Hail Map for Ottosen, IA

The Ottosen, IA 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 Ottosen, IA on 36 occasions, including 6 occasions during the past year.

Name: Ottosen, IA
Where Located: 45.2 miles ENE of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Ottosen, IA
Population: 55
Housing Units: 26
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Ottosen, IA

Date / Time Report Details
5/1/2018 6:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/1/2018 7:00 PM CDT At 656 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles northeast of dakota city, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated. at 653 pm...half dollar sized hail was reported 2 miles north northeast of bode). 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, clarion, humboldt, kanawha, goldfield, livermore, corwith, bode, lu verne, renwick, rutland, st. Joseph, ottosen, hardy, clarion municipal airport, eagle grove municipal airport and humboldt municipal airport.
5/1/2018 6:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/1/2018 6:44 PM CDT At 639 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles north of dakota city, 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.
5/1/2018 6:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/1/2018 6:28 PM CDT At 625 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles northwest of humboldt, or 12 miles northwest of dakota city, moving east at 30 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, dakota city, humboldt, rolfe, livermore, bode, rutland, bradgate, st. Joseph, ottosen, irvington and humboldt municipal airport.
5/1/2018 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/1/2018 6:09 PM CDT At 605 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northeast of pocahontas, moving east at 40 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.
8/18/2017 10:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 8/18/2017 10:37 PM CDT At 1031 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near humboldt, or 7 miles west of dakota city, moving southeast 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, pocahontas, dakota city, humboldt, rolfe, gilmore city, palmer, havelock, rutland, bradgate, plover, ottosen, pioneer, pocahontas municipal airport, frank a gotch state park and humboldt municipal airport.
8/18/2017 10:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 8/18/2017 10:07 PM CDT At 1002 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles north of pocahontas, moving south 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.
5/17/2017 5:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/17/2017 5:45 PM CDT At 539 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near algona, moving north at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, west bend, livermore, corwith, bode, lu verne, renwick, st. joseph, ottosen, hardy and irvington. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for north central iowa.
5/17/2017 5:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/17/2017 5:16 PM CDT At 510 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over dakota city, moving north at 55 mph (radar indicated. at 500 pm...a 59 mph wind gust was reported by a weather station near fort dodge). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/16/2017 9:27 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern pocahontas, southern kossuth, northwestern hancock, northwestern humboldt and southeastern palo alto counties will expire at 930 pm cdt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out of the warned area. therefore, the warning has been cancelled. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for north central and northwestern iowa. a severe thunderstorm watch also remains in effect until 300 am cdt for north central iowa. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for 1015 pm cdt.
5/16/2017 9:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/16/2017 9:19 PM CDT At 913 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of union slough, or 14 miles northeast of algona, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, algona, west bend, rolfe, gilmore city, titonka, wesley, bode, crystal lake, woden, bradgate, plover, st. joseph, ottosen, st. Benedict, irvington, sexton, stinson prairie state park, algona municipal airport and aa call state park.
5/16/2017 8:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 5/16/2017 8:53 PM CDT At 849 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of algona, moving northeast at 55 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.
4/19/2017 7:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 4/19/2017 7:40 PM CDT At 736 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of manson, or 10 miles southeast of pocahontas, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/6/2017 5:25 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 3/6/2017 5:30 PM CST At 524 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles south of algona to near fort dodge regional airport, moving northeast at 60 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, fort dodge, dakota city, humboldt, fort dodge regional airport, coalville, badger, otho, gilmore city, duncombe, wesley, livermore, callender, bode, lu verne, renwick, barnum, thor, vincent, moorland and clare. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central, north central and west central iowa.
3/6/2017 5:00 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 3/6/2017 5:05 PM CST At 500 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pocahontas to 6 miles east of rockwell city, moving northeast at 60 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 4:29 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 3/6/2017 4:34 PM CST At 429 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort dodge regional airport, or near fort dodge, moving northeast at 80 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.
8/23/2016 4:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 8/23/2016 4:14 PM CDT At 401 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles west of smith pool to 9 miles northeast of pocahontas, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, algona, smith pool, west bend, burt, whittemore, titonka, wesley, livermore, bode, lu verne, cylinder, st. joseph, ottosen, rodman, st. Benedict, irvington, sexton, algona municipal airport, stinson prairie state park and aa call state park.
