Hail Map for Melbourne, IA

The Melbourne, IA area has had 2 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 13 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Melbourne, IA on 22 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Melbourne, IA
Where Located: 36.1 miles NE of Des Moines, IA
Map: Google Map for Melbourne, IA
Population: 830
Housing Units: 354
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Melbourne, IA

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7/19/2018 3:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 7/19/2018 3:58 PM CDT The tornado warning for southeastern story and southern marshall counties will expire at 400 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 iowa. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines.
7/19/2018 3:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 7/19/2018 3:41 PM CDT At 338 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near baxter, or 14 miles southeast of nevada, moving east at 30 mph (law enforcement confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging 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 tornado will be near, state center around 350 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include le grand, collins, rhodes, ferguson, laurel, green mountain, haverhill and melbourne.
7/19/2018 3:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 7/19/2018 3:26 PM CDT At 322 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 7 miles northwest of baxter, or 13 miles southeast of nevada, moving east at 55 mph (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, state center around 330 pm cdt. marshalltown around 345 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include le grand, collins, rhodes, ferguson, laurel, green mountain, haverhill and melbourne.
6/30/2018 7:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/30/2018 7:27 PM CDT At 724 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near nevada to 8 miles northwest of baxter, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/30/2018 6:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/30/2018 7:01 PM CDT At 657 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of state center to 9 miles southeast of nevada, moving northeast 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. locations impacted include, marshalltown, nevada, huxley, state center, maxwell, colo, melbourne, cambridge, elkhart, zearing, albion, collins, alleman, rhodes, liscomb, clemons and st. anthony. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 98 and 102.
6/30/2018 6:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/30/2018 6:52 PM CDT At 647 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near nevada to 6 miles southeast of huxley, moving northeast at 35 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.
6/6/2018 5:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/6/2018 5:50 PM CDT At 547 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near conrad, or 7 miles northeast of marshalltown, moving south at 15 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.
5/28/2018 3:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/28/2018 3:45 PM CDT At 338 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near state center, or 9 miles west of marshalltown, moving west at 10 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. locations impacted include, state center, melbourne, clemons and st. Anthony.
5/28/2018 3:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/28/2018 3:35 PM CDT At 332 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near state center, or 9 miles west of marshalltown, moving west at 10 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.
5/3/2018 8:42 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern marshall and northeastern jasper counties will expire at 845 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for central iowa.
5/3/2018 8:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/3/2018 8:23 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles west of marshalltown to 9 miles east of baxter to near newton, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters. at 755 pm, trained spotter reported at least 60 mph winds in collins). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, marshalltown, newton, rock creek lake, le grand, melbourne, gilman, laurel, haverhill, lambs grove, ferguson and rock creek state park. This includes interstate 80 near mile marker 163.
5/3/2018 8:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/3/2018 8:11 PM CDT At 806 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near state center to near baxter to near newton, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, marshalltown, newton, baxter, rock creek lake, le grand, melbourne, gilman, rhodes, laurel, haverhill, lambs grove, ferguson and rock creek state park. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 158 and 163.
5/3/2018 7:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/3/2018 7:53 PM CDT At 750 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles southwest of state center to 6 miles southwest of baxter to prairie city, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
10/13/2017 9:59 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 10/13/2017 10:05 AM CDT At 958 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nevada, moving east at 50 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, ames, nevada, state center, colo, melbourne, clemons and st. anthony. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 110 and 116.
10/13/2017 9:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 10/13/2017 9:50 AM CDT At 946 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over iowa state center, or over ames, moving east at 50 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.
7/20/2017 10:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 7/20/2017 10:55 PM CDT At 1049 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles southeast of eldora to near conrad to 6 miles southeast of marshalltown, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, marshalltown, state center, conrad, baxter, le grand, melbourne, gilman, albion, union, rhodes, liscomb, laurel, new providence, beaman, haverhill, whitten, clemons, ferguson, green mountain and st. Anthony.
7/20/2017 10:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 7/20/2017 10:31 PM CDT At 1028 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles south of eldora to near state center to near baxter, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, marshalltown, nevada, eldora, state center, conrad, baxter, le grand, maxwell, colo, melbourne, wellsburg, zearing, gilman, albion, collins, union, mccallsburg, rhodes, mingo and liscomb. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 119 and 120.
7/20/2017 10:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 7/20/2017 10:12 PM CDT At 1003 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles southeast of roland to 7 miles southeast of nevada to 7 miles north of mitchellville, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated. these storms have a history of producing 60 mph winds and tree damage). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/29/2017 4:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/29/2017 9:44 PM CDT At 938 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of marshalltown to 6 miles south of state center, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, marshalltown, le grand, melbourne, garwin, rhodes, montour, laurel, haverhill, ferguson, green mountain, marshalltown municipal airport and union grove state park.
6/29/2017 4:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/29/2017 9:28 PM CDT At 922 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles west of conrad to 6 miles east of nevada, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2017 12:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/28/2017 5:56 PM CDT At 552 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of marshalltown, moving east at 35 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.
6/28/2017 12:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/28/2017 5:43 PM CDT At 539 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near state center, or 13 miles southwest of marshalltown, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). 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. locations impacted include, state center, baxter, colo, melbourne, collins and rhodes. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central iowa.
6/28/2017 12:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/28/2017 5:30 PM CDT At 524 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near state center, or 12 miles east of nevada, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. ping pong sized hail was reported at colo at 520 pm. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/28/2017 12:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 6/28/2017 5:14 PM CDT At 511 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southeast of nevada, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). 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.
