Hail Map for Ringsted, IA

The Ringsted, IA area has had 5 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 15 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Ringsted, IA on 41 occasions, including 3 occasions during the past year.

Name: Ringsted, IA
Where Located: 56.8 miles NE of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Ringsted, IA
Population: 422
Housing Units: 221
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Ringsted, IA

Date / Time Report Details
8/20/2019 3:25 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/20/2019 3:30 AM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 345 am cdt for southeastern emmet. southern kossuth and northeastern palo alto counties. at 324 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over algona, moving southeast at 40 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.
8/20/2019 3:10 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/20/2019 3:13 AM CDT At 310 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west of algona, moving southeast 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.
8/18/2019 12:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/18/2019 12:25 AM CDT At 1221 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near blue earth to 9 miles southeast of iowa lake to 11 miles east of swan lake to five island lake, 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. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, swan lake, five island lake, ingham lake, high lake, lost island lake, okamanpedan lake, iowa lake, union slogh, armstrong, graettinger, ruthven, bancroft, swea city, burt, ringsted, fenton, lakota, wallingford and lone rock.
8/18/2019 12:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/18/2019 12:12 AM CDT At 1208 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near fairmont to 6 miles southwest of iowa lake to near high lake, 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. Locations impacted include, estherville, emmetsburg, swan lake, five island lake, ingham lake, high lake, lost island lake, okamanpedan lake, iowa lake, union slogh, armstrong, graettinger, ruthven, bancroft, swea city, burt, ringsted, fenton, lakota and wallingford.
8/17/2019 11:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/17/2019 11:42 PM CDT At 1138 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jackson in jackson county to near superior to near milford, moving east 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.
7/20/2019 9:42 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/20/2019 9:45 AM CDT At 942 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of superior to near royal, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/18/2019 12:28 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern emmet, west central kossuth and northern palo alto counties will expire at 1230 am cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and has exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail is still possible with this thunderstorm.
7/18/2019 12:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/18/2019 12:05 AM CDT At 1202 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ingham lake, or 11 miles north of emmetsburg, 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, ingham lake, high lake, lost island lake, swan lake, five island lake, armstrong, graettinger, ringsted, fenton, lone rock, wolden county park and lost island lake state park.
7/17/2019 11:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/17/2019 11:46 PM CDT At 1143 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lost island lake, or 8 miles northwest of emmetsburg, 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.
6/27/2019 1:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/27/2019 1:34 PM CDT At 131 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of algona, 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. Locations impacted include, algona, emmetsburg, five island lake, west bend, swea city, whittemore, ringsted, bode, fenton, mallard, lone rock, cylinder, plover, ottosen, rodman, kearney state park, stinson prairie state park, algona municipal airport and aa call state park.
6/27/2019 1:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/27/2019 1:22 PM CDT At 1255 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lost island lake, or 11 miles west of emmetsburg, moving east at 50 mph. a 74 mph gust was reported at spencer at 12:42 pm (trained weather spotters). 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.
6/27/2019 12:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/27/2019 12:59 PM CDT At 1255 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lost island lake, or 11 miles west of emmetsburg, moving east at 50 mph. a 74 mph gust was reported at spencer at 12:42 pm (trained weather spotters). 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.
6/4/2019 11:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/4/2019 11:28 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for emmet and northern palo alto counties will expire at 1130 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 and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines.
6/4/2019 10:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/4/2019 10:59 PM CDT At 1041 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over estherville, moving southeast 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.
6/4/2019 10:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/4/2019 10:44 PM CDT At 1041 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over estherville, moving southeast 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.
9/20/2018 6:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 9/20/2018 6:06 PM CDT At 601 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles east of iowa lake to 8 miles east of five island lake, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, whittemore, ringsted, fenton, cylinder and rodman.
9/20/2018 5:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 9/20/2018 5:44 PM CDT At 540 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of okamanpedan lake to 6 miles east of silver lake, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/25/2018 6:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/25/2018 6:36 PM CDT At 631 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles northeast of five island lake, or 14 miles northwest of algona, 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, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, high lake, union slogh, graettinger, bancroft, burt, ringsted, fenton, lone rock, kearney state park and wolden county park.
7/25/2018 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/25/2018 6:08 PM CDT At 605 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swan lake, or 13 miles east of estherville, 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.
5/29/2018 6:34 PM CDT A few 1 inch tree branches are down. pea size hail also reported. heavy rai in emmet county IA, 4.2 miles E of Ringsted, IA
8/21/2017 2:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/21/2017 2:28 PM CDT At 202 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles east of five island lake, or 11 miles east of emmetsburg, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/19/2017 3:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/19/2017 3:58 PM CDT At 353 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near iowa lake, or 12 miles south of fairmont, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, okamanpedan lake, iowa lake, armstrong, swea city, ringsted, ledyard, dolliver and okamanpedan state park.
7/19/2017 3:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/19/2017 3:49 PM CDT The national weather service in des moines has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. eastern emmet county in northwestern iowa. northern kossuth county in north central iowa. until 430 pm cdt. At 346 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over iowa lake, or.
