Hail Map for Swea City, IA

The Swea City, IA area has had 3 reports 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 Swea City, IA on 43 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Swea City, IA
Where Located: 58.1 miles WNW of Mason City, IA
Map: Google Map for Swea City, IA
Population: 536
Housing Units: 314
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Swea City, IA

Date / Time Report Details
8/18/2019 12:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 11:12 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for pocahontas, kossuth, northern humboldt and southeastern palo alto counties will expire at 1115 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. 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 400 pm cdt for north central and northwestern iowa.
7/20/2019 10:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/20/2019 10:44 AM CDT At 1014 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near iowa lake to 6 miles east of five island lake to near albert city, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated. at 1001am a 64 mph wind gust was reported at the estherville airport). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/20/2019 10:15 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/20/2019 10:18 AM CDT At 1014 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near iowa lake to 6 miles east of five island lake to near albert city, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated. at 1001am a 64 mph wind gust was reported at the estherville airport). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/27/2019 1:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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.
9/20/2018 5:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 9/20/2018 5:56 PM CDT At 552 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of iowa lake to 8 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/24/2018 5:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 8/24/2018 5:06 PM CDT At 448 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of elmore, or 17 miles southeast of fairmont, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/24/2018 4:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 8/24/2018 4:51 PM CDT At 448 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of elmore, or 17 miles southeast of fairmont, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
7/25/2018 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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.
5/1/2018 5:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 5/1/2018 5:15 PM CDT At 511 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of union slogh, or 19 miles north of algona, 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.
8/21/2017 2:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 4:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/19/2017 4:26 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern kossuth 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. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 600 pm cdt for north central iowa. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines. remember, a separate severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for northeastern kossuth county.
7/19/2017 4:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/19/2017 4:20 PM CDT At 415 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southwest of mansfield to 11 miles northwest of forest city to union slogh, 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, forest city, lake mills, union slogh, rice lake, buffalo center, bancroft, swea city, burt, thompson, titonka, leland, lakota, crystal lake, woden, rake, lone rock, ledyard, scarville, miller and hayfield.
7/19/2017 4:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/19/2017 4:10 PM CDT At 407 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of elmore, or 20 miles southeast of fairmont, moving east 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, swea city and ledyard.
7/19/2017 4:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/19/2017 4:04 PM CDT At 400 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bricelyn to 6 miles south of elmore to 11 miles northwest of union slogh, 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.
7/19/2017 3:55 PM CDT Estimated 60 to 65 mph winds. lots of small branches dow in kossuth county IA, 3.9 miles ESE of Swea City, IA
7/19/2017 3:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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.
7/10/2017 12:46 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/10/2017 12:50 AM CDT At 1246 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over elmore, or 21 miles southeast of fairmont, moving southeast 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.
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 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 12:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 11:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 4:43 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 3/6/2017 4:46 PM CST At 443 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over elmore, or 22 miles southeast of fairmont, moving northeast at 65 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 4:33 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 3/6/2017 4:37 PM CST At 432 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles southeast of iowa lake, or 18 miles south of fairmont, 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. Locations impacted include, iowa lake, armstrong, swea city and ledyard.
3/6/2017 4:21 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 7:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 10/25/2016 7:57 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern kossuth county will expire at 800 pm 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.
10/25/2016 7:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 10/25/2016 7:36 PM CDT At 730 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southeast of iowa lake, or 18 miles southeast of fairmont, moving northeast at 30 mph. the storm has currently weakened but still has the potential to re-intensify and produce quarter size hail (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, swea city and ledyard.
10/25/2016 7:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 10/25/2016 7:15 PM CDT At 710 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles south of iowa lake, or 18 miles northeast of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
7/17/2016 2:13 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern kossuth county will expire at 215 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 heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
7/17/2016 1:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/17/2016 1:58 AM CDT At 155 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southeast of iowa lake, or 18 miles south of fairmont, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, bancroft, swea city, lakota and ledyard.
7/17/2016 1:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/17/2016 1:40 AM CDT At 137 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near iowa lake, or 14 miles south of fairmont, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
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 Swea City, 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.
5/26/2016 1:18 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 7:08 PM CDT Pea size hail in kossuth county IA, 2.3 miles N of Swea City, IA
7/18/2015 1:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/18/2015 1:50 AM CDT At 146 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northeast of smith pool, or 15 miles west of forest city, moving northeast 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. Locations impacted include, smith pool, buffalo center, bancroft, swea city, thompson, titonka, leland, lakota, rake and ledyard.
7/18/2015 1:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 7/18/2015 1:34 AM CDT At 130 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near smith pool, or 11 miles northeast of algona, moving northeast 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.
6/22/2015 6:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 6/22/2015 6:46 AM CDT At 642 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles south of blue earth to 9 miles northeast of pocahontas to 4 miles west of sac city, moving east at 60 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/22/2015 6:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, 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 Swea City, 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 5:32 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Swea City, IA at 6/22/2015 5:35 AM CDT At 532 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over smith pool, or 14 miles north of algona, 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.
5/3/2015 5:58 PM CDT At 557 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles west of smith pool, or 17 miles north of algona, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. locations impacted include, smith pool, armstrong, bancroft, swea city, lakota and ledyard. 1. 50in.
5/3/2015 5:45 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 6 miles NE of Swea City, IA, trained spotter reported 1 inch hail covering most of the ground
5/3/2015 5:42 PM CDT At 542 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles south of iowa lake, or 19 miles northwest of algona, moving east at 10 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.
9/4/2012 11:00 PM CDT 8 inch diameter branch down across the driveway. time estimated from rada in kossuth county IA, 0.3 miles NE of Swea City, IA
7/13/2012 7:22 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3 miles N of Swea City, IA, time estimated from radar.
5/3/2012 4:14 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 3.9 miles ESE of Swea City, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Em reported several trees down in town...estimated winds 60-70 in kossuth county IA, 0.7 miles ENE of Swea City, IA