Hail Map for Pontiac, IL

The Pontiac, IL area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 20 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Pontiac, IL on 35 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Pontiac, IL
Where Located: 51.6 miles ENE of Peoria, IL
Map: Google Map for Pontiac, IL
Population: 11931
Housing Units: 4686
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Pontiac, IL

Date / Time Report Details
9/28/2019 12:08 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 9/28/2019 12:11 AM CDT At 1208 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles south of odell to forrest to near gibson, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, pontiac, paxton, fairbury, gibson city, piper city, forrest, chatsworth, cullom, gibson, melvin, saunemin, roberts, elliott, sibley, cabery, kempton, campus, emington and strawn.
9/27/2019 11:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 9/27/2019 11:55 PM CDT At 1152 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pontiac to chenoa to near cooksville, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/6/2019 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/6/2019 5:25 PM CDT At 522 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near forrest, or near fairbury, 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. Locations impacted include, pontiac, fairbury, forrest and saunemin.
7/6/2019 5:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/6/2019 5:10 PM CDT At 507 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over fairbury, 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, pontiac, fairbury, forrest and saunemin.
7/6/2019 5:00 PM CDT One downed wooden utility pole near e 1200 north roa in livingston county IL, 5.2 miles N of Pontiac, IL
7/6/2019 4:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/6/2019 5:01 PM CDT At 458 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pontiac, 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. Locations impacted include, pontiac, fairbury, forrest, odell and saunemin.
7/6/2019 4:55 PM CDT One large tree and several large branches downed as reported to county dispatc in livingston county IL, 0.5 miles NW of Pontiac, IL
7/6/2019 4:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/6/2019 4:55 PM CDT At 452 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pontiac, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/30/2019 3:20 PM CDT Livingston so reports numerous powerlines down throughout pontiac. time estimated based on rada in livingston county IL, 0.5 miles NW of Pontiac, IL
6/30/2019 2:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/30/2019 2:46 PM CDT At 243 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near flanagan to near chebanse, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/29/2019 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/29/2019 5:25 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near dwight, moving southeast at 15 mph. an additional storm over pontiac will also be capable of producing strong wind gusts to 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. Locations impacted include, pontiac, dwight, odell, saunemin, campus and emington.
6/29/2019 5:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/29/2019 5:06 PM CDT The national weather service in chicago has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. central livingston county in central illinois. south central grundy county in northeastern illinois. until 545 pm cdt. At 502 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over dwight,.
5/23/2019 1:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/23/2019 1:46 AM CDT At 143 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northwest of cullom to near piper city to near buckley to near thomasboro, moving northeast at 70 mph. in addition, brief tornado spin ups will be possible with this line of thunderstorms. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be heavily damaged. expect considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles. extensive tree damage and power outages are likely. Locations impacted include, pontiac, watseka, paxton, fairbury, gibson city, piper city, claytonville, gilman, clifton, onarga, milford, forrest, chatsworth, chebanse, odell, cissna park, ashkum, buckley, cullom and gibson.
5/23/2019 1:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/23/2019 1:32 AM CDT At 112 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near towanda to near cooksville to farmer city to near argenta, moving northeast at 65 mph. another thunderstorm, capable of producing a tornado, was located just northwest of chatsworth (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/23/2019 1:12 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/23/2019 1:15 AM CDT At 112 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near towanda to near cooksville to farmer city to near argenta, moving northeast at 65 mph. another thunderstorm, capable of producing a tornado, was located just northwest of chatsworth (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/23/2019 12:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/23/2019 12:46 AM CDT At 1241 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near chenoa, or about 5 miles west of fairbury, moving northeast at 30 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 dangerous storm will be near, mcdowell around 1250 am cdt. forrest around 100 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include saunemin.
5/23/2019 12:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/23/2019 12:25 AM CDT At 1221 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near lexington, or 14 miles southwest of pontiac, moving northeast at 35 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 dangerous storm will be near, pontiac and fairbury around 1245 am cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include saunemin. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 188 and 198, and between mile markers 201 and 206.
5/16/2019 1:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/16/2019 1:38 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern livingston and southern grundy counties will expire at 145 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 600 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central illinois.
