Hail Map for Primghar, IA

The Primghar, IA area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 7 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Primghar, IA on 36 occasions, including 6 occasions during the past year.

Name: Primghar, IA
Where Located: 37 miles NW of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Primghar, IA
Population: 909
Housing Units: 444
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Primghar, IA

Date / Time Report Details
8/5/2018 3:06 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 8/5/2018 3:09 AM CDT At 306 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sheldon to 6 miles south of alton to 7 miles east of elk point, moving east at 60 mph. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and quarter 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, sheldon and remsen around 310 am cdt. sanborn and archer around 315 am cdt. marcus, paullina, hinton and primghar around 320 am cdt. cleghorn around 325 am cdt. sutherland and larrabee around 330 am cdt. cherokee and kingsley around 335 am cdt. aurelia around 340 am cdt. washta around 345 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include calumet, moneta and meriden.
8/5/2018 3:06 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 8/5/2018 3:09 AM CDT At 306 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sheldon to 6 miles south of alton to 7 miles east of elk point, moving east at 60 mph. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and quarter 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, sheldon and remsen around 310 am cdt. sanborn and archer around 315 am cdt. marcus, paullina, hinton and primghar around 320 am cdt. cleghorn around 325 am cdt. sutherland and larrabee around 330 am cdt. cherokee and kingsley around 335 am cdt. aurelia around 340 am cdt. washta around 345 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include calumet, moneta and meriden.
7/4/2018 5:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 7/4/2018 6:02 PM CDT At 556 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near paullina, or 15 miles east of orange city, 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. this severe storm will be near, paullina around 605 pm cdt. larrabee around 615 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include calumet and meriden.
7/4/2018 5:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 7/4/2018 5:40 PM CDT At 534 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near remsen, or 9 miles south of orange city, 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, marcus and granville around 550 pm cdt. paullina around 605 pm cdt. larrabee around 615 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include calumet, oyens and meriden.
6/14/2018 5:58 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for western clay and northeastern o`brien counties will expire at 600 am 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 small hail and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm.
6/14/2018 5:46 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/14/2018 5:49 AM CDT At 546 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hartley, or 15 miles west of spencer in clay county, moving east at 25 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. this severe storm will be near, everly and royal around 600 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
6/14/2018 5:32 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/14/2018 5:37 AM CDT At 531 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near primghar, or 13 miles east of sheldon, moving east at 25 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, hartley around 540 am cdt. everly and royal around 600 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include moneta.
8/18/2017 8:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 8/18/2017 8:41 PM CDT At 837 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over primghar, or 13 miles east of sheldon, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and hail up to two inches in diameter. 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, sutherland around 900 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include calumet.
8/18/2017 8:30 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 3.5 miles W of Primghar, IA, broadcast media relay of a public report.
6/13/2017 10:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/13/2017 10:33 PM CDT At 1028 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hartley to near sioux rapids to near odebolt, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. these severe storms will be near, sioux rapids and albert city around 1035 pm cdt. marathon and webb around 1040 pm cdt. fostoria around 1045 pm cdt. milford, wahpeton and west okoboji around 1050 pm cdt. arnolds park and okoboji around 1055 pm cdt. spirit lake, orleans, terril and superior around 1100 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include moneta, dickens, calumet, rossie, gillett grove, meriden and rembrandt. locations from the iowa great lakes south through spencer may see the strong winds with little lightning or rain as the strong winds have surged ahead of the main area of storms. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern and west central iowa.
6/13/2017 10:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/13/2017 10:18 PM CDT At 1015 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sanborn to 6 miles northeast of aurelia to near arthur, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, linn grove and truesdale around 1025 pm cdt. sioux rapids around 1030 pm cdt. everly around 1035 pm cdt. albert city and marathon around 1040 pm cdt. spencer in clay county and fostoria around 1045 pm cdt. terril and lost island lake around 1100 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include moneta, dickens, calumet, rossie, gillett grove, meriden and rembrandt. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern and west central iowa.
