Hail Map for Melvin, IA

The Melvin, IA area has had 1 report of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 7 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Melvin, IA on 28 occasions, including 8 occasions during the past year.

Name: Melvin, IA
Where Located: 48.7 miles NNW of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Melvin, IA
Population: 214
Housing Units: 130
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Melvin, IA

Date / Time Report Details
5/1/2018 7:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/1/2018 7:33 PM CDT At 725 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over melvin, or 11 miles southeast of sibley, moving northeast 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, ocheyedan around 735 pm cdt. harris around 740 pm cdt. Lake park and round lake around 745 pm cdt.
5/1/2018 7:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/1/2018 7:34 PM CDT At 725 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over melvin, or 11 miles southeast of sibley, moving northeast 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, ocheyedan around 735 pm cdt. harris around 740 pm cdt. Lake park and round lake around 745 pm cdt.
8/18/2017 8:50 PM CDT Farmstead damaged. no injurie in osceola county IA, 2.3 miles SE of Melvin, IA
8/18/2017 8:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 8/18/2017 8:29 PM CDT At 825 pm cdt, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was located over melvin, or 11 miles southeast of sibley, moving southeast at 25 mph. this is a particularly dangerous situation. take cover now! (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. You are in a life-threatening situation. flying debris may be deadly to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be destroyed. considerable damage to homes, businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete destruction is possible. the tornado will be near, hartley around 845 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include moneta.
8/18/2017 8:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 8/18/2017 8:20 PM CDT At 816 pm cdt, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was located over melvin, or 7 miles southeast of sibley, moving southeast at 30 mph. this is a particularly dangerous situation. take cover now! (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. You are in a life-threatening situation. flying debris may be deadly to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be destroyed. considerable damage to homes, businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete destruction is possible. the tornado will be near, melvin around 825 pm cdt. Hartley around 830 pm cdt.
8/18/2017 8:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 8/18/2017 8:14 PM CDT At 810 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located between sibley and melvin, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and two inch 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, melvin around 815 pm cdt. Hartley around 830 pm cdt.
8/18/2017 8:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 8/18/2017 8:11 PM CDT At 806 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near sibley, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and hail up to two inches in diameter. 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, ocheyedan around 810 pm cdt. melvin around 820 pm cdt. Hartley around 830 pm cdt.
8/1/2017 5:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 8/1/2017 5:35 PM CDT At 530 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sibley, moving southeast 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, ashton around 550 pm cdt. Melvin around 600 pm cdt.
6/13/2017 10:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/13/2017 10:42 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for osceola, northwestern o`brien, lyon, southeastern lincoln, southwestern jackson, nobles, murray and southwestern cottonwood counties will expire at 1045 pm cdt, 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 200 am cdt for northwestern iowa, and southwestern minnesota.
6/13/2017 10:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/13/2017 10:42 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for osceola, northwestern o`brien, lyon, southeastern lincoln, southwestern jackson, nobles, murray and southwestern cottonwood counties will expire at 1045 pm cdt, 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 200 am cdt for northwestern iowa, and southwestern minnesota.
6/13/2017 10:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/13/2017 10:26 PM CDT At 1020 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near tracy to near sibley, moving east at 55 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. these severe storms will be near, tracy around 1025 pm cdt. harris around 1035 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include avoca, lynd, garvin, hadley, kinbrae, dundee, iona and bigelow. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern iowa, and southwestern minnesota.
6/13/2017 10:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/13/2017 10:26 PM CDT At 1020 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near tracy to near sibley, moving east at 55 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. these severe storms will be near, tracy around 1025 pm cdt. harris around 1035 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include avoca, lynd, garvin, hadley, kinbrae, dundee, iona and bigelow. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern iowa, and southwestern minnesota.
6/13/2017 9:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/13/2017 10:01 PM CDT At 957 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ghent to near hawarden, moving east at 20 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, minneota and ghent around 1005 pm cdt. marshall around 1015 pm cdt. cottonwood around 1035 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kenneth, avoca, lynd, garvin, hadley, kinbrae, dundee, steen, iona and magnolia. precautionary/preparedness actions, for your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. this is a dangerous situation. these storms are producing widespread wind damage across parts of southwest minnesota. Seek shelter now inside a sturdy structure and stay away from windows! && a tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern iowa, and southwestern minnesota.
