Hail Map for Nelson, GA

The Nelson, GA area has had 0 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 14 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Nelson, GA on 22 occasions, including 1 occasion during the past year.

Name: Nelson, GA
Where Located: 43.6 miles N of Atlanta, GA
Map: Google Map for Nelson, GA
Population: 1314
Housing Units: 519
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Nelson, GA

Date / Time Report Details
8/24/2019 3:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 8/24/2019 3:32 PM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southwestern gilmer county in north central georgia. pickens county in north central georgia. until 415 pm edt. At 329 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over talona, or 8.
6/24/2019 5:50 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/24/2019 5:53 PM EDT At 550 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over buffington, or near canton, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, canton, cartersville, woodstock, holly springs, emerson, ball ground, nelson, waleska, free home, buffington, hickory flat, union hill, lake arrowhead, red top mountain state park, little river landing, george washington carver st pk, lebanon, holbrook, lathemtown and sutallee.
6/24/2019 5:35 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/24/2019 5:38 PM EDT At 534 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lake arrowhead, or near canton, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/23/2019 5:22 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/23/2019 5:25 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern cherokee and southwestern pickens counties will expire at 530 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service peachtree city.
6/23/2019 5:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/23/2019 5:18 PM EDT At 515 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near waleska, or near canton, moving southeast at 25 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, canton, ball ground, nelson, waleska, lake arrowhead, salacoa valley, talmadge and tate.
6/23/2019 4:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/23/2019 4:47 PM EDT At 444 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over fairmount, or 14 miles west of jasper, moving southeast at 10 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.
6/22/2019 9:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/22/2019 9:43 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern cherokee, southwestern lumpkin, southern gilmer, western dawson and pickens counties will expire at 945 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 pm edt for north central and northwestern georgia.
6/22/2019 9:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/22/2019 9:32 PM EDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 945 pm edt for northern cherokee. southwestern lumpkin. southern gilmer. western dawson and pickens counties. At 928 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hollis lathem reservoir, or 8 miles west of dawsonville, moving southeast at 60 mph.
6/22/2019 9:09 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/22/2019 9:12 PM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northern cherokee county in north central georgia. southwestern lumpkin county in north central georgia. southern gilmer county in north central georgia. Southeastern murray county in northwestern georgia.
6/22/2019 1:17 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/22/2019 1:20 AM EDT At 116 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sautee to canton, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/22/2019 12:49 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/22/2019 12:52 AM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. cherokee county in north central georgia. northwestern forsyth county in north central georgia. lumpkin county in north central georgia. Dawson county in north central georgia.
6/20/2019 6:38 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/20/2019 6:41 AM EDT At 637 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over talmadge, or 7 miles west of jasper, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jasper, waleska, talking rock, salacoa valley, blaine, talmadge and hinton.
6/20/2019 6:24 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/20/2019 6:27 AM EDT At 624 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over funkhouser, or 14 miles southeast of calhoun, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/4/2019 12:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 5/4/2019 12:43 PM EDT At 1239 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was centered near waleska, or 2 mies northwest of canton, moving northeast 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.
7/21/2018 5:44 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/21/2018 5:48 AM EDT At 544 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near amicalola falls state park to hollis lathem reservoir to near buffington, moving southeast at 50 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.
7/21/2018 5:39 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/21/2018 5:42 AM EDT At 538 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake tamarack to near waleska, moving southeast at 45 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, canton, jasper, ball ground, nelson, sequoyah lake, lake tamarack, marblehill and tate.
7/21/2018 5:29 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/21/2018 5:32 AM EDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 600 am edt for northwestern cherokee. southwestern gilmer. southeastern gordon. pickens and northeastern bartow counties. At 527 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from cartecay to salacoa valley to near sonoraville, moving southeast at 40 mph.
7/21/2018 5:09 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/21/2018 5:12 AM EDT At 509 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ellijay to oakman to resaca, moving southeast 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.
6/28/2018 11:37 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/28/2018 11:40 AM EDT At 1137 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near roundtop to ranger to near tilton, moving south at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2018 10:50 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/28/2018 10:54 AM EDT At 1049 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near salem to north of ellijay to near cherry log, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/3/2018 4:46 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/3/2018 4:49 PM EDT At 445 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ranger, or 13 miles west of jasper, moving south 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.
6/1/2018 3:02 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/1/2018 3:08 PM EDT At 302 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near blaine, or 12 miles northwest of jasper, 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.
6/1/2018 12:44 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/1/2018 12:49 AM EDT At 1243 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from silver city to near white, 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.
5/31/2018 5:54 PM EDT At 553 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hightower, or 10 miles northwest of cumming, 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.
7/6/2017 3:32 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/6/2017 3:36 PM EDT At 332 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from dial to near fausett lake to near tate, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, dahlonega, jasper, dawsonville, blairsville, nelson, suches, dougherty, amicalola falls state park, sequoyah lake, jones creek, woods hole shelter, juno, fausett lake, len foote hike inn, pisgah, vogel state park, tate, stover creek shelter, turners corner and gaddistown.
7/6/2017 3:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/6/2017 3:18 PM EDT At 314 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pisgah to near jasper to talmadge, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/22/2017 4:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/22/2017 4:31 PM EDT At 426 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over hobgood park, or 7 miles southwest of canton, moving northeast at 25 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.