3/23/2017 11:32 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 3/23/2017 11:35 AM CDT At 1131 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over paullina, or 15 miles south of sheldon, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe storm will be near, primghar around 1140 am cdt. sutherland around 1145 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include calumet and moneta.
3/23/2017 11:19 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 3/23/2017 11:22 AM CDT At 1119 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over granville, or 7 miles east of orange city, moving east 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, paullina and archer around 1130 am cdt. primghar around 1135 am cdt. sutherland around 1140 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include calumet and moneta.
7/7/2016 12:25 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 7/7/2016 12:28 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for o`brien, cherokee, clay and buena vista counties will expire at 1230 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 are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern iowa.
7/7/2016 12:15 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 7/7/2016 12:19 AM CDT At 1215 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sutherland to near galva, 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. these severe storms will be near, peterson around 1225 am cdt. lakeside, royal, linn grove and greenville around 1230 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include rossie, gillett grove, calumet, dickens, meriden, rembrandt and moneta.
7/6/2016 11:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 7/6/2016 11:55 PM CDT At 1151 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near granville to near washta, 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, washta around 1155 pm cdt. paullina and quimby around 1200 am cdt. primghar around 1205 am cdt. sutherland around 1215 am cdt. peterson around 1225 am cdt. lakeside, royal, linn grove and greenville around 1230 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include rossie, gillett grove, calumet, dickens, meriden, rembrandt and moneta.
6/17/2016 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/17/2016 8:49 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of worthing to near granville, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters. widespread spotter and public reports of 50 mph with occasional gusts to 60 mph). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, spencer in clay county, sioux center, orange city, sheldon, canton, sibley, rock rapids, rock valley, milford, hull, hartley, sanborn, alton, arnolds park, george, paullina, primghar, larchwood, inwood and okoboji.
6/17/2016 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/17/2016 8:50 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of worthing to near granville, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters. widespread spotter and public reports of 50 mph with occasional gusts to 60 mph). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, spencer in clay county, sioux center, orange city, sheldon, canton, sibley, rock rapids, rock valley, milford, hull, hartley, sanborn, alton, arnolds park, george, paullina, primghar, larchwood, inwood and okoboji.
6/17/2016 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/17/2016 8:50 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of worthing to near granville, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters. widespread spotter and public reports of 50 mph with occasional gusts to 60 mph). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, spencer in clay county, sioux center, orange city, sheldon, canton, sibley, rock rapids, rock valley, milford, hull, hartley, sanborn, alton, arnolds park, george, paullina, primghar, larchwood, inwood and okoboji.
6/17/2016 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/17/2016 8:21 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthing to near hospers, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/17/2016 8:21 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthing to near hospers, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/17/2016 8:21 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near worthing to near hospers, moving south at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include prolonged 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/10/2016 10:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/10/2016 10:47 PM CDT At 1043 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over archer, or 7 miles southeast of sheldon, moving southeast at 20 mph. other cells extend eastward across central o brien county which are at the moment weaker (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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, primghar around 1100 pm cdt. paullina around 1105 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include calumet.
6/10/2016 10:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/10/2016 10:33 PM CDT At 1029 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near archer, or 8 miles southeast of sheldon, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. This severe storm will be near, primghar around 1040 pm cdt.
6/10/2016 10:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/10/2016 10:08 PM CDT At 1003 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ashton, or near sheldon, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, sanborn, melvin and archer around 1020 pm cdt. primghar around 1035 pm cdt. Hartley around 1045 pm cdt.
5/26/2016 12:11 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern osceola. southeastern lyon and northern o`brien counties will expire at 1215 am cdt. the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. However heavy rain and wind gusts to 40 mph are still possible with this thunderstorm.
5/26/2016 12:03 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 5/26/2016 12:06 AM CDT At 1202 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sanborn, or 10 miles east of sheldon, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters. at 1146 pm cdt...a 59 mph wind gust was reported by the sheldon observation station). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. This severe storm will be near, hartley around 1215 am cdt.