5/17/2017 5:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/17/2017 5:13 PM CDT At 505 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near webster city to 9 miles southwest of eldora to 10 miles northwest of rock creek lake, moving northeast at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. numerous reports of 60 to 70 mph winds have been reported with these storms with trees and powerlines down). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, marshalltown, newton, webster city, nevada, iowa falls, eldora, grundy center, toledo, story city, tama, traer, reinbeck, ackley, state center, dysart, roland, jewell junction, dike, conrad and baxter. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 118 and 150. interstate 80 between mile markers 164 and 165. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, north central and northeastern iowa.
5/17/2017 4:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/17/2017 5:12 PM CDT At 452 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles north of boone to 6 miles east of roland to newton, moving northeast at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. numerous reports of 60 to 70 mph winds with trees and powerlines downed). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/17/2017 4:40 PM CDT At 440 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles northwest of boone to near nevada to near colfax, moving northeast at 70 mph (trained weather spotters. these storms have a history of producing wind gusts from 60 to 70 mph with numerous trees down and minor structural damage). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, ames, ankeny, newton, altoona, boone, nevada, jefferson, bondurant, story city, huxley, madrid, mitchellville, colfax, ogden, prairie city, slater, state center, roland, baxter and gilbert. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 91 and 126. interstate 80 between mile markers 141 and 164. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central and west central iowa.
5/17/2017 4:17 PM CDT At 415 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles south of jefferson to near grimes to near carlisle, moving north at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. at 410 pm...65 to 70 mph winds were reported in west des moines). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
3/6/2017 7:53 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 3/6/2017 7:57 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern polk, marshall and jasper counties will expire at 800 pm cst, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central iowa. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for portions of marshall and jasper counties until 845 pm.
3/6/2017 7:37 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 3/6/2017 7:41 PM CST At 736 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from conrad to near prairie city, moving east at 40 mph (emergency management reported approximately 65 mph winds in state center). 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, marshalltown, newton, colfax, monroe, prairie city, state center, baxter, iowa speedway, rock creek lake, le grand, melbourne, sully, kellogg, gilman, runnells, albion, lynnville, rhodes, liscomb and laurel. this includes interstate 80 between mile markers 153 and 180. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central iowa.
3/6/2017 7:07 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 3/6/2017 7:10 PM CST At 706 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 13 miles southwest of eldora to southridge mall, moving east at 40 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.
8/11/2016 9:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 8/11/2016 9:57 PM CDT At 951 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles southeast of roland to 10 miles west of baxter to near prairie city, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, des moines, ankeny, newton, altoona, pleasant hill, nevada, carlisle, bondurant, mitchellville, colfax, monroe, prairie city, state center, baxter, adventureland amusement park, iowa state fairgrounds, prairie meadows, iowa speedway, maxwell and colo.
8/11/2016 9:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 8/11/2016 9:33 PM CDT At 926 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from ames to near ankeny to near carlisle, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated. these storms have a history of producing 60 mph wind gusts). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/4/2016 7:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 8/4/2016 7:26 PM CDT At 722 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near dysart to 7 miles south of meskwaki casino to near baxter, moving southeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, marshalltown, newton, grinnell, toledo, tama, traer, baxter, meskwaki casino, iowa speedway, rock creek lake, gladbrook, le grand, melbourne, kellogg, garwin, gilman, mingo, chelsea, montour and laurel.
8/4/2016 6:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 8/4/2016 6:57 PM CDT At 652 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near conrad to 10 miles west of baxter, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
5/26/2016 3:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/26/2016 3:48 AM CDT At 343 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles north of baxter, or 14 miles north of newton, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, state center, baxter, melbourne, collins, rhodes, laurel and haverhill.
5/26/2016 3:33 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/26/2016 3:36 AM CDT At 333 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of baxter, or 13 miles southeast of nevada, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, state center, baxter, maxwell, melbourne, collins, rhodes, laurel and haverhill.
5/26/2016 3:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 5/26/2016 3:24 AM CDT At 321 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of huxley, or 10 miles northeast of ankeny, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
11/11/2015 4:19 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 11/11/2015 4:22 PM CST At 419 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles southwest of big wall lake to 11 miles east of roland to 8 miles south of marshalltown, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, newton, webster city, iowa falls, state center, roland, jewell junction, baxter, colo, hubbard, melbourne, alden, kellogg, zearing, radcliffe, ellsworth, williams, mccallsburg, rhodes, new providence and blairsburg. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 132 and 150. interstate 80 between mile markers 168 and 174. A tornado watch remains in effect until 600 pm cst for central iowa.
11/11/2015 4:12 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 11/11/2015 4:15 PM CST At 412 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles south of marshalltown, moving northeast at 50 mph (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, marshalltown around 425 pm cst. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include green mountain, garwin, ferguson, union grove state park, le grand, laurel, albion, gilman, melbourne and gladbrook.
11/11/2015 3:52 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melbourne, IA at 11/11/2015 3:55 PM CST At 351 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles south of webster city to 5 miles south of nevada to 5 miles west of newton, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/28/2015 4:20 PM CDT Trees and power lines down. tree on house. report relayed by e in marshall county IA, 0.2 miles N of Melbourne, IA
4/19/2015 4:47 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.9 miles SSW of Melbourne, IA, highway 30 covered in quarter sized hail and ditches along the highway full of water
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.2 miles N of Melbourne, IA