Hail Map for Plainfield, IA

The Plainfield, IA area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 9 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Plainfield, IA on 34 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Plainfield, IA
Where Located: 39.6 miles ESE of Mason City, IA
Map: Google Map for Plainfield, IA
Population: 436
Housing Units: 197
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Plainfield, IA

Date / Time Report Details
9/9/2019 8:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 9/9/2019 8:06 PM CDT At 803 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near fredericksburg to 6 miles northwest of uni-dome and mcleod center to near reinbeck, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/9/2019 7:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 9/9/2019 7:53 PM CDT At 749 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nashua, or 11 miles northwest of waverly, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, waverly, allison, parkersburg, clarksville, shell rock, greene, plainfield, stout, frederika, allison municipal airport and waverly municipal airport.
9/9/2019 7:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 9/9/2019 7:36 PM CDT At 732 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near allison, moving northeast at 85 mph (trained weather spotters. at 707 pm trained spotters reported 60 mph wind and damage to large tree limbs south of hubbard). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/9/2019 6:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 9/9/2019 6:28 PM CDT At 624 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near shell rock, or 9 miles southwest of waverly, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/30/2019 5:13 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern black hawk, bremer and butler counties will expire at 515 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 are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for north central and northeastern iowa.
6/30/2019 5:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/30/2019 5:03 PM CDT At 459 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jesup to near shell rock to 8 miles northwest of allison, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, waterloo, cedar falls, waverly, allison, sumner, parkersburg, denver, clarksville, tripoli, shell rock, greene, aplington, waterloo municipal airport, janesville, dunkerton, readlyn, dumont, new hartford, plainfield and frederika.
6/30/2019 4:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/30/2019 4:30 PM CDT At 426 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near fredericksburg, or 12 miles south of new hampton, moving south at 35 mph (public. home weather station just west of fredericksburg reported a wind gust 65 mph). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/17/2019 4:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 4/17/2019 5:02 PM CDT At 457 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over shell rock, or near waverly, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, allison, clarksville, shell rock, greene, rockwell, dumont, plainfield, frederika, bristow, aredale, dougherty, portland and allison municipal airport.
4/17/2019 4:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 4/17/2019 4:35 PM CDT At 430 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over aplington, or 12 miles southwest of allison, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/9/2018 6:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/9/2018 6:14 PM CDT At 608 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nashua, or 11 miles northwest of waverly, moving southeast 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.
7/19/2017 5:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 7/19/2017 5:41 PM CDT At 534 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hawkeye to near tripoli to near waverly, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, waverly, sumner, tripoli, greene, readlyn, plainfield, frederika and waverly municipal airport.
7/19/2017 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 7/19/2017 5:28 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near new hampton to nashua to greene, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2017 11:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/28/2017 4:59 PM CDT At 454 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near shell rock, or near waverly, 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. locations impacted include, waverly, sumner, clarksville, tripoli, shell rock, readlyn, plainfield, frederika and waverly municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for north central and northeastern iowa.
6/28/2017 11:33 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/28/2017 4:37 PM CDT At 433 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over allison, 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.
6/15/2017 7:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/15/2017 7:35 PM CDT At 732 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over allison, moving east at 25 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, waverly, allison, clarksville, shell rock, janesville, plainfield, bristow, allison municipal airport and waverly municipal airport.
6/15/2017 7:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/15/2017 7:21 PM CDT At 716 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near allison, moving east at 25 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 6:28 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA, via nws employee.
6/15/2017 6:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/15/2017 6:27 PM CDT At 624 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near clarksville, or 10 miles northwest of waverly, moving east at 30 mph (trained weather spotters. at 6:18pm, trained weather spotter reported half dollar sized hail 4 miles north of clarksville). 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, waverly, plainfield and waverly municipal airport.
6/15/2017 6:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/15/2017 6:17 PM CDT At 614 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near clarksville, or near allison, 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.
5/17/2017 6:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/17/2017 6:21 PM CDT At 616 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near nashua to near tripoli to near jesup, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/17/2017 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/17/2017 6:11 PM CDT At 604 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near marble rock to 6 miles west of tripoli to jesup, moving north at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. at 553 pm...70 mph winds were reported at the waterloo airport. numerous trees were reported down in town). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, waterloo, cedar falls, waverly, allison, evansdale, jesup, la porte city, hudson, sumner, denver, clarksville, tripoli, shell rock, greene, elk run heights, crossroads mall, waterloo municipal airport, uni-dome and mcleod center, janesville and washburn. this includes interstate 380 between mile markers 56 and 73. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, north central and northeastern iowa.
5/17/2017 6:00 PM CDT Rwis statio in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles SSE of Plainfield, IA
5/17/2017 6:00 PM CDT Iowa dot rwis along highway 21 in bremer county IA, 1 miles NNE of Plainfield, IA
5/17/2017 5:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/17/2017 5:51 PM CDT At 545 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of hampton to near shell rock to 7 miles west of la porte city, moving northeast at 70 mph (trained weather spotters. numerous reports of 60 to 70 mph winds have been reported over northeast iowa. doppler radar indicates that the strongest winds are now moving into the southern sections of the waterloo area). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, waterloo, cedar falls, waverly, allison, evansdale, jesup, la porte city, hudson, sumner, parkersburg, denver, clarksville, tripoli, shell rock, greene, aplington, elk run heights, crossroads mall, waterloo municipal airport and uni-dome and mcleod center. this includes interstate 380 between mile markers 56 and 73. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, north central and northeastern iowa.