6/13/2017 9:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/13/2017 10:01 PM CDT At 957 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ghent to near hawarden, moving east at 20 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, minneota and ghent around 1005 pm cdt. marshall around 1015 pm cdt. cottonwood around 1035 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kenneth, avoca, lynd, garvin, hadley, kinbrae, dundee, steen, iona and magnolia. precautionary/preparedness actions, for your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. this is a dangerous situation. these storms are producing widespread wind damage across parts of southwest minnesota. Seek shelter now inside a sturdy structure and stay away from windows! && a tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern iowa, and southwestern minnesota.
5/28/2017 8:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/28/2017 8:28 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern osceola, western dickinson, northwestern clay and northeastern o`brien counties will expire at 830 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
5/28/2017 8:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/28/2017 8:17 PM CDT At 813 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake park to near melvin, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. these severe storms will be near, lake park around 820 pm cdt. spirit lake, milford, okoboji, orleans, wahpeton and west okoboji around 825 pm cdt. arnolds park around 830 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include moneta.
5/28/2017 7:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/28/2017 8:00 PM CDT At 756 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthington to near george, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, ocheyedan and round lake around 805 pm cdt. sanborn and harris around 810 pm cdt. lake park and melvin around 815 pm cdt. hartley around 820 pm cdt. spirit lake, milford, arnolds park, okoboji, orleans, wahpeton and west okoboji around 825 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bigelow and moneta.
5/28/2017 7:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/28/2017 8:01 PM CDT The national weather service in sioux falls has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. east central lyon county in northwestern iowa. osceola county in northwestern iowa. western dickinson county in northwestern iowa. Northwestern clay county in northwestern iowa.
9/5/2016 2:11 AM CDT At 205 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sibley, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe storm will be near, melvin around 210 am cdt. Ocheyedan around 215 am cdt.
9/5/2016 2:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 9/5/2016 2:09 AM CDT At 205 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sibley, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe storm will be near, melvin around 210 am cdt. Ocheyedan around 215 am cdt.
9/5/2016 1:52 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 9/5/2016 1:55 AM CDT At 152 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near george, or 8 miles west of sibley, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe storm will be near, sibley and ashton around 200 am cdt. Ocheyedan and melvin around 215 am cdt.
9/5/2016 1:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 9/5/2016 1:40 AM CDT At 137 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rock rapids, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe thunderstorm will be near, george around 145 am cdt. little rock around 155 am cdt. sibley and ashton around 200 am cdt. Ocheyedan and melvin around 215 am cdt.
7/13/2016 8:34 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 8:38 AM CDT At 834 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of hartley, or 16 miles northwest of spencer in clay county, moving east at 65 mph (trained weather spotters. at 815 am cdt a 62 mph wind gust was reported in sheldon). 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 storm will be near, wahpeton and fostoria around 845 am cdt. spirit lake, milford, arnolds park, okoboji and west okoboji around 850 am cdt. terril around 855 am cdt. superior around 900 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
7/13/2016 8:34 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 8:38 AM CDT At 834 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of hartley, or 16 miles northwest of spencer in clay county, moving east at 65 mph (trained weather spotters. at 815 am cdt a 62 mph wind gust was reported in sheldon). 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 storm will be near, wahpeton and fostoria around 845 am cdt. spirit lake, milford, arnolds park, okoboji and west okoboji around 850 am cdt. terril around 855 am cdt. superior around 900 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
7/13/2016 8:24 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 8:29 AM CDT At 823 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over melvin, or 11 miles southeast of sibley, moving east at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. at 815 am cdt a 62 mph wind gust was reported in sheldon). 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 storm will be near, fostoria around 845 am cdt. milford, arnolds park, okoboji, wahpeton and west okoboji around 850 am cdt. spirit lake around 855 am cdt. terril and superior around 900 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
7/13/2016 8:24 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 8:29 AM CDT At 823 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over melvin, or 11 miles southeast of sibley, moving east at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. at 815 am cdt a 62 mph wind gust was reported in sheldon). 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 storm will be near, fostoria around 845 am cdt. milford, arnolds park, okoboji, wahpeton and west okoboji around 850 am cdt. spirit lake around 855 am cdt. terril and superior around 900 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
7/13/2016 8:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 8:26 AM CDT At 809 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sheldon, moving east at 65 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, sanborn and melvin around 820 am cdt. hartley around 825 am cdt. fostoria around 840 am cdt. milford, arnolds park, okoboji, wahpeton and west okoboji around 845 am cdt. terril around 850 am cdt. superior around 855 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
7/13/2016 8:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 8:27 AM CDT At 809 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sheldon, moving east at 65 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, sanborn and melvin around 820 am cdt. hartley around 825 am cdt. fostoria around 840 am cdt. milford, arnolds park, okoboji, wahpeton and west okoboji around 845 am cdt. terril around 850 am cdt. superior around 855 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
7/13/2016 7:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 7:19 AM CDT At 713 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near melvin, or 7 miles southeast of sibley, moving northeast at 45 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. This severe storm will be near, ocheyedan around 725 am cdt.