6/21/2017 10:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/21/2017 10:34 PM CDT At 1028 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over five island lake, or near emmetsburg, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, five island lake, graettinger, cylinder, kearney state park and emmetsburg municipal airport.
6/12/2017 12:27 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern emmet. northwestern kossuth and northern palo alto counties will expire at 1230 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 small hail and gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm.
6/12/2017 12:27 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern emmet. northwestern kossuth and northern palo alto counties will expire at 1230 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 small hail and gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm.
6/12/2017 12:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/12/2017 12:11 PM CDT At 1206 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near iowa lake, or 10 miles southeast of fairmont, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, okamanpedan lake, iowa lake, swan lake, ingham lake, armstrong, swea city, ringsted, gruver, dolliver, okamanpedan state park and estherville municipal airport.
6/12/2017 12:07 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 1230 pm cdt for eastern emmet. northwestern kossuth and northern palo alto counties. at 1206 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near iowa lake, or 10 miles southeast of fairmont, moving northeast at 45 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
6/12/2017 11:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/12/2017 11:49 AM CDT At 1143 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swan lake, or 13 miles east of estherville, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, estherville, okamanpedan lake, iowa lake, swan lake, ingham lake, high lake, five island lake, armstrong, graettinger, swea city, ringsted, wallingford, gruver, dolliver, okamanpedan state park, wolden county park and estherville municipal airport.
6/12/2017 11:23 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/12/2017 11:26 AM CDT At 1122 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lost island lake, or 8 miles northwest of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/6/2017 4:26 PM CST Pea to dime size hail as well. in palo alto county IA, 4.4 miles N of Ringsted, IA
3/6/2017 4:24 PM CST Spotter reported broken storm windows as well as a few medium to large tree branches down. in emmet county IA, 3 miles NW of Ringsted, IA
3/6/2017 4:21 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 3/6/2017 4:25 PM CST At 421 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 13 miles northeast of five island lake, or 15 miles northeast of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong 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. Locations impacted include, iowa lake, armstrong, swea city, ringsted, fenton and ledyard.
3/6/2017 4:13 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 3/6/2017 4:16 PM CST At 413 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near five island lake, or 8 miles northeast of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong 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 eastern emmet, northwestern kossuth and northeastern palo alto counties, including the following locations: armstrong, swea city, ledyard, fenton and ringsted.
3/6/2017 4:04 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 3/6/2017 4:07 PM CST At 403 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near emmetsburg, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
10/25/2016 7:00 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles SSE of Ringsted, IA, trained spotter reported nickel to quarter size hail in ringsted. delayed report.
7/7/2016 1:56 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for palo alto, southeastern emmet, kossuth and northeastern pocahontas counties will expire at 200 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 700 am cdt for north central and northwestern iowa.
7/7/2016 1:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 7/7/2016 1:27 AM CDT At 122 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lost island lake to 12 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, ingham lake and five island lake around 135 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include burt, swea city, ringsted, stinson prairie state park, titonka, sexton, whittemore, st. Benedict, lakota and kearney state park.
6/22/2016 2:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/22/2016 2:17 AM CDT At 213 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 13 miles west of smith pool to near marathon, moving southeast at 25 mph (public. at 206 am cdt...public reported a large tree branch down in webb. additionally, the algona awos measured a 59 mph wind gust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, algona, emmetsburg, pocahontas, laurens, five island lake, silver lake, rush lake, lost island lake, armstrong, graettinger, west bend, ruthven, rolfe, burt, whittemore, gilmore city, ringsted, wesley, livermore and bode.
6/22/2016 2:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/22/2016 2:05 AM CDT At 201 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of swan lake to near marathon, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 8:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/17/2016 8:20 PM CDT At 817 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from iowa lake to near lost island lake, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, estherville, ingham lake, iowa lake, okamanpedan lake, lost island lake, swan lake, high lake, armstrong, graettinger, ruthven, ringsted, wallingford, gruver, dolliver, fort defiance state park, wolden county park, estherville municipal airport, okamanpedan state park and lost island lake state park.
6/17/2016 7:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/17/2016 7:49 PM CDT At 743 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near iowa lake to near milford, moving southeast at 25 mph (estherville asos measured wind gust of 51 kts). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
5/26/2016 1:18 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 5/26/2016 1:23 AM CDT At 117 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles east of iowa lake to 13 miles southeast of emmetsburg, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. at 1256 am...estherville asos measured 77 mph wind gusts. at 105 am, law enforcement reported several 3 to 5 inch tree limbs down in estherville). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, algona, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, iowa lake, smith pool, high lake, swan lake, armstrong, graettinger, west bend, bancroft, swea city, burt, whittemore, titonka, ringsted, fenton, mallard and lu verne.
