Hail Map for Simpson, IL

The Simpson, IL area has had 1 report of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 9 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Simpson, IL on 48 occasions, including 5 occasions during the past year.

Name: Simpson, IL
Where Located: 45 miles ENE of Cape Girardeau, MO
Map: Google Map for Simpson, IL
Population: 60
Housing Units: 28
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Simpson, IL

Date / Time Report Details
6/28/2018 7:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 6/28/2018 7:49 PM CDT At 744 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near equality to 8 miles north of golconda to 6 miles northeast of vienna to near cobden, moving southeast at 65 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar 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, carbondale, marion, herrin, harrisburg, murphysboro, carterville, anna, eldorado, johnston city, jonesboro, vienna, crainville, cambria, cobden, energy, goreville, galatia, ridgway, hurst and dongola.
6/28/2018 7:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 6/28/2018 7:05 PM CDT At 659 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bluford to near christopher to percy, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/26/2018 7:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 6/26/2018 7:56 PM CDT At 752 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles west of carrier mills to 9 miles southeast of creal springs to near new columbia to 6 miles northwest of west paducah, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, vienna, creal springs, new columbia, joppa, new burnside, belknap and simpson.
6/26/2018 7:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 6/26/2018 7:35 PM CDT At 730 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carterville to near goreville to near karnak to near mounds, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/3/2018 6:25 PM CDT The tornado warning for johnson county will expire at 630 pm cdt, the tornadic thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out of the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however, a separate tornado warning continues for the southeast part of the county until 7 pm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm cdt for southern illinois.
4/3/2018 5:57 PM CDT At 556 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near vienna, moving east at 40 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.
2/24/2018 4:41 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 2/24/2018 4:45 PM CST At 441 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near goreville to 10 miles northwest of vienna to near dongola, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
10/10/2017 6:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 10/10/2017 6:42 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for johnson county will expire at 645 pm cdt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has weakened. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm.
10/10/2017 6:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 10/10/2017 6:12 PM CDT At 607 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near dongola, or 9 miles east of anna, 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.
5/27/2017 6:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 5/27/2017 6:13 PM CDT At 608 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from goreville to near barlow to near east prairie, moving east at 65 mph. these are very dangerous storms (law enforcement. structural damage has been reported in stoddard county with 80 mph winds reported near sikeston missouri). 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.
5/27/2017 6:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 5/27/2017 6:14 PM CDT At 608 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from goreville to near barlow to near east prairie, moving east at 65 mph. these are very dangerous storms (law enforcement. structural damage has been reported in stoddard county with 80 mph winds reported near sikeston missouri). 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.
5/27/2017 4:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 5/27/2017 4:20 PM CDT At 415 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carrier mills to near vienna, moving east at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. law enforcement officials reported trees down on the western side of johnson county). 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, marion, harrisburg, vienna, carrier mills, goreville, creal springs, lake of egypt area, dixon springs, carriers mills, stonefort, cypress, new burnside, buncombe, eddyville, muddy and simpson.
5/27/2017 4:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 5/27/2017 4:04 PM CDT At 400 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pittsburg to dongola, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. trees were downed by these storms as they moved through carbondale. other spotters reported winds to at least 50 mph near anna-jonesboro). 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.
4/28/2017 11:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 4/28/2017 11:35 PM CDT At 1128 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near creal springs, or 8 miles northeast of vienna, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
4/28/2017 10:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 4/28/2017 10:35 PM CDT At 1030 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near karnak, or 8 miles west of vienna, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
3/1/2017 4:21 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 3/1/2017 4:25 AM CST At 421 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles southeast of grand tower to near ware to near cape girardeau, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/27/2016 5:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/27/2016 5:11 PM CDT At 507 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near vienna, moving northwest at less than 10 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.
7/6/2016 1:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/6/2016 1:27 PM CDT At 122 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near vienna to near barlow to near clayton, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, charleston, anna, east prairie, cairo, hickman, vienna, clinton, la center, bardwell, wickliffe, mounds, dongola, barlow, mound city, karnak, wyatt, anniston, pinhook, cayce and dorena.
7/6/2016 1:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/6/2016 1:27 PM CDT At 122 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near vienna to near barlow to near clayton, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, charleston, anna, east prairie, cairo, hickman, vienna, clinton, la center, bardwell, wickliffe, mounds, dongola, barlow, mound city, karnak, wyatt, anniston, pinhook, cayce and dorena.
7/6/2016 1:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/6/2016 1:27 PM CDT At 122 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near vienna to near barlow to near clayton, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, charleston, anna, east prairie, cairo, hickman, vienna, clinton, la center, bardwell, wickliffe, mounds, dongola, barlow, mound city, karnak, wyatt, anniston, pinhook, cayce and dorena.
