Hail Map for Melcher-Dallas, IA

The Melcher-Dallas, IA area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 12 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Melcher-Dallas, IA on 37 occasions, including 8 occasions during the past year.

Name: Melcher-Dallas, IA
Where Located: 31.8 miles SE of Des Moines, IA
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Population: 1288
Housing Units: 584
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Melcher-Dallas, IA

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8/28/2018 5:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 8/28/2018 5:13 PM CDT At 509 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of chariton, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, chariton, albia, russell, lovilia, bussey, lucas, williamson, hamilton, derby, melrose, marysville, red haw lake state park, albia municipal airport and chariton municipal airport.
8/28/2018 4:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 8/28/2018 4:54 PM CDT At 450 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of chariton, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/28/2018 4:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 8/28/2018 4:39 PM CDT At 434 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over knoxville raceway, or over knoxville, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2018 12:59 PM CDT 6 to 12 inch trees down. power lines dow in marion county IA, 0.2 miles S of Melcher-Dallas, IA
6/28/2018 12:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/28/2018 12:57 PM CDT At 1252 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pella to 8 miles west of albia to 6 miles northwest of rathbun lake, moving east at 60 mph. these are very dangerous storms (trained weather spotters. numerous reports of wind damage have been reported with these storms. radar indicates winds speeds of 80 to 85 mph possible). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and nickel 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. Locations impacted include, oskaloosa, pella, knoxville, centerville, chariton, albia, pleasantville, new sharon, melcher-dallas, eddyville, lake sundown, rathbun lake, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, moravia, moulton, russell, lovilia, beacon and university park.
6/28/2018 12:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/28/2018 12:41 PM CDT At 1238 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pleasantville to 8 miles south of melcher-dallas to near chariton, moving east at 60 mph. these are very dangerous storms (trained weather spotters. these storms are producing widespread wind damage). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and nickel 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.
6/28/2018 12:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/28/2018 12:32 PM CDT At 1227 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles southeast of carlisle to 6 miles west of melcher-dallas to 8 miles northwest of chariton, moving east at 55 mph. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated. a measured gusts of 68 mph was reported in indianola at 1215pm. stronger winds are possible). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and nickel 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. locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, knoxville, carlisle, monroe, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, avenue of the saints event center, lake red rock, milo, hartford, martensdale, lacona, cumming, williamson, st. marys and ackworth. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 50 and 60, and between mile markers 63 and 64.
6/28/2018 12:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/28/2018 12:16 PM CDT At 1212 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near indianola, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. these storms have produced wind damage in the warned counties). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/6/2018 8:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/6/2018 8:10 PM CDT At 757 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over albia, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, oskaloosa, chariton, albia, melcher-dallas, eddyville, ottumwa industrial airport, fremont, russell, lovilia, university park, bussey, blakesburg, rose hill, kirkville, williamson, hamilton, melrose, chillicothe, keomah village and marysville.
6/6/2018 7:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/6/2018 8:00 PM CDT At 757 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over albia, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, oskaloosa, chariton, albia, melcher-dallas, eddyville, ottumwa industrial airport, fremont, russell, lovilia, university park, bussey, blakesburg, rose hill, kirkville, williamson, hamilton, melrose, chillicothe, keomah village and marysville.
6/6/2018 7:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/6/2018 7:20 PM CDT At 714 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southeast of pella, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/12/2018 4:06 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 5/12/2018 4:10 AM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 430 am cdt for southwestern marion and southeastern warren counties. at 405 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles west of melcher-dallas, or 11 miles southeast of indianola, moving east at 40 mph. hazard. Quarter size hail.
5/12/2018 3:39 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 5/12/2018 3:46 AM CDT At 339 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near indianola, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/28/2017 12:55 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/28/2017 5:58 PM CDT At 555 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near pleasantville, or 11 miles west of knoxville, moving east at 30 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, pleasantville around 600 pm cdt. melcher-dallas around 610 pm cdt. lake red rock around 615 pm cdt. knoxville and knoxville raceway around 620 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include sandyville, knoxville municipal airport and milo.
6/15/2017 9:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/15/2017 9:31 PM CDT At 926 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over melcher-dallas, or 9 miles southwest of knoxville, moving east at 30 mph (law enforcement. at 9:24pm, law enforcment reported golf ball sized hail in melcher-dallas). 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. Locations impacted include, pella, knoxville, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, lovilia, bussey, harvey, hamilton, marysville, pella municipal airport and knoxville municipal airport.
6/15/2017 9:21 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.2 miles S of Melcher-Dallas, IA
6/15/2017 9:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/15/2017 9:25 PM CDT At 918 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near melcher-dallas, or 13 miles southwest of knoxville, moving east at 30 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.
5/17/2017 4:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 5/17/2017 5:08 PM CDT At 427 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carlisle to near knoxville to near lake sundown, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/17/2017 12:12 AM CDT Numerous trees downed along with power line in marion county IA, 0.2 miles S of Melcher-Dallas, IA
4/15/2017 8:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 4/15/2017 8:16 PM CDT At 812 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near knoxville, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, knoxville, melcher-dallas, marysville and knoxville municipal airport.
4/15/2017 7:54 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.2 miles S of Melcher-Dallas, IA, trained spotter reported reported nickel to quarter sized hail on the north side of melcher-dallas.
4/15/2017 7:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 4/15/2017 7:49 PM CDT At 746 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of chariton, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