5/16/2019 1:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/16/2019 1:17 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 145 pm cdt for northeastern livingston and southern grundy counties. at 114 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of herscher to near dwight to 6 miles west of odell, moving southeast at 35 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
5/16/2019 12:55 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/16/2019 12:58 PM CDT At 1254 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from braidwood to near mazon to near streator, moving southeast at 30 mph. quarter size hail was reported earlier in marseilles from these storms (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, streator, pontiac, dwight, coal city, diamond, gardner, flanagan, odell, mazon, braceville, south wilmington, godley, cornell, ransom, carbon hill, kempton, verona, campus, reddick and emington.
5/16/2019 12:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/16/2019 12:44 PM CDT The national weather service in chicago has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northern livingston county in central illinois. east central la salle county in north central illinois. grundy county in northeastern illinois. Until 145 pm cdt.
3/14/2019 11:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/14/2019 11:05 AM CDT At 1101 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near pontiac, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include 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. this dangerous storm will be near, odell around 1110 am cdt. dwight around 1115 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include cornell.
3/14/2019 10:53 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/14/2019 11:02 AM CDT At 1053 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near pontiac, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include 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. this dangerous storm will be near, odell around 1105 am cdt. dwight around 1115 am cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include cornell. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 194 and 218.
6/19/2018 5:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/19/2018 5:11 PM CDT At 505 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near grand ridge to 10 miles northwest of odell to near pontiac, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, ottawa, streator, morris, pontiac, marseilles, dwight, seneca, gardner, odell, mazon, grand ridge, cullom, south wilmington, cornell, saunemin, ransom, verona, campus, reddick and emington.
6/19/2018 4:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/19/2018 4:53 PM CDT The national weather service in chicago has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northern livingston county in central illinois. central la salle county in north central illinois. southern grundy county in northeastern illinois. Until 545 pm cdt.
5/13/2018 5:15 PM CDT Few reports of tree limbs down and one tree on ca in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
5/13/2018 5:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/13/2018 5:05 PM CDT At 501 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles west of dwight to near odell to near flanagan, moving east 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, odell around 505 pm cdt. dwight around 510 pm cdt. cullom around 535 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include cabery, campus, reddick, saunemin, kempton, emington and buckingham.
10/14/2017 8:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 10/14/2017 8:11 PM CDT At 807 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mazon to dwight to near odell, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, pontiac, dwight, fairbury, chenoa, gardner, gridley, forrest, chatsworth, flanagan, odell, braceville, cullom, south wilmington, cornell, saunemin, kempton, campus, reddick, emington and east brooklyn. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for central, north central and northeastern illinois.
10/14/2017 7:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 10/14/2017 7:53 PM CDT At 749 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near streator to 10 miles west of odell to near flanagan, moving east at 75 mph. the strongest winds will last for 15 minutes or so behind the leading edge (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, streator, pontiac, dwight, fairbury, chenoa, gardner, gridley, forrest, chatsworth, flanagan, wenona, odell, braceville, cullom, south wilmington, cornell, saunemin, ransom, rutland and kempton. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for central, north central and northeastern illinois.
10/14/2017 7:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 10/14/2017 7:37 PM CDT At 732 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near wenona to near toluca to roanoke, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/11/2017 8:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/11/2017 9:01 AM CDT At 857 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near wenona, or 10 miles west of streator, and is nearly stationary. southern lasalle county is the location of the highest wind concern (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, streator, pontiac, marseilles, flanagan, wenona, tonica, grand ridge, lostant, cornell, ransom, rutland, cedar point, kangley, long point, dana and leonore.
7/11/2017 8:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/11/2017 8:46 AM CDT At 841 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mcnabb, or 9 miles southeast of hennepin, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/14/2017 4:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/14/2017 4:25 PM CDT At 420 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near north utica to near grand ridge to 6 miles southeast of wenona, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, ottawa, streator, pontiac, peru, mendota, marseilles, oglesby, seneca, serena, la salle, spring valley, sheridan, utica, earlville, north utica, flanagan, wenona, tonica, grand ridge and naplate.
6/14/2017 4:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/14/2017 4:12 PM CDT At 407 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ladd to mcnabb to near roanoke, moving northeast at 35 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.
5/26/2017 4:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/26/2017 4:07 PM CDT At 402 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near fairbury, moving east 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. locations impacted include, pontiac, fairbury, forrest, saunemin and emington. A tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm cdt for central illinois.
5/26/2017 3:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 5/26/2017 3:53 PM CDT At 348 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near chenoa, or 7 miles southwest of pontiac, 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.
