Hail Map for Niantic, IL

The Niantic, IL area has had 0 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 6 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Niantic, IL on 27 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Niantic, IL
Where Located: 49.3 miles WNW of Mattoon, IL
Map: Google Map for Niantic, IL
Population: 707
Housing Units: 291
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Niantic, IL

Date / Time Report Details
8/20/2019 10:17 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 8/20/2019 10:20 AM CDT At 1016 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near cornland to rochester to near palmyra, moving east at 55 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.
8/12/2019 8:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 8/12/2019 8:55 PM CDT At 852 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near harristown, or 9 miles west of decatur, 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.
6/5/2019 12:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/5/2019 12:18 PM CDT At 1214 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over chestnut, or 9 miles southeast of lincoln, moving southeast at 35 mph (emergency management. at 1148 am cdt six power poles were blown down 3 miles southwest of hartsburg). 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, maroa, mount pulaski, warrensburg, niantic, latham, kenney, chestnut and rowell.
6/5/2019 12:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/5/2019 12:03 PM CDT At 1159 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lincoln, moving southeast at 30 mph (emergency management. at 1153 am cdt trees were blown down 4 miles west of hartsburg). 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.
5/23/2019 12:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 5/23/2019 12:47 AM CDT At 1244 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount auburn, or 14 miles north of taylorville, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. several brief tornados are possible with this storm. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
12/1/2018 5:43 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 12/1/2018 5:46 PM CST At 543 pm cst, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was located near blue mound, or 13 miles north of taylorville, moving northeast 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, harristown and niantic around 605 pm cst. decatur around 615 pm cst. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include boody. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 126 and 138.
6/28/2018 5:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/28/2018 5:20 PM CDT At 517 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from stonington to near nokomis, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, taylorville, stonington, illiopolis, niantic, mount auburn, latham, owaneco, palmer, willeys, sharpsburg, vanderville and taylorville airport. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 120 and 128.
6/28/2018 5:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/28/2018 5:17 PM CDT At 514 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from harristown to near stonington to 7 miles north of nokomis, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/28/2018 5:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/28/2018 5:05 PM CDT At 501 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mount pulaski to mount auburn to near morrisonville, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, taylorville, atlanta, mount pulaski, kincaid, edinburg, morrisonville, stonington, illiopolis, niantic, mechanicsburg, mount auburn, latham, chestnut, bulpitt, jeisyville, beason, tovey, buffalo, berry and owaneco. this includes the following highways, interstate 55 between mile markers 139 and 142. Interstate 72 between mile markers 113 and 128.
6/28/2018 4:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/28/2018 4:48 PM CDT At 444 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near elkhart to rochester to near virden, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
11/5/2017 2:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 11/5/2017 2:15 PM CDT At 111 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount auburn, or 12 miles north of taylorville, moving northeast 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. locations impacted include, taylorville, moweaqua, kincaid, blue mound, edinburg, stonington, niantic, mount auburn, bulpitt, jeisyville, tovey, sangchris lake state park, willeys, sharpsburg, sicily and taylorville airport. this includes interstate 72 between mile markers 125 and 129. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cst for central illinois.
11/5/2017 1:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 11/5/2017 1:57 PM CDT At 1253 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near bulpitt, or 13 miles west of taylorville, 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.
7/10/2017 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 7/10/2017 8:47 PM CDT At 843 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near weldon to near harristown to niantic, moving southeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/29/2017 5:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 4/29/2017 5:30 PM CDT At 526 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mount auburn to 8 miles north of ramsey, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
4/29/2017 5:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 4/29/2017 5:06 PM CDT At 502 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pawnee to near witt to near reno, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, decatur, taylorville, pana, moweaqua, kincaid, harristown, warrensburg, assumption, blue mound, macon, edinburg, morrisonville, stonington, niantic, tower hill, mount auburn, bulpitt, jeisyville, tovey and herrick. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 125 and 139.
4/29/2017 4:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 4/29/2017 4:49 PM CDT At 445 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near virden to litchfield to near alhambra, 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.
3/7/2017 12:56 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 3/7/2017 12:59 AM CST At 1252 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near kenney to white oak, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, springfield, decatur, taylorville, auburn, rochester, forsyth, pawnee, maroa, kincaid, harristown, warrensburg, divernon, blue mound, edinburg, morrisonville, stonington, illiopolis, niantic, mechanicsburg and mount auburn. this includes the following highways, interstate 55 between mile markers 77 and 85. interstate 72 between mile markers 112 and 144. A tornado watch remains in effect until 400 am cst for sangamon county, and a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 500 am cst for logan county, christian county, macon county and dewitt county.
