Hail Map for Norwalk, IA

The Norwalk, IA area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 16 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Norwalk, IA on 36 occasions, including 7 occasions during the past year.

Name: Norwalk, IA
Where Located: 8 miles SSW of Des Moines, IA
Map: Google Map for Norwalk, IA
Population: 8945
Housing Units: 3450
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Norwalk, IA

Date / Time Report Details
6/28/2017 12:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, 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.
6/28/2017 11:49 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/28/2017 4:52 PM CDT At 448 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over west des moines, moving east at 35 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.
6/22/2017 11:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/22/2017 11:22 PM CDT At 1118 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pleasantville, or 11 miles northwest of knoxville, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, des moines, norwalk, knoxville, carlisle, pleasantville, southridge mall, des moines int`l airport, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, hartford, swan, sandyville, knoxville municipal airport and elk rock state park.
6/22/2017 11:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/22/2017 11:13 PM CDT At 1108 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near carlisle, or 7 miles southeast of pleasant hill, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/15/2017 9:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/15/2017 10:01 PM CDT At 957 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over des moines int`l airport, or over norwalk, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated. at 9:57pm, a trained weather spotter reported dime size hail near the cumming exit of i-35). 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, des moines, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, pleasant hill, carlisle, southridge mall, iowa state fairgrounds, principal park, des moines int`l airport, cumming, spring hill and walnut woods state park. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 59 and 71. Interstate 235 near mile marker 10.
6/15/2017 9:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/15/2017 9:51 PM CDT At 948 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near west des moines, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). 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, des moines, west des moines, indianola, altoona, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, windsor heights, carlisle, van meter, southridge mall, iowa state fairgrounds, principal park, des moines int`l airport, jordan creek town center, iowa events center, cumming, spring hill, badger creek state park and walnut woods state park. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 60 and 72. interstate 80 between mile markers 113 and 121, and between mile markers 123 and 124. Interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 11.
6/15/2017 9:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/15/2017 9:42 PM CDT At 936 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near van meter, or 7 miles south of waukee, moving east at 35 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.
5/17/2017 4:21 PM CDT At 421 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jefferson to near woodward to near carlisle, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, urbandale, johnston, clive, indianola, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, adel, windsor heights, carlisle, saylorville, dallas center, southridge mall, jordan creek town center, merle hay mall and iowa events center. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 65 and 72. interstate 80 between mile markers 114 and 136. interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 12. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, south central and west central iowa.
5/17/2017 4:18 PM CDT Wind gusts of 60 to 70 mp in warren county IA, 0.4 miles NNW of Norwalk, IA
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.
5/17/2017 4:03 PM CDT At 402 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of coon rapids to 9 miles east of panora to 6 miles southwest of indianola, moving north at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, urbandale, johnston, clive, indianola, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, winterset, adel, audubon, guthrie center, windsor heights, carlisle, saylorville, dallas center and manning. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 47 and 72. interstate 80 between mile markers 98 and 136. interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 12. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, south central, southwestern and west central iowa.
5/17/2017 3:46 PM CDT At 345 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles north of atlantic to 6 miles southeast of stuart to near lakeside casino, moving north at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/15/2017 10:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 4/15/2017 10:26 PM CDT At 1023 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near indianola, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/6/2017 7:12 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 3/6/2017 7:16 PM CST At 712 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over indianola, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/6/2017 7:07 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, 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.
3/6/2017 6:55 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 3/6/2017 7:00 PM CST At 653 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near roland to 9 miles north of lakeside casino, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated. at 6:45pm 67 mph wind was reported at the ames airport. 50-60 mph wind was observed at 6:41pm at the national weather service office in north johnston). 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, des moines, ames, west des moines, ankeny, urbandale, johnston, clive, indianola, altoona, waukee, boone, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, nevada, winterset, adel, windsor heights and carlisle. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 44 and 72, and between mile markers 87 and 126. interstate 80 between mile markers 99 and 149. interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 14. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central, south central and southwestern iowa.
3/6/2017 6:30 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 3/6/2017 6:35 PM CST At 629 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles north of boone to 7 miles northeast of green valley lake, 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 9:43 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern madison, southwestern story, polk, northwestern warren, southeastern boone and southeastern dallas counties will expire at 945 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 and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for south central and central iowa. remember, a separate severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect until 1030pm.
8/11/2016 9:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/11/2016 9:39 PM CDT At 935 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles north of bondurant to near mitchellville to 6 miles south of indianola, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, ankeny, urbandale, johnston, clive, altoona, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, windsor heights, carlisle, bondurant, polk city, huxley, saylorville, slater, granger and southridge mall.
8/11/2016 9:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/11/2016 9:39 PM CDT At 932 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carlisle to 10 miles south of indianola to near lakeside casino, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters. at 923pm...a 63 mph gust was reported 2 miles west of murray). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, des moines, indianola, norwalk, osceola, carlisle, monroe, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, lakeside casino, avenue of the saints event center, lake red rock, milo, hartford, murray, st. Charles, new virginia, truro, martensdale, lacona and lorimor.
8/11/2016 9:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, 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.
