Hail Map for Litchfield, MN

The Litchfield, MN area has had 6 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 11 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Litchfield, MN on 28 occasions, including 5 occasions during the past year.

Name: Litchfield, MN
Where Located: 59.5 miles E of Montevideo, MN
Map: Google Map for Litchfield, MN
Population: 6726
Housing Units: 2930
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Litchfield, MN

Date / Time Report Details
9/20/2017 1:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 9/20/2017 1:42 AM CDT At 137 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near rockville to near forest city to near lakeside, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, dassel around 140 am cdt. kimball around 150 am cdt. st. cloud and annandale around 155 am cdt. cokato and maple lake around 200 am cdt. winsted, howard lake, clearwater and clear lake around 205 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include enfield, silver creek, fairhaven, south haven, st augusta, smith lake, greenleaf, darwin, santiago and french lake.
9/20/2017 1:30 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 9/20/2017 1:36 AM CDT At 130 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near watkins to near strout to near lakeside, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. these severe storms will be near, watkins around 135 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include greenleaf, strout, hawick, thorpe, manannah, corvuso, lake koronis regional park, cedar mills and forest city.
9/20/2017 1:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 9/20/2017 1:06 AM CDT At 101 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near spicer to blomkest to near bechyn, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, new london and spicer around 105 am cdt. atwater and cosmos around 120 am cdt. grove city around 125 am cdt. litchfield and watkins around 135 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kandiyohi, strout, thorpe, corvuso, blomkest, lake lillian, greenleaf, green lake and danube.
7/19/2017 10:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/19/2017 10:18 PM CDT At 1014 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near grove city, or 19 miles east of willmar, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, litchfield and grove city.
7/19/2017 9:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/19/2017 10:03 PM CDT At 959 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over green lake, or 11 miles northeast of willmar, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
6/11/2017 8:11 AM CDT Mesonet station lfsm5... litchfield 3 in meeker county MN, 3.7 miles N of Litchfield, MN
6/11/2017 7:54 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/11/2017 7:57 AM CDT At 753 am cdt, a severe squall line capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage was located over forest city, or 21 miles north of hutchinson, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of north central meeker county, including the following locations: forest city and litchfield airport.
6/11/2017 7:36 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/11/2017 7:39 AM CDT At 735 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near manannah to cedar mills to near hutchinson airport to near st george, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of western meeker, east central redwood, eastern kandiyohi and eastern renville counties, including the following locations: litchfield airport, kandiyohi, redwood falls airport, strout, thorpe, corvuso, regal, lake lillian, greenleaf and green lake.
6/11/2017 7:34 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/11/2017 7:38 AM CDT At 733 am cdt, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located near atwater, or 9 miles east of willmar, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. these dangerous storms will be near, grove city around 740 am cdt. litchfield around 750 am cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include forest city, manannah and litchfield airport. this includes u. s. Highway 12 between mile markers 81 and 106.
6/11/2017 7:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/11/2017 7:26 AM CDT At 721 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from atwater to 6 miles southwest of hector, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, litchfield and stewart around 735 am cdt. dassel and brownton around 745 am cdt. glencoe and annandale around 755 am cdt. green isle around 800 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include litchfield airport, south haven, glencoe airport, hutchinson airport, smith lake, sumter, greenleaf, darwin, biscay and french lake. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 12 between mile markers 99 and 126. u. s. Highway 212 between mile markers 102 and 126.
6/11/2017 7:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/11/2017 7:17 AM CDT At 713 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near new london to near lake lillian to 6 miles southwest of thorpe to near morton, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters damage and 70 mph winds with this storm). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. these severe storms will be near, cosmos around 725 am cdt. fairfax around 730 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, delhi, willmar airport, blomkest, lake lillian, green lake, cedar mills, litchfield airport, kandiyohi and redwood falls airport.
6/11/2017 6:50 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/11/2017 6:53 AM CDT At 648 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near benson to maynard to near minnesota falls to milroy, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters measured 71 mph winds along with downed powerlines). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, renville, raymond and prinsburg around 705 am cdt. willmar, redwood falls and olivia around 715 am cdt. new london, spicer, bird island and morton around 720 am cdt. franklin around 725 am cdt. hector and cosmos around 730 am cdt. fairfax, buffalo lake and grove city around 735 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, delhi, willmar airport, blomkest, lake lillian, green lake, cedar mills, litchfield airport, kandiyohi and redwood falls airport. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 12 between mile markers 64 and 101. u. s. highway 212 between mile markers 63 and 101. u. s. highway 8 in minnesota near mile marker 6. u. s. Highway 71 between mile markers 70 and 144.
3/6/2017 4:41 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 3/6/2017 4:44 PM CST At 440 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near darwin to near dassel to hutchinson, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, dassel around 445 pm cst. cokato around 450 pm cst. annandale and howard lake around 500 pm cst. maple lake around 505 pm cst. montrose and clearwater around 510 pm cst. buffalo and monticello around 515 pm cst. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central minnesota.