4/10/2017 5:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 4/10/2017 5:11 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central livingston county will expire at 515 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however heavy rain and small hail are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central and east central illinois.
4/10/2017 4:55 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 4/10/2017 4:59 PM CDT At 453 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southeast of odell, or 9 miles east of pontiac, moving east at 45 mph. this storm has shown a gradual weakening trend in the past 10 minutes (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, pontiac, cullom, saunemin and emington.
4/10/2017 4:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 4/10/2017 4:46 PM CDT At 441 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pontiac, moving east at 45 mph. trained spotters reported hail of quarter size west of pontiac with this storm. this storm has had some weak rotation with it. the primary threat remains large hail (trained weather spotters). 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, pontiac, gridley, forrest, chatsworth, cullom, saunemin and emington.
4/10/2017 4:39 PM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
4/10/2017 4:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 4/10/2017 4:37 PM CDT At 432 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near flanagan, or 8 miles west of pontiac, moving east at 45 mph. this storm has a history of producing hail of quarter size or larger. this will reach pontiac around 440 pm cdt (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. Locations impacted include, pontiac, gridley, forrest, chatsworth, flanagan, cullom, saunemin and emington.
4/10/2017 4:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 4/10/2017 4:19 PM CDT At 413 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near secor, or 10 miles northeast of eureka, moving east at 45 mph. this storm has a history of producing golf ball size hail, the most recent of which was in washington at 352 pm cdt (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.
3/20/2017 11:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/20/2017 11:08 AM CDT At 1105 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pontiac, moving east southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/20/2017 11:02 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
3/7/2017 12:55 AM CST Gust to 59 mph at pnt awo in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
3/7/2017 12:43 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/7/2017 12:46 AM CST At 1242 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from sycamore to near newark to near flanagan, moving northeast at 80 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, maple park, newark and virgil around 1245 am cst. yorkville, plano and lily lake around 1250 am cst. elgin and oswego around 1255 am cst. aurora, naperville, west dundee and odell around 100 am cst. hoffman estates, romeoville, dwight, and inverness around 105 am cst. bolingbrook, palatine, wheaton, downers grove, glen ellyn, lisle, woodridge, darien and gardner around 110 am cst. Cicero, westchester, forest park and river forest around 120 am cst.
2/28/2017 5:47 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 2/28/2017 5:50 PM CST At 546 pm cst, a confirmed tornado was located near toluca, or 15 miles southwest of streator, moving east at 45 mph (weather spotters confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and tennis ball 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 northwestern livingston and southern la salle counties, including the following locations: dana, cornell, rutland and long point.
2/28/2017 5:36 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 2/28/2017 5:40 PM CST At 534 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near washburn, or 9 miles southeast of lacon, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include 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. this dangerous storm will be near, wenona around 550 pm cst. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include dana, cornell, rutland and long point. Including the following interstate, i-55 near mile marker 199.
8/25/2016 2:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 8/25/2016 2:23 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern la salle, northern livingston and southwestern grundy counties will expire at 230 am cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits and exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
8/25/2016 2:04 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 8/25/2016 2:09 AM CDT At 204 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over odell, or 9 miles southwest of dwight, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, pontiac, dwight, odell, cornell, ransom, long point and emington. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 197 and 218.
8/25/2016 1:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 8/25/2016 1:50 AM CDT At 147 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of flanagan, or 7 miles northwest of pontiac, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/13/2016 6:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/13/2016 6:11 PM CDT At 605 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sheridan to near fairbury, moving east at 40 mph. these storms produced a 63 mph gust at peru airport at 514 pm cdt (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, pontiac, marseilles, seneca, serena, sheridan and ransom. this includes, illini state park. including the following interstates, i-55 between mile markers 202 and 203. I-80 between mile markers 95 and 102.
7/13/2016 5:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/13/2016 5:51 PM CDT At 547 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near serena to near chenoa, moving east at 45 mph. a 63 mph gust was observed at peru airport at 514 pm cdt with these storms. the greatest hail threat looks to be near marseilles with these storms (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, ottawa, streator, pontiac, marseilles, seneca, serena, sheridan, grand ridge, naplate, cornell, ransom and kangley. this includes, buffalo rock state park and illini state park. including the following interstates, i-55 between mile markers 188 and 203. I-80 between mile markers 84 and 102.