7/13/2016 7:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 7:04 AM CDT At 659 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ashton, or near sheldon, moving northeast at 45 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. this severe storm will be near, melvin around 715 am cdt. Ocheyedan around 725 am cdt.
7/13/2016 6:49 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 7/13/2016 6:52 AM CDT At 648 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over matlock, or near sheldon, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe thunderstorm will be near, sanborn and ashton around 705 am cdt. melvin around 715 am cdt. Ocheyedan around 725 am cdt.
6/17/2016 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/17/2016 8:49 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of worthing to near granville, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters. widespread spotter and public reports of 50 mph with occasional gusts to 60 mph). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, spencer in clay county, sioux center, orange city, sheldon, canton, sibley, rock rapids, rock valley, milford, hull, hartley, sanborn, alton, arnolds park, george, paullina, primghar, larchwood, inwood and okoboji.
6/17/2016 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/17/2016 8:50 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of worthing to near granville, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters. widespread spotter and public reports of 50 mph with occasional gusts to 60 mph). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, spencer in clay county, sioux center, orange city, sheldon, canton, sibley, rock rapids, rock valley, milford, hull, hartley, sanborn, alton, arnolds park, george, paullina, primghar, larchwood, inwood and okoboji.
6/17/2016 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/17/2016 8:50 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of worthing to near granville, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters. widespread spotter and public reports of 50 mph with occasional gusts to 60 mph). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, spencer in clay county, sioux center, orange city, sheldon, canton, sibley, rock rapids, rock valley, milford, hull, hartley, sanborn, alton, arnolds park, george, paullina, primghar, larchwood, inwood and okoboji.
6/17/2016 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/17/2016 8:21 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthing to near hospers, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/17/2016 8:21 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthing to near hospers, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/17/2016 8:21 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthing to near hospers, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/10/2016 10:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/10/2016 10:08 PM CDT At 1003 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ashton, or near sheldon, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, sanborn, melvin and archer around 1020 pm cdt. primghar around 1035 pm cdt. Hartley around 1045 pm cdt.
5/26/2016 12:11 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern osceola. southeastern lyon and northern o`brien counties will expire at 1215 am cdt. the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. However heavy rain and wind gusts to 40 mph are still possible with this thunderstorm.
5/26/2016 12:03 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/26/2016 12:06 AM CDT At 1202 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sanborn, or 10 miles east of sheldon, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters. at 1146 pm cdt...a 59 mph wind gust was reported by the sheldon observation station). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. This severe storm will be near, hartley around 1215 am cdt.
5/25/2016 11:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/26/2016 12:00 AM CDT At 1156 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthington to sanborn, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters. at 1146 pm cdt...sheldon awos reported a 59 mph wind gust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, melvin around 1200 am cdt. hartley and round lake around 1210 am cdt. everly around 1220 am cdt. spencer in clay county and fostoria around 1235 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, terril and lost island lake around 1245 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include dickens, moneta and alpha.
5/25/2016 11:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/26/2016 12:00 AM CDT At 1156 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthington to sanborn, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters. at 1146 pm cdt...sheldon awos reported a 59 mph wind gust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, melvin around 1200 am cdt. hartley and round lake around 1210 am cdt. everly around 1220 am cdt. spencer in clay county and fostoria around 1235 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, terril and lost island lake around 1245 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include dickens, moneta and alpha.
5/25/2016 11:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/25/2016 11:54 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sheldon, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. a 59 mph wind gust was reported in sheldon iowa). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe storm will be near, sanborn and primghar around 1200 am cdt. melvin around 1205 am cdt. Hartley around 1210 am cdt.
5/25/2016 11:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/25/2016 11:45 PM CDT At 1139 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sheldon, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe storm will be near, archer around 1150 pm cdt. sanborn and primghar around 1155 pm cdt. melvin around 1200 am cdt. Hartley around 1205 am cdt.