5/25/2016 11:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 5/25/2016 11:54 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sheldon, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. a 59 mph wind gust was reported in sheldon iowa). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe storm will be near, sanborn and primghar around 1200 am cdt. melvin around 1205 am cdt. Hartley around 1210 am cdt.
5/25/2016 11:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 5/25/2016 11:45 PM CDT At 1139 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sheldon, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe storm will be near, archer around 1150 pm cdt. sanborn and primghar around 1155 pm cdt. melvin around 1200 am cdt. Hartley around 1205 am cdt.
5/25/2016 11:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 5/25/2016 11:27 PM CDT At 1124 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over hull, or 7 miles northeast of sioux center, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, boyden around 1130 pm cdt. matlock around 1135 pm cdt. sheldon and hospers around 1140 pm cdt. archer around 1150 pm cdt. sanborn and primghar around 1155 pm cdt. melvin around 1200 am cdt. Hartley around 1205 am cdt.
4/24/2016 8:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 4/24/2016 8:48 PM CDT At 845 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over archer, or near sheldon, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, sanborn around 855 pm cdt. hartley around 900 pm cdt. melvin around 905 pm cdt. ocheyedan around 915 pm cdt. harris around 920 pm cdt. Lake park around 925 pm cdt.
6/22/2015 6:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 6:32 AM CDT At 628 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near emmetsburg to storm lake, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of buena vista, southern clay, northeastern woodbury, cherokee, eastern plymouth, southern o`brien and northern ida counties, including the following locations, rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet.
6/22/2015 6:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 6:24 AM CDT At 621 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near emmetsburg to near alta, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of buena vista, southern clay, northeastern woodbury, cherokee, eastern plymouth, southern o`brien and northern ida counties, including the following locations, rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet.
6/22/2015 6:13 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 6:16 AM CDT At 613 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near silver lake to near quimby, moving east at 90 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, storm lake, lakeside and truesdale around 625 am cdt. newell around 630 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet. Trained weaker spotters have reported tree damage in cleghorn.
6/22/2015 5:52 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 5:55 AM CDT At 551 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near primghar to 6 miles east of hinton, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, sutherland around 555 am cdt. royal and pierson around 605 am cdt. washta and greenville around 610 am cdt. quimby and webb around 615 am cdt. holstein around 620 am cdt. galva around 625 am cdt. lakeside around 630 am cdt. newell around 640 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet.
6/22/2015 5:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 5:40 AM CDT At 537 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of jefferson to near boyden, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, hospers around 540 am cdt. sioux city, hinton, merrill and granville around 545 am cdt. paullina, primghar and archer around 550 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include brunsville, oyens, westfield and chatsworth.
6/22/2015 5:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 5:40 AM CDT At 537 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of jefferson to near boyden, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, hospers around 540 am cdt. sioux city, hinton, merrill and granville around 545 am cdt. paullina, primghar and archer around 550 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include brunsville, oyens, westfield and chatsworth.
6/22/2015 5:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 5:24 AM CDT At 520 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near vermillion to near hudson, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, rock valley around 525 am cdt. sioux center and hull around 530 am cdt. orange city around 535 am cdt. alton and hospers around 540 am cdt. sioux city, hinton, merrill and granville around 545 am cdt. paullina and archer around 550 am cdt. primghar around 555 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include brunsville, oyens, westfield and chatsworth.
6/22/2015 5:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Primghar, IA at 6/22/2015 5:24 AM CDT At 520 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near vermillion to near hudson, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, rock valley around 525 am cdt. sioux center and hull around 530 am cdt. orange city around 535 am cdt. alton and hospers around 540 am cdt. sioux city, hinton, merrill and granville around 545 am cdt. paullina and archer around 550 am cdt. primghar around 555 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include brunsville, oyens, westfield and chatsworth.
6/16/2014 1:57 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles NE of Primghar, IA
9/2/2011 3:45 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.9 miles N of Primghar, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees down in o'brien county IA, 0.6 miles ESE of Primghar, IA