Hail Map for Newton, IA

The Newton, IA area has had 7 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 21 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Newton, IA on 34 occasions, including 7 occasions during the past year.

Name: Newton, IA
Where Located: 30.7 miles ENE of Des Moines, IA
Map: Google Map for Newton, IA
Population: 15254
Housing Units: 7339
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Newton, IA

Date / Time Report Details
4/17/2019 5:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 4/17/2019 5:30 PM CDT At 526 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near monroe, or 9 miles northwest of pella, 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.
4/7/2019 5:50 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.4 miles ENE of Newton, IA
9/1/2018 8:23 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central polk and jasper counties will expire at 830 pm cdt, 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 small hail is still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for central iowa.
9/1/2018 8:02 PM CDT At 802 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over prairie city, or 11 miles west of newton, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. locations impacted include, newton, mitchellville, colfax, monroe, prairie city, rock creek lake, iowa speedway, sully, kellogg, lambs grove, oakland acres, reasnor, valeria, prairie city krohn airport, rock creek state park and newton municipal airport. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 147 and 178.
9/1/2018 7:45 PM CDT At 744 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over mitchellville, or near altoona, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. at 740 pm storm spotters reported golf ball just southeast of ankeny and another report of quarter sized hail in northeast des moines. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. locations impacted include, des moines, ankeny, newton, altoona, pleasant hill, bondurant, mitchellville, colfax, monroe, prairie city, adventureland amusement park, iowa speedway, prairie meadows, iowa state fairgrounds, rock creek lake, sully, kellogg, lambs grove, oakland acres and reasnor. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 87 and 89. interstate 80 between mile markers 138 and 178. Interstate 235 between mile markers 11 and 14.
9/1/2018 7:36 PM CDT At 736 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over altoona, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
6/30/2018 10:42 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern marion, northwestern mahaska and jasper counties will expire at 1045 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose 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 these thunderstorms.
6/30/2018 10:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/30/2018 10:18 PM CDT At 1014 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near baxter to near iowa speedway to pleasantville, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, newton, pella, knoxville, colfax, monroe, pleasantville, prairie city, baxter, iowa speedway, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, rock creek lake, sully, kellogg, lynnville, mingo, lambs grove, oakland acres, reasnor and swan. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 150 and 179.
6/30/2018 9:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/30/2018 10:03 PM CDT At 958 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of mitchellville to near prairie city to 6 miles west of pleasantville, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/6/2018 7:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/6/2018 7:45 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern poweshiek, northeastern marion, mahaska and southeastern jasper counties will expire at 745 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail, gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm warning continues for southern marion and mahaska counties until 815 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central and south central iowa.
6/6/2018 7:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/6/2018 7:10 PM CDT At 706 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over new sharon, or 10 miles southwest of montezuma, moving south at 15 mph (trained weather spotters reported 62 mph winds at pella at 701 pm cdt this evening). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, newton, oskaloosa, pella, grinnell, knoxville, montezuma, monroe, new sharon, iowa speedway, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, sully, beacon, university park, lynnville, deep river, harvey, barnes city, lambs grove and rose hill. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 162 and 204.
6/6/2018 6:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/6/2018 6:46 PM CDT At 643 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near new sharon, or 7 miles west of montezuma, moving south at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/6/2018 6:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/6/2018 6:30 PM CDT At 626 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near grinnell, moving south 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, newton, grinnell, montezuma, brooklyn, iowa speedway, rock creek lake, victor, sully, kellogg, gilman, holiday lake, lynnville, malcom, deep river, barnes city, oakland acres, reasnor, searsboro, hartwick and guernsey. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 165 and 204.
6/6/2018 6:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/6/2018 6:12 PM CDT At 608 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near grinnell, moving south 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.
5/28/2018 3:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 5/28/2018 3:38 PM CDT At 334 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near baxter, or 8 miles north of newton, moving west 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. This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of north central jasper county.
5/28/2018 3:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 5/28/2018 3:26 PM CDT At 320 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rock creek lake, or 7 miles northeast of newton, moving west at 15 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 remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern jasper county.
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 Newton, 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 Newton, 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 8:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 5/3/2018 8:07 PM CDT At 802 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near iowa speedway, or near newton, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 163 and 169.
5/3/2018 7:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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
5/3/2018 7:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 5/3/2018 7:49 PM CDT At 744 pm cdt, a tornado producing storm was located near runnells, moving east at 30 mph (trained spotter confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this tornadic storm will be near, monroe around 800 pm cdt. newton and iowa speedway around 815 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include reasnor, prairie city krohn airport, newton municipal airport and swan. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 163 and 169.
6/29/2017 5:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/29/2017 10:10 PM CDT At 1004 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near tama to near newton, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, grinnell, toledo, tama, meskwaki casino, rock creek lake, kellogg, gilman, holiday lake, chelsea, montour, laurel, oakland acres, vining, grinnell regional airport, toledo municipal airport and rock creek state park. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 170 and 184.
6/29/2017 4:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/29/2017 9:47 PM CDT At 941 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles northwest of meskwaki casino to near baxter, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2017 12:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/28/2017 5:27 PM CDT At 524 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pleasant hill, moving east at 30 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.
6/16/2017 12:10 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/16/2017 12:14 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern jasper county 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 gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 100 am 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.