8/11/2016 9:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/11/2016 9:23 PM CDT At 920 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near avenue of the saints event center, or 9 miles southwest of indianola, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/11/2016 9:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/11/2016 9:14 PM CDT At 908 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near slater to saylorville lake to 6 miles east of winterset, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. winds gusts estimated from 60 to 65 mph were reported 1 mile northwest of grimes). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, ankeny, urbandale, johnston, clive, altoona, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, winterset, adel, windsor heights, carlisle, bondurant, polk city, huxley and saylorville.
8/11/2016 9:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/11/2016 9:08 PM CDT At 902 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from madrid to near grimes to near winterset, moving east at 45 mph. an area of enhanced winds on radar are currently indicated over granger, johnston, and polk city (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, ankeny, urbandale, johnston, clive, altoona, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, winterset, adel, windsor heights, carlisle, bondurant, polk city, huxley and saylorville.
8/11/2016 8:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/11/2016 8:53 PM CDT At 850 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near woodward to adel to 7 miles west of winterset, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, ankeny, urbandale, johnston, clive, altoona, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, winterset, adel, windsor heights, carlisle, bondurant, polk city, huxley and saylorville.
8/11/2016 8:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/11/2016 8:44 PM CDT At 838 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near perry to 7 miles west of adel to stuart, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/10/2016 3:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/10/2016 3:52 PM CDT At 346 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over principal park, or over des moines, moving north at 30 mph. at 335 pm, a 61 mph wind gust was measured at the des moines international airport (public). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
11/11/2015 3:58 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for western story, polk, northern warren, eastern boone and northeastern dallas counties will expire at 400 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 600 pm cst for south central iowa.
11/11/2015 3:07 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 11/11/2015 3:10 PM CST At 307 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of perry to 12 miles northeast of osceola, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
11/11/2015 3:04 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 11/11/2015 3:07 PM CST At 304 pm cst, a confirmed tornado was located 5 miles east of winterset, moving northeast at 40 mph (weather spotters 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. the tornado will be near, west des moines and norwalk around 330 pm cst. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include st. charles, patterson, martensdale, spring hill, bevington, st. marys, cumming and truro. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 51 and 66.
8/8/2015 11:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/8/2015 11:58 PM CDT At 1153 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southeast of van meter, or 6 miles southwest of west des moines, moving northeast 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. locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, urbandale, johnston, clive, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, windsor heights, carlisle, de soto, van meter, southridge mall, des moines int`l airport, drake stadium and knapp center, valley west mall, jordan creek town center, merle hay mall and principal park. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 56 and 72. interstate 80 between mile markers 110 and 132. Interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 10.
8/8/2015 11:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/8/2015 11:37 PM CDT At 1132 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near winterset, moving northeast 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.
8/2/2015 5:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/2/2015 5:57 PM CDT At 551 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carlisle to 5 miles north of avenue of the saints event center, moving southeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters at 525 pm...60 mph near west des moines). 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, des moines, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, martensdale, cumming, st. marys, spring hill and bevington. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 51 and 66.
8/2/2015 5:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/2/2015 5:42 PM CDT At 538 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near norwalk, 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. locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, carlisle, southridge mall, des moines int`l airport, martensdale, cumming, st. marys, bevington, spring hill and walnut woods state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 51 and 70.
8/2/2015 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 8/2/2015 5:25 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over jordan creek town center, or over west des moines, 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.
7/28/2015 8:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 7/28/2015 8:31 PM CDT At 828 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of pleasantville, or 7 miles east of indianola, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, des moines, indianola, norwalk, carlisle, pleasantville, milo, hartford, martensdale, lacona, ackworth, swan, spring hill, sandyville, otter creek county park and lake ahquabi state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 59 and 60.
7/28/2015 8:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 7/28/2015 8:13 PM CDT At 810 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of southridge mall, or 6 miles north of indianola, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/25/2015 12:39 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/25/2015 12:42 AM CDT At 1239 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of avenue of the saints event center, or 7 miles southwest of norwalk, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, avenue of the saints event center, st. charles, new virginia, martensdale, cumming, patterson, st. marys, bevington, spring hill and lake ahquabi state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 47 and 66.
6/25/2015 12:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Norwalk, IA at 6/25/2015 12:17 AM CDT At 1213 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over de soto, or 6 miles south of adel, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
4/8/2015 12:29 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 100 pm cdt for southwestern jasper and southeastern polk counties. at 1228 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located over iowa state fairgrounds. or near pleasant hill. moving east at 40 mph. hazard. golf ball size hail. source. Radar indicated.
4/8/2015 12:23 PM CDT The national weather service in des moines has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southwestern jasper county in central iowa. southern polk county in central iowa. until 100 pm cdt * at 1223 pm cdt. A severe thunderstorm was located over des.
6/30/2014 1:41 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 1 miles S of Norwalk, IA, heavy rainfall also occuring at this time causing ponding of water.
5/8/2014 6:56 PM CDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 1.1 miles N of Norwalk, IA, 60 mph wind gust
5/6/2012 8:19 AM CDT Some shingles blown off roof...winds estimated between 65 and 70 mp in warren county IA, 1.2 miles NNE of Norwalk, IA
4/14/2012 5:21 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles SSW of Norwalk, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in warren county IA, 1 miles S of Norwalk, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Estimated 65 mph winds. 3-6 inch diameter tree branches down in warren county IA, 1.2 miles WNW of Norwalk, IA