7/13/2016 5:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/13/2016 5:45 PM CDT At 539 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles north of ottawa to gridley, moving east at 40 mph. a 63 mph gust was observed at 514 pm cdt with these storms (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, ottawa, streator, pontiac, mendota, marseilles, oglesby, seneca, serena, la salle, sheridan, utica, gridley, north utica, flanagan, tonica, grand ridge, naplate, lostant, cornell and ransom. this includes, buffalo rock state park, illini state park, illinois valley community college, matthiessen state park, and starved rock state park. including the following interstates, i-39 between mile markers 49 and 70. i-55 between mile markers 188 and 203. I-80 between mile markers 76 and 102.
7/13/2016 5:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/13/2016 5:29 PM CDT At 522 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near peru to near hudson, moving east at 45 mph. a 63 mph wind gust was observed at peru airport at 514 pm cdt with these storms (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, ottawa, streator, pontiac, peru, mendota, marseilles, oglesby, seneca, serena, la salle, sheridan, utica, gridley, north utica, flanagan, tonica, grand ridge, naplate, lostant and cornell. this includes, buffalo rock state park, illini state park, illinois valley community college, matthiessen state park, and starved rock state park. including the following interstates, i-39 between mile markers 41 and 70. i-55 between mile markers 188 and 203. I-80 between mile markers 74 and 102.
7/13/2016 5:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 7/13/2016 5:23 PM CDT At 516 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ladd to near el paso, moving east 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.
6/22/2016 10:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/22/2016 10:31 PM CDT At 1025 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near pontiac, moving southeast 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. Locations impacted include, pontiac.
6/22/2016 10:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/22/2016 10:19 PM CDT At 1015 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located over pontiac, moving southeast at 45 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. this tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of central livingston county. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 191 and 204.
6/22/2016 10:15 PM CDT Storm damage reported in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
6/22/2016 10:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/22/2016 10:16 PM CDT At 1011 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located northeast of pontiac, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include 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. this dangerous storm will be near, pontiac around 1020 pm cdt. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 191 and 204.
6/22/2016 10:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/22/2016 10:07 PM CDT At 1003 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near flanagan, or 8 miles northwest of pontiac, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include 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. this dangerous storm will be near, pontiac between 1015 pm cdt and 1020 pm cdt. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 191 and 204.
3/15/2016 9:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/15/2016 9:59 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central la salle, livingston and southwestern grundy counties will expire at 1000 pm cdt, a new severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for portions of grundy and la salle counties. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for north central illinois. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 300 am cdt for northeastern illinois.
3/15/2016 9:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/15/2016 9:43 PM CDT At 939 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles south of seneca to near chenoa, 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. locations impacted include, streator, pontiac, dwight, seneca, odell, cornell, saunemin, ransom, kangley, verona, emington and kinsman. including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 188 and 221. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for north central illinois.
3/15/2016 9:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/15/2016 9:29 PM CDT At 925 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near streator to near flanagan, 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. locations impacted include, streator, pontiac, dwight, seneca, gridley, flanagan, odell, cornell, saunemin, ransom, rutland, kangley, long point, verona, dana, emington and kinsman. including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 188 and 221. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for north central illinois.
3/15/2016 9:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/15/2016 9:16 PM CDT At 912 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near minonk to near el paso, 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.
3/15/2016 9:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/15/2016 9:04 PM CDT At 901 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near grand ridge, or 8 miles northwest of streator, 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, ottawa, streator, pontiac, oglesby, gridley, flanagan, odell, tonica, grand ridge, naplate, lostant, cornell, ransom, rutland, cedar point, kangley, long point, dana and leonore. this includes, buffalo rock state park, matthiessen state park, and starved rock state park. including the following interstates, i-39 between mile markers 41 and 53. i-55 between mile markers 193 and 210. i-80 between mile markers 86 and 92. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for north central illinois.
3/15/2016 8:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/15/2016 8:48 PM CDT At 843 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near wenona, or 13 miles south of oglesby, moving northeast 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, ottawa, streator, pontiac, oglesby, gridley, flanagan, odell, tonica, grand ridge, naplate, lostant, cornell, ransom, rutland, cedar point, kangley, long point, dana and leonore. this includes, buffalo rock state park, matthiessen state park, and starved rock state park. including the following interstates, i-39 between mile markers 41 and 53. i-55 between mile markers 193 and 210. i-80 between mile markers 86 and 92. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for north central illinois.