6/15/2017 11:53 PM CDT Storm damage reported in jasper county IA, 3.1 miles W of Newton, IA
6/15/2017 11:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/15/2017 11:53 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over rock creek lake, or near grinnell, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, newton, rock creek lake, iowa speedway, sully, kellogg, lynnville, lambs grove, oakland acres, reasnor, rock creek state park and newton municipal airport. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 162 and 179.
6/15/2017 11:45 PM CDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 1 miles W of Newton, IA, trained spotter reported lots of quarter sized hail and at times ping pong ball sized hail mixed in.
6/15/2017 11:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/15/2017 11:47 PM CDT At 1143 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rock creek lake, or near newton, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, newton, colfax, prairie city, rock creek lake, iowa speedway, sully, kellogg, lynnville, lambs grove, oakland acres, reasnor, prairie city krohn airport, rock creek state park and newton municipal airport. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 151 and 179.
6/15/2017 11:43 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 1 miles SSE of Newton, IA
6/15/2017 11:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/15/2017 11:40 PM CDT At 1136 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over newton, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters are reporting golf ball sized hail on the west side of newton at 1135 pm). 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, newton, colfax, prairie city, rock creek lake, iowa speedway, sully, kellogg, lynnville, lambs grove, oakland acres, reasnor, prairie city krohn airport, rock creek state park and newton municipal airport. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 151 and 179.
6/15/2017 11:36 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 2.6 miles E of Newton, IA, reports of golf ball hail from colfax to west side of newton.
6/15/2017 11:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 6/15/2017 11:26 PM CDT At 1123 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over mitchellville, or 7 miles east of altoona, 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.
6/15/2017 11:41 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 1 miles SSW of Newton, IA, via social media.
5/17/2017 5:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 5/17/2017 5:29 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for poweshiek, monroe, wapello, eastern marion, mahaska, northern appanoose and eastern jasper counties will expire at 530 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. additional storms are possible through 7 pm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for south central, central and southeastern iowa.
5/17/2017 5:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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 5:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 5/17/2017 5:12 PM CDT At 500 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near newton to new sharon to near hedrick, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. at 451 pm...65 mph winds were reported by a department of transportation weather station). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, ottumwa, newton, oskaloosa, pella, grinnell, knoxville, albia, montezuma, monroe, brooklyn, new sharon, eddyville, ottumwa industrial airport, iowa speedway, knoxville raceway, rock creek lake, lake red rock, sully, fremont and moravia. this includes interstate 80 between mile markers 165 and 200. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for south central, central and southeastern iowa.
5/17/2017 4:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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 4:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 5/17/2017 5:11 PM CDT At 442 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of monroe to 8 miles southeast of pella to near ottumwa, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, ottumwa, newton, oskaloosa, pella, grinnell, knoxville, albia, montezuma, monroe, brooklyn, new sharon, eddyville, ottumwa industrial airport, iowa speedway, knoxville raceway, rock creek lake, lake red rock, sully, fremont and moravia. this includes interstate 80 between mile markers 165 and 200. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for south central, central and southeastern iowa.
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 4:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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 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 Newton, 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 7:43 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 3/6/2017 7:47 PM CST At 743 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near iowa speedway, or 7 miles south of newton, moving northeast at 60 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, rock creek lake around 800 pm cst. grinnell around 805 pm cst. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include searsboro, lynnville, kellogg, grinnell regional airport, reasnor, oakland acres, sully, rock creek state park and newton municipal airport. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 168 and 188.
3/6/2017 7:40 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 3/6/2017 7:44 PM CST At 740 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near reinbeck to monroe, moving east at 45 mph (emergency management. 65 mph winds have been reported with these storms 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.
3/6/2017 7:37 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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 Newton, 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 10:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 8/11/2016 10:06 PM CDT At 1002 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near baxter to near prairie city to near monroe, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, newton, colfax, monroe, prairie city, baxter, iowa speedway, mingo, lambs grove, reasnor, swan, valeria, prairie city krohn airport and newton municipal airport.
8/11/2016 9:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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 Newton, 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 7:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 8/4/2016 7:46 PM CDT At 742 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near van horne to 8 miles northwest of brooklyn to iowa speedway, moving southeast at 30 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, newton, grinnell, toledo, tama, traer, meskwaki casino, iowa speedway, rock creek lake, le grand, kellogg, gilman, chelsea, montour, laurel, clutier, elberon, lambs grove, oakland acres, reasnor and vining.
8/4/2016 7:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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 Newton, 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.
11/11/2015 4:19 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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 3:52 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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.
11/11/2015 3:50 PM CST Trained spotter estimated 65 mph wind. flag ripped off pole. door of business sucked ope in jasper county IA, 0.6 miles ESE of Newton, IA
11/11/2015 3:44 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, IA at 11/11/2015 3:47 PM CST At 344 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over prairie city, or 11 miles southwest of newton, 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, newton around 355 pm cst. baxter around 400 pm cst. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include prairie city krohn airport. This includes interstate 80 between mile markers 153 and 162.
11/11/2015 3:27 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Newton, 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.
9/7/2012 3:21 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.6 miles ESE of Newton, IA, public reported nickel to quarter sized hail in downtown newton.
6/29/2012 4:23 PM CDT Tennis Ball sized hail reported 0.6 miles ESE of Newton, IA
6/29/2012 4:08 PM CDT 3 miles ese of metz in jasper county IA, 3.9 miles NNE of Newton, IA
4/14/2012 8:28 PM CDT Siding ripped off house. small hail also reported in jasper county IA, 7 miles NW of Newton, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Small tree 8 to 10 inches in diameter snapped off at the bas in jasper county IA, 4 miles N of Newton, IA