5/25/2016 11:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 5/25/2016 11:27 PM CDT At 1124 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over hull, or 7 miles northeast of sioux center, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, boyden around 1130 pm cdt. matlock around 1135 pm cdt. sheldon and hospers around 1140 pm cdt. archer around 1150 pm cdt. sanborn and primghar around 1155 pm cdt. melvin around 1200 am cdt. Hartley around 1205 am cdt.
4/24/2016 8:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 4/24/2016 8:48 PM CDT At 845 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over archer, or near sheldon, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, sanborn around 855 pm cdt. hartley around 900 pm cdt. melvin around 905 pm cdt. ocheyedan around 915 pm cdt. harris around 920 pm cdt. Lake park around 925 pm cdt.
10/23/2015 7:12 PM CDT The tornado warning for south central osceola and north central o`brien counties will expire at 715 pm cdt, the tornadic thunderstorm which prompted the warning has weakened. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. heavy rain will still be possible with this storm as it moves northeast.
10/23/2015 6:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 10/23/2015 7:03 PM CDT At 659 pm cdt, a thunderstorm with a history of tornadoes was located west of melvin, or 9 miles southeast of sibley, moving northeast at 20 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, melvin around 705 pm cdt.
10/23/2015 6:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 10/23/2015 6:47 PM CDT At 644 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near sanborn, or near sheldon, moving northeast at 20 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, melvin around 705 pm cdt.
9/9/2015 6:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 9/9/2015 6:17 PM CDT At 612 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sanborn, or 7 miles east of sheldon, moving southeast at 20 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 storm will be near, sanborn around 620 pm cdt. hartley around 630 pm cdt. The threat for damaging winds looks to be increasing with this storm as it moves toward sanborn.
9/9/2015 5:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 9/9/2015 5:52 PM CDT At 548 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near george, or 10 miles northwest of sheldon, moving east at 45 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, sheldon and ashton around 600 pm cdt. sanborn and melvin around 615 pm cdt. Hartley around 625 pm cdt.
6/22/2015 6:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 6:14 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern lyon, dickinson, northern clay, northeastern sioux, osceola, northern o`brien, southeastern murray, jackson, southern cottonwood and nobles counties will expire at 615 am cdt, 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. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 am cdt for northwestern iowa and southwestern minnesota.
6/22/2015 6:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 6:15 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern lyon, dickinson, northern clay, northeastern sioux, osceola, northern o`brien, southeastern murray, jackson, southern cottonwood and nobles counties will expire at 615 am cdt, 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. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 am cdt for northwestern iowa and southwestern minnesota.
6/22/2015 6:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 6:08 AM CDT At 604 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near butterfield to near sherburn to fostoria, moving east at 70 mph (emergency management reported 60 mph gusts in mountain lake at 602 am). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of eastern lyon, dickinson, northern clay, northeastern sioux, osceola, northern o`brien, southeastern murray, jackson, southern cottonwood and nobles counties, including the following locations, okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/22/2015 6:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 6:09 AM CDT At 604 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near butterfield to near sherburn to fostoria, moving east at 70 mph (emergency management reported 60 mph gusts in mountain lake at 602 am). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of eastern lyon, dickinson, northern clay, northeastern sioux, osceola, northern o`brien, southeastern murray, jackson, southern cottonwood and nobles counties, including the following locations, okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/22/2015 5:59 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 6:02 AM CDT At 559 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mountain lake to jackson in jackson county to near everly, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, terril around 615 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/22/2015 5:59 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 6:03 AM CDT At 559 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mountain lake to jackson in jackson county to near everly, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, terril around 615 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/22/2015 5:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 5:50 AM CDT At 547 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles south of storden to 6 miles southwest of lakefield to near melvin, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, lakefield around 550 am cdt. windom and kilen woods state park around 555 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, mountain lake, everly and bingham lake around 600 am cdt. spencer in clay county and fostoria around 605 am cdt. terril around 615 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/22/2015 5:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 5:50 AM CDT At 547 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles south of storden to 6 miles southwest of lakefield to near melvin, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, lakefield around 550 am cdt. windom and kilen woods state park around 555 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, mountain lake, everly and bingham lake around 600 am cdt. spencer in clay county and fostoria around 605 am cdt. terril around 615 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/22/2015 5:30 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 5:33 AM CDT At 529 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near slayton to near rushmore to near boyden, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, worthington and fulda around 535 am cdt. brewster, ashton and round lake around 540 am cdt. sanborn around 545 am cdt. melvin around 550 am cdt. windom, lakefield, hartley and kilen woods state park around 555 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, everly and bingham lake around 600 am cdt. spencer in clay county, mountain lake and fostoria around 605 am cdt. milford around 610 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/22/2015 5:30 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/22/2015 5:34 AM CDT At 529 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near slayton to near rushmore to near boyden, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, worthington and fulda around 535 am cdt. brewster, ashton and round lake around 540 am cdt. sanborn around 545 am cdt. melvin around 550 am cdt. windom, lakefield, hartley and kilen woods state park around 555 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, everly and bingham lake around 600 am cdt. spencer in clay county, mountain lake and fostoria around 605 am cdt. milford around 610 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, dickens, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/20/2015 4:41 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for dickinson, northern clay, osceola, southeastern murray, jackson, cottonwood and eastern nobles counties will expire at 445 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 600 am cdt for northwestern iowa and southwestern minnesota.
