Hail Map for Platte Center, NE

The Platte Center, NE area has had 5 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 12 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Platte Center, NE on 52 occasions, including 6 occasions during the past year.

Name: Platte Center, NE
Where Located: 61.4 miles NE of Grand Island, NE
Map: Google Map for Platte Center, NE
Population: 336
Housing Units: 146
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Platte Center, NE

Date / Time Report Details
10/2/2017 7:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 10/2/2017 7:58 PM CDT At 754 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles east of platte center, or 8 miles north of columbus, moving northeast at 45 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.
10/2/2017 7:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 10/2/2017 7:52 PM CDT At 745 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near platte center, or 11 miles northwest of columbus, moving northeast at 40 mph (law enforcement). 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. locations impacted include, platte center, monroe, tarnov, lake ocaonee and circle h trailer park. this includes highway 81 in nebraska between mile markers 118 and 126. Fire department officials reported ping pong ball size hail near monroe at 741 pm.
10/2/2017 7:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 10/2/2017 7:42 PM CDT At 739 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over monroe, or 14 miles west of columbus, moving northeast at 40 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, platte center, monroe, tarnov, lake ocaonee and circle h trailer park. This includes highway 81 in nebraska between mile markers 118 and 126.
10/2/2017 7:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 10/2/2017 7:36 PM CDT At 733 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near genoa, or 17 miles west of columbus, moving northeast at 40 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.
6/16/2017 6:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/16/2017 7:03 PM CDT At 657 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of columbus, moving southeast at 50 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, columbus, bellwood, duncan, platte center, monroe, creston, humphrey, richland, tarnov, college view trailer park, camp pawnee, shell creek elementary school, lake north babcock campground, central community college, lake ocaonee, circle h trailer park and camp luther. this includes the following highways, highway 30 in nebraska between mile markers 369 and 393. Highway 81 in nebraska between mile markers 110 and 133.
6/16/2017 6:45 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 1.4 miles S of Platte Center, NE
6/16/2017 6:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/16/2017 6:27 PM CDT At 623 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lindsay, or 21 miles northwest of columbus, moving southeast at 35 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.
6/13/2017 8:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/13/2017 8:56 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern colfax, eastern platte and west central butler counties will expire at 900 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for northeastern and east central nebraska. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for far southeast platte, colfax, and butler counties.
6/13/2017 8:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/13/2017 8:35 PM CDT At 828 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near columbus, moving east at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/13/2017 8:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/13/2017 8:28 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for western platte and east central boone counties will expire at 830 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for northeastern nebraska.
6/13/2017 7:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/13/2017 8:02 PM CDT At 756 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles northwest of monroe, or 18 miles northwest of columbus, 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.
4/15/2017 6:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 4/15/2017 6:49 PM CDT At 643 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northwest of platte center, or 14 miles northwest of columbus, moving southeast 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. locations impacted include, platte center, humphrey, tarnov, cornlea and circle h trailer park. This includes highway 81 in nebraska between mile markers 118 and 130.
4/15/2017 6:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 4/15/2017 6:34 PM CDT At 629 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of lindsay, or 21 miles northwest of columbus, moving southeast 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.
7/6/2016 11:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/6/2016 11:49 PM CDT At 1145 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of creston, or 19 miles northwest of columbus, moving east at 45 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, madison, newman grove, platte center, lindsay, creston, humphrey, tarnov and cornlea.
7/6/2016 11:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/6/2016 11:34 PM CDT At 1131 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near newman grove, or 28 miles northwest of columbus, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
7/5/2016 9:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/5/2016 9:10 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern platte county will expire at 915 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. another warning is in effect farther to the east. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for northeastern and east central nebraska.
7/5/2016 9:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/5/2016 9:05 PM CDT At 900 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over columbus, moving northeast at 40 mph. strong to severe storms were also occurring about 5 miles north of columbus (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, columbus, duncan, platte center, monroe, tarnov, lake north babcock campground, lake ocaonee, college view trailer park, camp pawnee, circle h trailer park, shell creek elementary school and central community college. this includes the following highways, highway 30 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 381. Highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 110 and 126.
7/5/2016 8:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/5/2016 9:01 PM CDT At 855 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles north of monroe to 3 miles southeast of columbus, moving northeast at 40 mph. the strongest part of this storm cluster was around columbus (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, columbus, duncan, platte center, monroe, tarnov, lake north babcock campground, lake ocaonee, college view trailer park, camp pawnee, circle h trailer park, shell creek elementary school and central community college. this includes the following highways, highway 30 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 381. Highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 110 and 126.