5/17/2017 5:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/17/2017 5:39 PM CDT At 531 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of iowa falls to 6 miles west of dike to near traer, moving northeast at 70 mph (trained weather spotters. numerous reports of 60 to 70 mph winds with tree damage across central and northeastern iowa). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/15/2017 7:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/15/2017 7:40 PM CDT At 735 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near denver, or near waverly, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters have reported a history of quarter sized hail or larger and 60 mph 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. Locations impacted include, waverly, sumner, tripoli, readlyn, plainfield and frederika.
5/15/2017 7:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/15/2017 7:30 PM CDT At 725 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over waverly, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters have reported a history of quarter sized hail or larger and 60 mph 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. Locations impacted include, waverly, sumner, denver, clarksville, tripoli, shell rock, janesville, readlyn, plainfield, frederika and waverly municipal airport.
5/15/2017 7:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/15/2017 7:18 PM CDT At 713 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over clarksville, or near allison, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters have reported 60 mph winds and quarter sized hail or larger with these storms). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/15/2017 6:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/15/2017 6:55 PM CDT At 649 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over tripoli, or 9 miles northeast of waverly, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters have reported a history of 60 mph winds with these storms ). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, waverly, sumner, denver, clarksville, tripoli, shell rock, janesville, readlyn, plainfield, frederika and waverly municipal airport.
5/15/2017 6:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 5/15/2017 6:36 PM CDT At 631 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of nashua, or 8 miles north of waverly, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters reported gusts to around 60 mph). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/15/2017 6:30 PM CDT Plainfield idot rwis along highway 21 in bremer county IA, 1 miles NNE of Plainfield, IA
5/15/2017 6:28 PM CDT 60-70 mph wind estimated. 4-6 inch diameter tree branches broken of in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA
5/15/2017 6:20 PM CDT Plainfield idot rwis along highway 21 in bremer county IA, 1 miles NNE of Plainfield, IA
4/19/2017 10:19 PM CDT Large tree and flag pole blown dow in bremer county IA, 3.8 miles N of Plainfield, IA
3/6/2017 7:32 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 3/6/2017 7:35 PM CST At 732 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near shell rock to near conrad, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/21/2016 8:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 9/21/2016 8:23 PM CDT The tornado warning for northeastern butler and northwestern bremer counties will expire at 830 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer appears capable of producing a tornado. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small.
9/21/2016 7:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 9/21/2016 7:46 PM CDT At 743 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over greene, or 10 miles north of allison, moving east at 20 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern butler and northwestern bremer counties, including the following locations: plainfield.
9/21/2016 6:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 9/21/2016 7:03 PM CDT At 659 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over greene, or 8 miles north of allison, moving east at 15 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern butler and northwestern bremer counties, including the following locations: plainfield.
8/4/2016 5:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 8/4/2016 6:02 PM CDT At 558 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near waverly, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/12/2016 12:00 AM CDT Numerous trees down and uprooted. a large grain bin was pushed several feet onto the railroad tracks. large trash dumpsters tipped ove in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA
6/14/2016 4:13 PM CDT Trees and powerlines damaged in town. report relayed by nws employee. time estimated by rada in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA
6/11/2016 3:12 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/11/2016 3:15 AM CDT At 311 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near waverly, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, waverly, denver, clarksville, shell rock, janesville, plainfield and waverly municipal airport.
6/11/2016 2:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/11/2016 2:52 AM CDT At 245 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southwest of nashua, or 11 miles south of charles city, moving southeast 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.
6/22/2015 8:17 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/22/2015 8:20 AM CDT At 815 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sumner to near waterloo to 8 miles southwest of eldora, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated. at 809 am the waterloo airport reported 59 mph). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, waterloo, cedar falls, waverly, iowa falls, eldora, grundy center, allison, evansdale, jesup, la porte city, hudson, sumner, parkersburg, denver, reinbeck, ackley, clarksville, tripoli, shell rock and dike. This includes interstate 380 between mile markers 57 and 73.
6/22/2015 7:54 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Plainfield, IA at 6/22/2015 7:57 AM CDT At 753 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles southwest of nashua to 3 miles south of aplington to 4 miles southwest of jewell junction, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/29/2014 4:26 PM CDT Public reports trees down and small hail covering the ground. rwis reports 65 mph wind in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA
4/12/2014 6:45 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA, at least quarter sized a few chuncks may be bigger
8/22/2013 5:10 AM CDT Numerous trees down and a machine shed severly damaged near horto in bremer county IA, 2.8 miles W of Plainfield, IA
8/22/2013 5:05 AM CDT Numerous large trees down in town. one large tree is down leaning on a house. time estimated by rada in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA
8/22/2013 5:04 AM CDT The rwis at plainfield reported a gust to 51 knot in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA
5/19/2013 8:52 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA
5/19/2013 8:52 PM CDT Storm damage reported in bremer county IA, 0.4 miles NE of Plainfield, IA