3/6/2017 4:34 PM CST Quarter sized hail reported 1 miles N of Litchfield, MN, .
8/28/2016 7:10 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 11.9 miles NNE of Litchfield, MN, quarter sized hail covering the road at intersection of 150th and 570th st.
7/11/2016 5:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/11/2016 5:35 PM CDT At 532 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located over litchfield airport, or 20 miles north of hutchinson, moving northeast at 30 mph (public confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern meeker county, including the following locations: forest city, darwin and litchfield airport.
7/11/2016 5:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/11/2016 5:25 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near litchfield, or 17 miles northwest of hutchinson, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, litchfield around 530 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include forest city, darwin and litchfield airport.
7/11/2016 5:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/11/2016 5:16 PM CDT At 512 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over strout, or 16 miles northwest of hutchinson, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, litchfield around 530 pm cdt. dassel around 540 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include darwin, forest city, strout and litchfield airport. this includes u. s. Highway 12 between mile markers 94 and 114.
7/5/2016 4:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/5/2016 4:58 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern stearns and northeastern meeker counties will expire at 500 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for central minnesota.
7/5/2016 4:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/5/2016 4:42 PM CDT At 438 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near french lake, or 18 miles west of buffalo, moving east at 35 mph. this is a very dangerous storm (public). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be heavily damaged. expect considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles. extensive tree damage and power outages are likely. this severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of southeastern stearns and northeastern meeker counties, including the following locations: darwin, fairhaven and forest city. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for central minnesota.
7/5/2016 4:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/5/2016 4:20 PM CDT At 416 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near watkins, or 25 miles southwest of st. cloud, moving east at 35 mph (public). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe storm will be near, watkins around 425 pm cdt. kimball around 435 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include darwin, fairhaven, st nicholas, forest city and litchfield airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for central minnesota.
7/5/2016 4:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/5/2016 4:10 PM CDT At 404 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over manannah, or 22 miles northeast of willmar, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe thunderstorm will be near, watkins around 425 pm cdt. kimball around 435 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include darwin, fairhaven, st nicholas, forest city and litchfield airport. this includes u. s. highway 12 between mile markers 95 and 114. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for central minnesota.
6/17/2016 3:28 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern meeker county will expire at 330 pm cdt. the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits. and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. However small hail and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm.
6/17/2016 3:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/17/2016 3:13 PM CDT At 310 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over greenleaf, or 8 miles northwest of hutchinson, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, litchfield, dassel, cosmos, greenleaf, darwin, cedar mills, corvuso, strout and litchfield airport.
6/17/2016 2:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/17/2016 2:59 PM CDT At 255 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near strout, or 14 miles northwest of hutchinson, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, litchfield, dassel, grove city, cosmos, greenleaf, forest city, darwin, cedar mills, corvuso, strout and litchfield airport.
6/17/2016 2:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/17/2016 2:43 PM CDT At 238 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near strout, or 16 miles northwest of hutchinson, moving south at 25 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of meeker county, including the following locations: greenleaf, cedar mills, forest city, corvuso, darwin, strout and litchfield airport.
6/17/2016 2:33 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 6.7 miles SSE of Litchfield, MN, .
6/17/2016 2:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 6/17/2016 2:27 PM CDT At 222 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over grove city, or 20 miles east of willmar, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, litchfield around 235 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include greenleaf, cedar mills, forest city, corvuso, darwin, strout and litchfield airport. this includes u. s. Highway 12 between mile markers 89 and 114.
8/9/2015 11:56 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 8/9/2015 11:59 AM CDT At 1156 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over greenleaf, or 7 miles northwest of hutchinson, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. this severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of southwestern meeker, southeastern kandiyohi and northeastern renville counties, including the following locations, greenleaf, thorpe, lakeside, cedar mills, strout and corvuso. this includes u. s. Highway 12 near mile marker 87, and between mile markers 102 and 105.
8/9/2015 11:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 8/9/2015 11:35 AM CDT At 1130 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near thorpe, or 13 miles southeast of willmar, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, cosmos around 1140 am cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include greenleaf, cedar mills, corvuso, thorpe, lakeside, lake lillian and strout. this includes u. s. Highway 12 near mile marker 83, and between mile markers 102 and 105.
7/17/2015 11:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/17/2015 11:34 PM CDT At 1131 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from st nicholas to near kimball to near lakeside, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, hutchinson, annandale and kimball around 1145 pm cdt. silver lake around 1155 pm cdt. maple lake, clearwater and lester prairie around 1200 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include greenleaf, fairhaven, forest city, waverly, darwin, st augusta, rassat, smith lake, luxemburg and south haven. this includes the following highways, interstate 94 in minnesota between mile markers 173 and 182. u. s. Highway 12 between mile markers 96 and 129.