3/15/2016 8:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 3/15/2016 8:32 PM CDT At 829 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over varna, or 9 miles east of lacon, moving northeast 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.
11/11/2015 9:10 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 11/11/2015 9:14 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for east central la salle, kendall, northwestern livingston, grundy and southeastern kane counties will expire at 915 pm cst, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and exited the warning area. therefore the warning has been allowed to expire. gusts of 40 to 45 mph will remain possible through the remainder of the evening, while gusts in excess of 50 mph are possible overnight. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service chicago.
11/11/2015 9:00 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 11/11/2015 9:03 PM CST At 859 pm cst, strong to severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from east dundee to near seneca, moving northeast at 55 mph. higher winds to 60 mph will likely be isolated in nature (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, aurora, joliet, oswego, west chicago, batavia, geneva, yorkville, morris, channahon, pontiac, minooka, dwight, seneca, montgomery, north aurora, odell, mazon, cornell, ransom and lisbon.
11/11/2015 8:44 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 11/11/2015 8:47 PM CST At 843 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lily lake to 10 miles south of streator, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, aurora, joliet, elgin, carpentersville, st. Charles, oswego, algonquin, west chicago, batavia, geneva, yorkville, streator, morris, channahon, pontiac, minooka, plano, marseilles, dwight and sleepy hollow.
11/11/2015 8:30 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 11/11/2015 8:34 PM CST At 828 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hinckley to 5 miles east of wenona, moving northeast at 55 mph. while the severe winds do not extend the entire length of this line of storms, there are scattered areas of likely severe winds based on radar, including in northern kane county, and entering kendall county (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/18/2015 5:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 8/18/2015 5:40 PM CDT The tornado warning for central livingston county will expire at 545 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits and exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central illinois.
8/18/2015 5:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 8/18/2015 5:32 PM CDT At 527 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over pontiac, moving northeast at 20 mph. this storm has a history of producing a tornado (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include 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. this tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of central livingston county. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 195 and 201.
8/18/2015 5:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 8/18/2015 5:21 PM CDT At 517 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near pontiac, moving northeast at 15 mph. this storm has a history of producing a tornado (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include 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. this dangerous storm will be near, pontiac around 540 pm cdt. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 193 and 200.
8/18/2015 5:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 8/18/2015 5:10 PM CDT At 506 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near chenoa, or near pontiac, moving northeast at 20 mph (weather spotters confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging 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. the tornado will be near, pontiac around 530 pm cdt. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 188 and 201.
6/20/2015 10:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/20/2015 10:15 PM CDT At 1012 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near streator to near gridley, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, streator, pontiac, gridley, flanagan, tonica, lostant, cornell, ransom, rutland, kangley, long point, dana and leonore. including the following interstates, i-39 between mile markers 41 and 49. I-55 between mile markers 188 and 202.
6/20/2015 9:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Pontiac, IL at 6/20/2015 10:00 PM CDT At 957 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from wenona to near secor, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/7/2015 4:47 PM CDT At 447 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pontiac to chenoa to near goodfield, moving east 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, pontiac around 450 pm cdt. fairbury around 500 pm cdt. forrest around 510 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include saunemin and emington. Including the following interstate, i-55 between mile markers 189 and 207.
8/25/2014 5:35 PM CDT Tree down on rt 116 in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
8/30/2013 9:55 PM CDT Storm damage reported in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
6/21/2013 1:47 PM CDT Storm damage reported in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
5/30/2013 3:45 PM CDT Several large trees blown down...as well as power line in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
5/30/2013 2:52 PM CDT Trees snappe in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
5/30/2013 1:31 PM CDT Several large trees blown down...as well as power line in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
8/9/2012 4:35 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.8 miles N of Pontiac, IL
5/4/2012 1:15 AM CDT Storm damage reported in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
5/4/2012 1:15 AM CDT Scattered wind damage...including a few trees and multiple utility poles downed. time estimated based on radar and pontiac airport observatio in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Tree down near intersection of i-55 and il-11 in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Tree down near intersection of i-55 and state route 11 in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Tree down near intersection of i-55 and state route 11 in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Also reported nickel size hai in livingston county IL, 0.4 miles NNE of Pontiac, IL