7/5/2016 8:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/5/2016 8:52 PM CDT At 846 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of st. edward to near columbus, moving northeast at 40 mph. the storms on the eastern edge of this cluster are likely producing damaging winds (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, columbus, duncan, platte center, monroe, tarnov, lake north babcock campground, lake ocaonee, college view trailer park, camp pawnee, circle h trailer park, shell creek elementary school and central community college. this includes the following highways, highway 30 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 381. Highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 110 and 126.
7/5/2016 8:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/5/2016 8:36 PM CDT At 832 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles northwest of genoa to 5 miles south of duncan, moving northeast at 40 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, columbus, duncan, platte center, monroe, tarnov, lake north babcock campground, lake ocaonee, college view trailer park, camp pawnee, circle h trailer park, shell creek elementary school and central community college. this includes the following highways, highway 30 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 381. Highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 110 and 126.
7/5/2016 8:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 7/5/2016 8:30 PM CDT At 824 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northwest of silver creek, or 20 miles west of columbus, 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.
5/10/2016 8:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 5/10/2016 8:26 PM CDT At 820 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northwest of columbus, moving east 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. locations impacted include, columbus, leigh, duncan, platte center, monroe, richland, lake ocaonee, college view trailer park, shell creek elementary school, lake north babcock campground, camp pawnee, circle h trailer park, camp luther and central community college. this includes the following highways, highway 30 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 390. Highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 110 and 126.
5/10/2016 7:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 5/10/2016 8:01 PM CDT At 758 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near platte center, or 6 miles northwest of columbus, moving east 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.
5/10/2016 7:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 5/10/2016 7:38 PM CDT At 734 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near platte center, or 12 miles northwest of columbus, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. locations impacted include, columbus, platte center, monroe, tarnov, lake north babcock campground, lake ocaonee, college view trailer park, circle h trailer park, shell creek elementary school and central community college. this includes the following highways, highway 30 in nebraska between mile markers 381 and 384. Highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 113 and 130.
5/10/2016 7:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 5/10/2016 7:22 PM CDT At 717 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles north of genoa, or 19 miles west of columbus, 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.
9/22/2015 10:23 PM CDT At 1023 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles east of platte center, or 6 miles north of columbus, moving north 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.
8/9/2015 7:40 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern madison and northwestern platte counties will expire at 745 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 gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for northeastern nebraska.
8/9/2015 7:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 8/9/2015 7:33 PM CDT At 730 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lindsay, or 20 miles northwest of columbus, 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. locations impacted include, platte center, lindsay, creston, humphrey, tarnov and cornlea. This includes highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 121 and 137.
8/9/2015 7:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 8/9/2015 7:24 PM CDT At 718 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lindsay, or 27 miles northwest of columbus, 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. locations impacted include, newman grove, platte center, lindsay, creston, humphrey, tarnov and cornlea. This includes highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 121 and 137.
8/9/2015 7:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 8/9/2015 7:08 PM CDT At 705 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near newman grove, or 29 miles southwest of norfolk, 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.
6/10/2015 8:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/10/2015 8:44 PM CDT At 838 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near creston, or 18 miles south of norfolk, moving northeast at 50 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, madison, platte center, lindsay, creston, humphrey, tarnov, cornlea and 8 miles south of stanton. This includes highway 81 in nebraska between milemarkers 121 and 146.
6/10/2015 8:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Platte Center, NE at 6/10/2015 8:35 PM CDT At 832 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over creston, or 18 miles north of columbus, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
5/2/2015 9:17 PM CDT At 917 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over duncan, or 8 miles west of columbus, moving northeast at 35 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.
5/2/2015 7:00 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.8 miles N of Platte Center, NE
5/2/2015 6:57 PM CDT At 656 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near platte center, or 8 miles west of columbus, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
5/19/2013 5:27 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.2 miles ESE of Platte Center, NE
5/4/2012 6:12 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 4.2 miles SSE of Platte Center, NE
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Winds estimated up to 60 mph in platte county NE, 4.1 miles N of Platte Center, NE
1/1/0001 12:00 AM 4 inch diameter tree branches down in platte center in platte county NE, 0.2 miles ESE of Platte Center, NE
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 2.2 miles E of Platte Center, NE