7/6/2016 1:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/6/2016 1:08 PM CDT At 103 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jonesboro to near horseshoe lake conservation area to near risco, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/6/2016 1:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/6/2016 1:08 PM CDT At 103 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jonesboro to near horseshoe lake conservation area to near risco, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/6/2016 1:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/6/2016 1:08 PM CDT At 103 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jonesboro to near horseshoe lake conservation area to near risco, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/3/2016 5:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/3/2016 5:07 PM CDT At 503 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near vienna, moving east 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. Locations impacted include, vienna and simpson.
7/3/2016 4:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/3/2016 4:52 PM CDT At 448 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near vienna, moving east 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of central johnson county, including the following locations: cypress and simpson.
5/11/2016 7:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 5/11/2016 7:54 PM CDT At 751 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near creal springs to near dongola, 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.
5/10/2016 4:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 5/10/2016 4:51 PM CDT At 446 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near creal springs, or 10 miles northeast of vienna, moving east 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northern pope and northeastern johnson counties, including the following locations: new burnside and eddyville.
3/27/2016 4:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 3/27/2016 4:29 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern johnson county will expire at 430 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for southern illinois.
3/27/2016 4:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 3/27/2016 4:18 PM CDT At 413 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near creal springs, or 11 miles northeast of vienna, 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, goreville, new burnside, buncombe and simpson.
3/27/2016 4:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 3/27/2016 4:09 PM CDT At 404 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near creal springs, or 8 miles north of vienna, 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.
12/23/2015 2:56 PM CST At 255 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near dixon springs, or 8 miles east of vienna, moving northeast at 60 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northern pope and southeastern johnson counties, including the following locations, eddyville and simpson.
12/23/2015 2:43 PM CST At 243 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over karnak, or 9 miles south of vienna, moving northeast at 80 mph (emergency management. power was out near mound city illinois). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
12/23/2015 12:04 PM CST At 1203 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near wayne city to 8 miles north of galatia to 7 miles southeast of creal springs, moving northeast at 110 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, marion, vienna, creal springs, stonefort, new burnside, belknap and simpson. A tornado watch remains in effect until 500 pm cst for southern illinois.
12/23/2015 12:02 PM CST At 1153 am cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over vienna, 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of southeastern johnson county, including the following locations, simpson and belknap.
12/23/2015 11:56 AM CST At 1155 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles northeast of rend lake area to near pittsburg to near new columbia, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated. there have been a few reports of 60 mph wind gusts with this line). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, marion, mount vernon, west frankfort, benton, johnston city, vienna, goreville, bluford, pittsburg, creal springs, thompsonville, lake of egypt area, ina, belle rive, hanaford, ewing, stonefort, cypress, new burnside and buncombe. A tornado watch remains in effect until 500 pm cst for southern illinois.
12/23/2015 11:53 AM CST At 1153 am cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over vienna, 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of southeastern johnson county, including the following locations, simpson and belknap.
12/23/2015 11:28 AM CST At 1127 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near du quoin to near cobden to near olive branch, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/20/2015 8:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/20/2015 8:37 PM CDT At 833 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near dixon springs, or 10 miles southeast of vienna, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, vienna, karnak, new columbia, joppa, new grand chain, belknap and simpson.
7/20/2015 8:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Simpson, IL at 7/20/2015 8:05 PM CDT At 801 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near dongola, or 10 miles west of vienna, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
5/8/2015 2:28 PM CDT At 227 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles south of carriers mills, or 13 miles southwest of harrisburg, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
4/9/2015 10:47 PM CDT The national weather service in paducah has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northwestern pope county in southern illinois. eastern johnson county in southern illinois. until 1115 pm cdt * at 1046 pm cdt. A severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles.
4/3/2015 12:12 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 1245 pm cdt for southeastern saline. northern pope and northeastern johnson counties. at 1211 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles south of carriers mills. or 13 miles south of harrisburg. Moving northeast at 60 mph.
4/3/2015 11:00 AM CST Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles SW of Simpson, IL, delayed report
4/3/2015 11:58 AM CDT The national weather service in paducah has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southeastern saline county in southern illinois. northern pope county in southern illinois. northeastern johnson county in southern illinois. Until 1245 pm cdt.
3/25/2015 8:28 PM CDT The national weather service in paducah has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southeastern saline county in southern illinois. pope county in southern illinois. northwestern hardin county in southern illinois. Southeastern johnson county in southern illinois.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in pope county IL, 5.8 miles NW of Simpson, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Several trees down with wind gusts estimated at 70 mp in pope county IL, 6.1 miles NW of Simpson, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Late report...destoryed shed with multiple trees down with some uprooted and snapped. event occurred in the community of grantsburg illinoi in johnson county IL, 4 miles N of Simpson, IL