4/15/2017 7:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 4/15/2017 7:52 PM CDT At 746 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of chariton, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
4/10/2017 12:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 4/10/2017 12:26 AM CDT At 1221 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over melcher-dallas, or near knoxville, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
4/10/2017 12:20 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.5 miles N of Melcher-Dallas, IA
4/10/2017 12:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 4/10/2017 12:14 AM CDT At 1211 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles west of melcher-dallas, or 12 miles northwest of chariton, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, melcher-dallas and lacona.
4/10/2017 12:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 4/10/2017 12:04 AM CDT At 1159 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northeast of osceola, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/6/2017 7:54 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 3/6/2017 7:57 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for marion and southeastern warren counties will expire at 800 pm cst, 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 cst for central and south central iowa. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for eastern portions of marion county.
3/6/2017 7:45 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 3/6/2017 7:50 PM CST At 745 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near pella, moving east at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, pella, knoxville, monroe, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, bussey, lacona, harvey, hamilton, marysville, pella municipal airport, knoxville municipal airport and elk rock state park. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central and south central iowa.
3/6/2017 7:21 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 3/6/2017 7:25 PM CST At 720 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 10 miles west of melcher-dallas, or 10 miles southeast of indianola, moving east at 55 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, melcher-dallas around 730 pm cst. knoxville, knoxville raceway and lake red rock around 740 pm cst. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include elk rock state park, lacona, milo and knoxville municipal airport.
3/6/2017 7:12 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 3/6/2017 7:16 PM CST At 712 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over indianola, moving east at 55 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 10:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 8/11/2016 10:25 PM CDT At 1021 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles north of pella to 14 miles southeast of knoxville to 10 miles west of albia to near corydon, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, pella, knoxville, chariton, monroe, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, rathbun lake, russell, lovilia, bussey, harvey, lucas, leighton, williamson, hamilton, derby, melrose, marysville and millerton.
8/11/2016 9:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 8/11/2016 10:03 PM CDT At 958 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from monroe to near melcher-dallas to 6 miles north of chariton to 10 miles northwest of corydon, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/11/2016 9:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 8/11/2016 9:39 PM CDT At 932 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carlisle to 10 miles south of indianola to near lakeside casino, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters. at 923pm...a 63 mph gust was reported 2 miles west of murray). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, des moines, indianola, norwalk, osceola, carlisle, monroe, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, lakeside casino, avenue of the saints event center, lake red rock, milo, hartford, murray, st. Charles, new virginia, truro, martensdale, lacona and lorimor.
8/11/2016 9:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 8/11/2016 9:23 PM CDT At 920 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near avenue of the saints event center, or 9 miles southwest of indianola, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
11/11/2015 3:27 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 11/11/2015 3:30 PM CST At 326 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from drake stadium and knapp center to 7 miles east of indianola to 8 miles southeast of chariton, moving east at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/28/2015 8:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 7/28/2015 8:53 PM CDT At 850 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near melcher-dallas, or 11 miles southwest of knoxville, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, melcher-dallas, lovilia, lacona, williamson and marysville.
7/28/2015 8:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 7/28/2015 8:40 PM CDT At 837 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of pleasantville, or 11 miles west of knoxville, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/28/2015 5:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 7/28/2015 5:54 PM CDT At 551 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near knoxville, moving east at 20 mph. this is a very dangerous storm (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts. 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. Locations impacted include, pella, knoxville, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, bussey, harvey, hamilton, swan, marysville, elk rock state park, pella municipal airport and knoxville municipal airport.
7/28/2015 5:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 7/28/2015 5:40 PM CDT At 537 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near knoxville raceway, or near knoxville, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, pella, knoxville, monroe, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, milo, hartford, bussey, harvey, hamilton, ackworth, swan, marysville, sandyville, knoxville municipal airport, elk rock state park and pella municipal airport.
7/28/2015 5:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 7/28/2015 5:27 PM CDT At 524 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pleasantville, or 10 miles northwest of knoxville, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/24/2015 9:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/24/2015 9:42 PM CDT At 939 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 13 miles northwest of albia to 8 miles southeast of chariton to 8 miles north of leon, moving southeast at 35 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. locations impacted include, knoxville, osceola, chariton, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, russell, harvey, lucas, woodburn, williamson, hamilton, derby, melrose, marysville, chariton municipal airport, red haw lake state park and knoxville municipal airport. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 25 and 31. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for south central iowa.
6/24/2015 9:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/24/2015 9:29 PM CDT At 924 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles east of melcher-dallas to 4 miles northwest of chariton to 6 miles southwest of osceola, moving southeast 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. locations impacted include, knoxville, osceola, chariton, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lakeside casino, lake red rock, murray, russell, lacona, harvey, lucas, woodburn, williamson, hamilton, derby, melrose, marysville and chariton municipal airport. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 25 and 39. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for south central iowa.
6/24/2015 9:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melcher-Dallas, IA at 6/24/2015 9:13 PM CDT At 909 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles northwest of melcher-dallas to 12 miles northwest of chariton to 9 miles west of lakeside casino, moving southeast 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.