6/22/2017 3:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/22/2017 3:44 PM EDT At 340 pm edt, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located over sutallee, or 7 miles west of canton, moving north at 25 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.
3/21/2017 8:14 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 3/21/2017 8:19 PM EDT At 812 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from near hightower to near canton to near taylorsville to near forney, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated, plus multiple reports of very strong winds knocking down trees and powerlines across northwest georgia). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/21/2017 8:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 3/21/2017 8:10 PM EDT At 805 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from hot house to near morganton to amicalola falls state park to near tate, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated, plus multiple reports of damage to trees and powerlines due to very strong winds). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/10/2017 3:28 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 3/10/2017 3:32 AM EST At 328 am est, a severe thunderstorm was located over lathemtown, or 9 miles east of canton, 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.
3/1/2017 4:55 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 3/1/2017 4:59 PM EST At 455 pm est, a severe thunderstorm was located near oostanaula, or 2 miles southwest of calhoun, moving east at 50 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.
2/25/2017 5:27 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 2/25/2017 5:32 AM EST At 527 am est, a severe thunderstorm was located over talmadge, or 10 miles southwest of jasper, 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.
7/21/2016 4:12 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/21/2016 4:15 PM EDT At 412 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near free home, or 8 miles east of canton, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to canton, ball ground, nelson, free home, buffington, drew, lathemtown, holbrook, hightower, union hill, ducktown and reavis mountain.
7/21/2016 3:39 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/21/2016 3:43 PM EDT At 339 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ball ground, or 8 miles northeast of canton, moving southeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to canton, ball ground, nelson, buffington, free home, lathemtown, holbrook, union hill, tate, drew, marblehill, hightower, ducktown and reavis mountain.
6/1/2016 6:23 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/1/2016 6:27 PM EDT At 623 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over jasper, and is nearly stationary (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jasper, nelson, marblehill, sequoyah lake, lake tamarack and tate.
6/1/2016 6:04 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/1/2016 6:08 PM EDT At 603 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over jasper, moving northeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jasper, nelson, marblehill, sequoyah lake, lake tamarack and tate.
4/22/2016 7:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 4/22/2016 8:02 PM EDT At 759 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near talking rock, or near jasper, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jasper, ball ground, nelson, talking rock, free home, lathemtown, lake tamarack, holbrook, talmadge, tate, marblehill, hinton, blaine and reavis mountain.
4/6/2016 11:02 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 4/6/2016 11:05 PM EDT At 1102 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ball ground, or near canton, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to gainesville, canton, cumming, dahlonega, jasper, dawsonville, flowery branch, oakwood, ball ground, nelson, waleska, buffington, free home, dougherty, lathemtown, holbrook, aqualand park, union hill, drew and matt.
7/14/2015 8:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/14/2015 8:39 PM EDT At 835 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from near waleska to near canton to acworth to southwest of emerson to near braswell, moving southeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to marietta, canton, cartersville, jasper, smyrna, kennesaw, woodstock, acworth, powder springs, holly springs, hiram, emerson, ball ground, nelson, white, waleska, talking rock, buffington, fair oaks and fairmount.
7/14/2015 8:22 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/14/2015 8:25 PM EDT At 821 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from east of resaca to west of waleska to near white and euharlee to northwest of taylorsville, moving southeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to marietta, canton, cartersville, jasper, smyrna, kennesaw, woodstock, acworth, powder springs, holly springs, hiram, emerson, ball ground, nelson, white, waleska, talking rock, buffington, fair oaks and fairmount.
7/14/2015 7:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 7/14/2015 7:29 PM EDT At 725 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from southwest of ellijay to west of talking rock to east of calhoun, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to canton, jasper, ball ground, nelson, waleska, talking rock, fairmount, ranger, funkhouser, salacoa valley, nickelsville, hinton, talona, blaine, sonoraville, reavis mountain, audubon, redbud, pine log and lake tamarack.
6/26/2015 5:07 PM EDT At 507 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nelson, or near jasper, moving northeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jasper, nelson, talking rock, marblehill, lake tamarack, sequoyah lake, fausett lake and tate.
6/26/2015 4:40 PM EDT At 440 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over canton, and is nearly stationary (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to canton, ball ground, nelson, buffington and reavis mountain.
6/24/2015 6:33 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/24/2015 6:37 PM EDT At 633 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of jasper, moving south at 5 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jasper, dawsonville, nelson, marblehill, amicalola falls state park, lake tamarack, mckee, len foote hike inn, sequoyah lake, juno, fausett lake and tate.
6/24/2015 5:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Nelson, GA at 6/24/2015 5:58 PM EDT At 555 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ball ground, or near canton, moving southwest at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to canton, ball ground, nelson, waleska, lake arrowhead and sutallee.
4/20/2015 6:26 AM EDT At 626 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over canton, 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. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to canton, holly springs, ball ground, nelson, waleska, free home, buffington, marblehill, lathemtown, tate and reavis mountain. 1. 00in.
4/2/2015 6:25 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central pickens and cherokee counties will expire at 630 pm edt. the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits. and are exited the warned area. Therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
4/2/2015 6:03 PM EDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 630 pm edt for central pickens and cherokee counties. at 603 pm edt. severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near talking rock to near canton to holly springs. moving east at 30 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
4/2/2015 5:42 PM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. central pickens county in north central georgia. eastern bartow county in northwestern georgia. cherokee county in north central georgia. Until 630 pm edt.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Amateur radio relayed reports of multiple trees down along hwy 5 in pickens county GA, 3.6 miles SW of Nelson, GA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Numerous trees down on the east side of the county. 2 houses damaged along marble hill church road south of tat in pickens county GA, 1.4 miles SSE of Nelson, GA