6/20/2015 4:41 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for dickinson, northern clay, osceola, southeastern murray, jackson, cottonwood and eastern nobles counties will expire at 445 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 600 am cdt for northwestern iowa and southwestern minnesota.
6/20/2015 4:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 4:32 AM CDT At 427 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jeffers to near lakefield to near ocheyedan, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, jackson in jackson county, bergen and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. comfrey around 440 am cdt. spirit lake, milford, arnolds park, okoboji, wahpeton and west okoboji around 445 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and sanborn.
6/20/2015 4:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 4:33 AM CDT At 427 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jeffers to near lakefield to near ocheyedan, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, jackson in jackson county, bergen and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. comfrey around 440 am cdt. spirit lake, milford, arnolds park, okoboji, wahpeton and west okoboji around 445 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and sanborn.
6/20/2015 4:18 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 4:21 AM CDT At 417 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near storden to near brewster to sibley, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, jeffers around 425 am cdt. lakefield around 430 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, lake park, bergen, harris and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. comfrey around 440 am cdt. spirit lake, milford, arnolds park, okoboji, orleans, wahpeton and west okoboji around 445 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and sanborn.
6/20/2015 4:18 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 4:21 AM CDT At 417 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near storden to near brewster to sibley, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, jeffers around 425 am cdt. lakefield around 430 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, lake park, bergen, harris and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. comfrey around 440 am cdt. spirit lake, milford, arnolds park, okoboji, orleans, wahpeton and west okoboji around 445 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, avoca, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and sanborn.
6/20/2015 4:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 4:14 AM CDT At 410 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from dovray to near worthington to near george, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, worthington, westbrook, brewster and dovray around 415 am cdt. storden around 420 am cdt. jeffers around 425 am cdt. lakefield, ocheyedan and melvin around 430 am cdt. bingham lake and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, mountain lake and comfrey around 440 am cdt. milford, west okoboji and fostoria around 445 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, avoca, hadley, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/20/2015 4:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 4:14 AM CDT At 410 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from dovray to near worthington to near george, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, worthington, westbrook, brewster and dovray around 415 am cdt. storden around 420 am cdt. jeffers around 425 am cdt. lakefield, ocheyedan and melvin around 430 am cdt. bingham lake and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. jackson in jackson county, mountain lake and comfrey around 440 am cdt. milford, west okoboji and fostoria around 445 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, avoca, hadley, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/20/2015 3:56 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 3:59 AM CDT At 355 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of slayton to near lismore to near alvord, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, slayton, rushmore, wilmont and lake shetek state park around 400 am cdt. currie around 405 am cdt. worthington and dovray around 410 am cdt. westbrook and brewster around 415 am cdt. sibley, ashton and storden around 420 am cdt. jeffers and melvin around 425 am cdt. lakefield around 430 am cdt. bingham lake and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, avoca, hadley, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
6/20/2015 3:56 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Melvin, IA at 6/20/2015 3:59 AM CDT At 355 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of slayton to near lismore to near alvord, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, slayton, rushmore, wilmont and lake shetek state park around 400 am cdt. currie around 405 am cdt. worthington and dovray around 410 am cdt. westbrook and brewster around 415 am cdt. sibley, ashton and storden around 420 am cdt. jeffers and melvin around 425 am cdt. lakefield around 430 am cdt. bingham lake and kilen woods state park around 435 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include okabena, alpha, delft, dundee, avoca, hadley, bigelow, wilder, kinbrae and iona.
8/18/2014 6:42 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.2 miles E of Melvin, IA