7/17/2015 11:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/17/2015 11:12 PM CDT At 1108 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near roscoe to near eden valley to near cosmos, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, eden valley around 1115 pm cdt. richmond and watkins around 1120 pm cdt. cold spring and kimball around 1130 pm cdt. rockville around 1135 pm cdt. hutchinson and annandale around 1140 pm cdt. silver lake around 1150 pm cdt. maple lake around 1155 pm cdt. clearwater and lester prairie around 1200 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include greenleaf, fairhaven, forest city, waverly, darwin, st augusta, rassat, smith lake, luxemburg and south haven. this includes the following highways, interstate 94 in minnesota between mile markers 173 and 182. u. s. Highway 12 between mile markers 93 and 129.
7/17/2015 10:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/17/2015 11:02 PM CDT At 1058 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lake henry to near grove city to near lake lillian, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, grove city around 1105 pm cdt. litchfield, cold spring, richmond, eden valley and cosmos around 1115 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lake henry, forest city, georgeville, kandiyohi, svea, hawick, lake koronis regional park, lake lillian, luxemburg and manannah. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 12 between mile markers 73 and 105. u. s. highway 8 in minnesota near mile marker 6. u. s. Highway 71 between mile markers 108 and 147.
7/17/2015 10:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/17/2015 10:33 PM CDT At 1030 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from belgrade to near pennock to gluek, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, willmar and belgrade around 1035 pm cdt. new london and spicer around 1045 pm cdt. paynesville, raymond and prinsburg around 1050 pm cdt. atwater around 1055 pm cdt. richmond and grove city around 1100 pm cdt. litchfield and cold spring around 1110 pm cdt. rockville and cosmos around 1115 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lake henry, forest city, georgeville, kandiyohi, svea, hawick, lake koronis regional park, norway lake, willmar airport and lake lillian. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 12 between mile markers 69 and 105. u. s. highway 8 in minnesota near mile marker 6. u. s. Highway 71 between mile markers 108 and 147.
7/12/2015 9:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/12/2015 9:23 PM CDT At 919 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from enfield to near st nicholas, moving southeast at 25 mph (trained weather spotters reported a measured 69 mph wind gust with this line of storms). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. these severe storms will be near, monticello around 925 pm cdt. big lake around 935 pm cdt. albertville around 950 pm cdt. annandale around 955 pm cdt. st. michael and otsego around 1000 pm cdt. independence and maple lake around 1010 pm cdt. buffalo, montrose and howard lake around 1015 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include buffalo airport, pleasant lake, darwin, rassat, luxemburg, south haven, enfield, roscoe, st. martin and french lake. this includes interstate 94 in minnesota between mile markers 158 and 205. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for east central minnesota.
7/12/2015 8:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Litchfield, MN at 7/12/2015 8:57 PM CDT At 853 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from clear lake to near richmond, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, clearwater around 900 pm cdt. monticello and watkins around 915 pm cdt. big lake around 920 pm cdt. kimball around 925 pm cdt. albertville and annandale around 935 pm cdt. st. michael and otsego around 945 pm cdt. maple lake around 950 pm cdt. buffalo around 1000 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include greenleaf, buffalo airport, pleasant lake, darwin, rassat, luxemburg, south haven, enfield, roscoe and st. martin. this includes interstate 94 in minnesota between mile markers 158 and 205. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for east central minnesota.
5/16/2015 8:08 PM CDT The tornado warning for central meeker county will expire at 815 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central minnesota.
5/16/2015 7:55 PM CDT At 754 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over darwin, or 15 miles north of hutchinson, moving north at 30 mph between litchfield and darwin (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of central meeker county, including the following locations, darwin. Radar indicated.
5/16/2015 7:40 PM CDT At 739 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over greenleaf, or 9 miles northwest of hutchinson, moving north at 20 mph toward darwin (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, dassel around 800 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include greenleaf and darwin. Radar indicated.
5/16/2015 7:24 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern meeker and northeastern renville counties will expire at 730 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central minnesota. remember, a tornado warning still remains in effect for meeker and mcleod counties.
5/16/2015 7:03 PM CDT At 702 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lakeside, or 10 miles west of hutchinson, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, cosmos around 710 pm cdt. litchfield around 730 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include lakeside, strout, corvuso and cedar mills. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central minnesota. 1. 50in.
8/6/2013 6:07 PM CDT 6 inch branches dow in meeker county MN, 0.5 miles SSE of Litchfield, MN
5/3/2012 1:26 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles NE of Litchfield, MN
5/3/2012 1:16 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles NE of Litchfield, MN
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles NE of Litchfield, MN, occurred near intersection of county roads 22 and 12.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Litchfield raws in meeker county MN, 3.7 miles N of Litchfield, MN
1/1/0001 12:00 AM 6-8 in branches down in eastern litchfield in meeker county MN, 0.3 miles NE of Litchfield, MN
1/1/0001 12:00 AM 24 inch diameter tree uproote in meeker county MN, 6 miles NE of Litchfield, MN