8/23/2016 4:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 8/23/2016 4:04 PM CDT At 333 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of rush lake, or 12 miles south of emmetsburg, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/23/2016 3:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 8/23/2016 3:37 PM CDT At 333 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of rush lake, or 12 miles south of emmetsburg, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/17/2016 2:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 7/17/2016 2:59 AM CDT At 255 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles west of britt to near dakota city to north twin lake, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, fort dodge, webster city, algona, garner, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, britt, manson, fort dodge regional airport, big wall lake, north twin lake, elm lake, west bend, pomeroy, kanawha, goldfield and fonda.
7/17/2016 2:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 7/17/2016 2:47 AM CDT At 242 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near algona to 11 miles west of humboldt to 7 miles northwest of north twin lake, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/17/2016 2:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 7/17/2016 2:38 AM CDT At 235 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 15 miles northeast of pocahontas, moving southeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, pocahontas, laurens, west bend, rolfe, gilmore city, bode, mallard, havelock, bradgate, plover, st. Joseph, curlew, ottosen, rodman, irvington and pocahontas municipal airport.
7/17/2016 2:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 7/17/2016 2:25 AM CDT At 221 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rush lake, or 11 miles southwest of emmetsburg, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/22/2016 2:42 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern kossuth, east central pocahontas and western humboldt counties will expire at 245 am 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. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 700 am cdt for north central, central and northwestern iowa.
6/22/2016 2:36 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/22/2016 2:39 AM CDT At 235 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles southeast of smith pool to near pocahontas, moving southeast at 60 mph (awos. at 212 am...algona awos measured a 59 mph wind gust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, algona, rolfe, gilmore city, wesley, livermore, bode, lu verne, rutland, bradgate, st. joseph, ottosen, st. Benedict, irvington and sexton.
6/22/2016 2:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/22/2016 2:17 AM CDT At 213 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 13 miles west of smith pool to near marathon, moving southeast at 25 mph (public. at 206 am cdt...public reported a large tree branch down in webb. additionally, the algona awos measured a 59 mph wind gust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, algona, emmetsburg, pocahontas, laurens, five island lake, silver lake, rush lake, lost island lake, armstrong, graettinger, west bend, ruthven, rolfe, burt, whittemore, gilmore city, ringsted, wesley, livermore and bode.
6/22/2016 2:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/22/2016 2:05 AM CDT At 201 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of swan lake to near marathon, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/11/2016 4:56 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern palo alto, southwestern kossuth, northeastern pocahontas and northwestern humboldt counties will expire at 500 pm cdt, the severe thunderstorms which prompted the warning have weakened. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however heavy rain is still possible with these thunderstorms.
6/11/2016 4:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/11/2016 4:39 PM CDT At 436 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles south of algona, moving south 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. locations impacted include, west bend, livermore, bode, mallard, lu verne, st. Joseph, ottosen, rodman and irvington.
6/11/2016 4:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/11/2016 4:27 PM CDT At 422 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of algona, 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. locations impacted include, west bend, whittemore, livermore, bode, mallard, lu verne, cylinder, st. Joseph, ottosen, rodman, irvington, stinson prairie state park and aa call state park.
6/11/2016 4:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/11/2016 4:14 PM CDT At 409 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of algona, moving southeast at 10 mph. additional storms further west are also strong and pose a severe risk (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.
6/22/2015 6:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/22/2015 6:46 AM CDT At 642 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles south of blue earth to 9 miles northeast of pocahontas to 4 miles west of sac city, moving east at 60 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/22/2015 6:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/22/2015 6:31 AM CDT At 628 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles southeast of blue earth to 6 miles south of smith pool to 13 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, estherville, algona, emmetsburg, pocahontas, dakota city, humboldt, laurens, iowa lake, swan lake, smith pool, ingham lake, okamanpedan lake, lost island lake, five island lake, high lake, silver lake, rush lake, armstrong, graettinger and west bend.
6/22/2015 5:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ottosen, IA at 6/22/2015 6:02 AM CDT At 558 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles west of iowa lake to 3 miles northwest of five island lake to near webb, 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.
5/3/2015 7:43 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern pocahontas, humboldt, southern kossuth and southwestern hancock 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.
5/3/2015 7:02 PM CDT At 702 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southwest of algona, 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.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Powerlines and trees blown down. estimate 80 mph winds. pea size hail also reporte in humboldt county IA, 2 miles W of Ottosen, IA