5/26/2016 1:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 5/26/2016 1:04 AM CDT At 1259 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles southwest of ceylon to 7 miles east of rush lake, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated. at 1252 am cdt the estherville asos reported 65 mph winds). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
4/24/2016 6:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 4/24/2016 6:54 PM CDT At 651 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southeast of swan lake, or 15 miles northeast of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, ingham lake, swan lake, high lake, okamanpedan lake, armstrong, ringsted, dolliver, wolden county park and okamanpedan state park.
4/24/2016 6:45 PM CDT Via social media in emmet county IA, 0.4 miles SSE of Ringsted, IA
4/24/2016 6:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 4/24/2016 6:45 PM CDT At 640 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of high lake, or 8 miles north of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. at 637 pm quarter size hail was reported in emmetsburg and 50 mph winds were reported by graettinger). 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, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, okamanpedan lake, swan lake, high lake, armstrong, graettinger, ringsted, gruver, dolliver, kearney state park, wolden county park, okamanpedan state park and emmetsburg municipal airport.
4/24/2016 6:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 4/24/2016 6:42 PM CDT At 638 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northwest of five island lake, or 6 miles north of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. at 637pm quarter size hail was reported in emmetsburg). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, okamanpedan lake, swan lake, high lake, armstrong, graettinger, ringsted, gruver, dolliver, kearney state park, wolden county park, okamanpedan state park and emmetsburg municipal airport.
4/24/2016 6:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 4/24/2016 6:36 PM CDT At 633 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northwest of emmetsburg, 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.
4/24/2016 6:30 PM CDT Via social media in emmet county IA, 0.4 miles SSE of Ringsted, IA
8/9/2015 7:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/9/2015 7:09 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern emmet county will expire at 715 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. however heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
8/9/2015 6:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/9/2015 6:54 PM CDT At 650 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles east of ingham lake, or 13 miles southeast of estherville, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, ingham lake, high lake, swan lake, armstrong, ringsted, wallingford and wolden county park.
8/9/2015 6:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/9/2015 6:46 PM CDT At 643 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over high lake, or 9 miles southeast of estherville, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, ingham lake, high lake, okamanpedan lake, swan lake, armstrong, ringsted, wallingford, gruver, dolliver, estherville municipal airport, wolden county park and okamanpedan state park.
8/9/2015 6:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/9/2015 6:40 PM CDT At 636 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over swan lake, or 6 miles southeast of estherville, moving southeast at 40 mph (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, estherville, ingham lake, high lake, okamanpedan lake, swan lake, armstrong, ringsted, wallingford, gruver, dolliver, estherville municipal airport, fort defiance state park, wolden county park and okamanpedan state park.
8/9/2015 6:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 8/9/2015 6:31 PM CDT At 627 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over estherville, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/22/2015 6:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/22/2015 6:31 AM CDT At 628 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles southeast of blue earth to 6 miles south of smith pool to 13 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, estherville, algona, emmetsburg, pocahontas, dakota city, humboldt, laurens, iowa lake, swan lake, smith pool, ingham lake, okamanpedan lake, lost island lake, five island lake, high lake, silver lake, rush lake, armstrong, graettinger and west bend.
6/22/2015 5:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/22/2015 6:02 AM CDT At 558 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles west of iowa lake to 3 miles northwest of five island lake to near webb, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
6/22/2015 5:48 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/22/2015 5:52 AM CDT At 548 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swan lake, or 7 miles east of estherville, moving east at 65 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. Locations impacted include, estherville, emmetsburg, lost island lake, iowa lake, swan lake, five island lake, high lake, ingham lake, silver lake, okamanpedan lake, armstrong, graettinger, ruthven, ringsted, wallingford, ayrshire, gruver, cylinder, dolliver and curlew.
6/22/2015 5:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ringsted, IA at 6/22/2015 5:38 AM CDT At 535 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near superior, or 6 miles east of spirit lake, moving east at 65 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.
5/3/2015 6:19 PM CDT At 619 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles northeast of five island lake, or 14 miles northeast of emmetsburg, moving southeast 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.
5/3/2015 5:49 PM CDT At 549 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles east of terril, or 7 miles south of estherville, moving east 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. locations impacted include, estherville, high lake, ingham lake, swan lake, armstrong, ringsted, wallingford, gruver, wolden county park, fort defiance state park and estherville municipal airport. 1. 00in.
5/3/2015 5:26 PM CDT At 525 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near terril, or 6 miles southwest of estherville, moving east at 20 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.
6/18/2014 2:10 AM CDT Power poles down. 50 mph wind gust in emmet county IA, 0.4 miles SSE of Ringsted, IA
8/21/2013 1:13 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 3 miles NW of Ringsted, IA, trained spotter reported quarter to half dollar size hail
6/21/2013 6:15 AM CDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 3.1 miles WSW of Ringsted, IA, 3e and 1n of ringsted.
6/21/2013 6:15 AM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 3.1 miles WSW of Ringsted, IA, 3e and 1n of ringsted.
6/14/2012 7:29 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.3 miles SW of Ringsted, IA, mostly pea size hail with a few nickel to quarter size hailstones.