3/7/2017 12:30 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 3/7/2017 12:34 AM CST At 1229 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near williamsville to near waverly, moving east at 65 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.
11/2/2016 5:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 11/2/2016 5:35 PM CDT At 530 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both tornadoes and straight line wind damage were located along a line extending from near latham to near illiopolis, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation. at 528 pm...storm spotters south of latham reported a rain wrapped funnel cloud). Hazards include tornado. Expect damage to mobile homes. roofs. and vehicles. these dangerous storms will be near, warrensburg around 535 pm cdt. maroa and harristown around 540 pm cdt. forsyth around 545 pm cdt. decatur and oreana around 550 pm cdt. argenta around 555 pm cdt. mount zion around 600 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these tornadic storms include elwin. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 125 and 154.
11/2/2016 5:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 11/2/2016 5:29 PM CDT At 523 pm cdt, a severe squall line capable of producing both tornadoes and straight line wind damage was located along a line extending from latham to illiopolis to near mount auburn, moving southeast at 50 mph. weak rotations were indicated 3 miles west of illiopolis and along the sangamon and logan county line southeast of lake fork (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Expect damage to mobile homes. roofs. and vehicles. locations impacted include, mount pulaski, illiopolis, niantic, mechanicsburg, mount auburn and latham. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 115 and 126.
11/2/2016 5:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 11/2/2016 5:14 PM CDT At 509 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located along a line extending from near cornland to near rochester, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated rotation. storm spotters also reported a brief but weak tornado touchdown near williamsville shortly after 5 pm. wind gusts of 48 mph were also reported at capital airport at 458 pm). Hazards include tornado. Expect damage to mobile homes. roofs. and vehicles. these dangerous storms will be near, mount pulaski around 515 pm cdt. illiopolis around 520 pm cdt. niantic and latham around 525 pm cdt. mount auburn around 530 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these tornadic storms include dawson, roby and buffalo. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 108 and 126.
7/13/2016 4:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 7/13/2016 4:51 PM CDT At 447 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near latham to near moweaqua to near nokomis, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, decatur, taylorville, shelbyville, pana, mount zion, forsyth, moweaqua, harristown, long creek, warrensburg, assumption, blue mound, macon, edinburg, stonington, illiopolis, niantic, cowden, tower hill and mechanicsburg. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 112 and 145.
7/13/2016 4:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 7/13/2016 4:28 PM CDT At 423 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near riverton to near pawnee to near litchfield, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
5/13/2016 8:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 5/13/2016 8:09 PM CDT At 805 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over forsyth, or near decatur, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, decatur, mount zion, forsyth, cerro gordo, harristown, long creek, warrensburg, argenta, oreana, niantic, oakley and decatur airport. This includes interstate 72 between mile markers 125 and 156.
5/13/2016 7:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 5/13/2016 7:45 PM CDT At 740 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over cornland, or 13 miles south of lincoln, moving east at 55 mph (trained weather spotters reported a 65 mph wind gust just north of williamsville in northern sangamon county at 732 pm cdt). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
3/30/2016 3:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 3/30/2016 3:19 PM CDT At 315 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over mechanicsburg, or 12 miles east of springfield, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, springfield, decatur, chatham, mount zion, rochester, riverton, pawnee, mount pulaski, harristown, long creek, warrensburg, blue mound, edinburg, illiopolis, niantic, mechanicsburg, mount auburn, latham, cornland and jerome. this includes the following highways, interstate 55 between mile markers 84 and 99. Interstate 72 between mile markers 95 and 138.
3/30/2016 3:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 3/30/2016 3:10 PM CDT At 305 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rochester, or 7 miles southeast of springfield, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/20/2015 10:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/20/2015 10:35 PM CDT At 1032 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near warrensburg to near stonington to 5 miles northeast of morrisonville, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, decatur, taylorville, pana, mount zion, forsyth, moweaqua, maroa, harristown, long creek, warrensburg, assumption, blue mound, macon, morrisonville, argenta, stonington, oreana, niantic, dalton city and oakley. this includes interstate 72 between mile markers 127 and 156. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central illinois.
6/20/2015 10:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Niantic, IL at 6/20/2015 10:19 PM CDT At 1016 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near chestnut to near edinburg to 4 miles south of pawnee, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
5/24/2015 11:29 PM CDT At 1129 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over blue mound, or 14 miles northeast of taylorville, moving northeast at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
5/27/2013 3:20 PM CDT Power poles and power lines down. machine shed roof torn off. late repor in macon county IL, 0.7 miles NE of Niantic, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Large tree blown onto trailer significantly damaging trailer. 2 small outbuildings destroye in macon county IL, 0.7 miles NE of Niantic, IL