Hail Map for Watertown, SD

The Watertown, SD area has had 25 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 35 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Watertown, SD on 40 occasions, including 9 occasions during the past year.

Name: Watertown, SD
Where Located: 70.1 miles W of Montevideo, MN
Map: Google Map for Watertown, SD
Population: 21482
Housing Units: 10050
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Watertown, SD

Date / Time Report Details
8/25/2017 6:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/25/2017 6:06 PM CDT The national weather service in aberdeen has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northwestern deuel county in northeastern south dakota. southeastern day county in northeastern south dakota. grant county in northeastern south dakota. Northern codington county in northeastern south dakota.
8/21/2017 7:45 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/21/2017 7:49 AM CDT At 744 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rauville, or near watertown, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf 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.
8/21/2017 7:38 AM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 1.6 miles SE of Watertown, SD, mostly pea hail but some reached the size of a golfball.
8/13/2017 11:54 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/13/2017 11:57 AM CDT At 1154 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over goose lake, or 7 miles southwest of watertown, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, goose lake and pelican lake.
8/13/2017 11:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/13/2017 11:38 AM CDT At 1134 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over hazel, or 15 miles southwest of watertown, moving east at 45 mph. golfball size hail was reported in naples (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Locations impacted include, castlewood, hazel, vienna, naples, thomas, kellerton church, goose lake, claremont colony and pelican lake.
8/13/2017 11:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/13/2017 11:33 AM CDT At 1129 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over naples, or 14 miles southeast of clark, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/9/2017 6:55 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 11.7 miles SW of Watertown, SD
8/9/2017 6:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/9/2017 6:53 PM CDT At 648 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over waverly, or 8 miles northeast of watertown, moving east at 25 mph (law enforcement. at 640 pm cdt, golf ball size hail was reported at the dakota sioux casino). Hazards include golf 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, watertown, waverly, kranzburg, goodwin, strandburg, troy, bullhead lake and school lake.
8/9/2017 6:40 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 6.5 miles S of Watertown, SD, 50-60 mph winds as well.
8/9/2017 6:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/9/2017 6:38 PM CDT At 633 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over dakota sioux casino, or near watertown, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, watertown, rauville, waverly, kranzburg, goodwin, strandburg, troy, watertown city park, dakota sioux casino, bullhead lake, school lake and lake kampeska.
8/9/2017 6:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/9/2017 6:32 PM CDT At 628 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over dakota sioux casino, or near watertown, 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.
7/22/2017 12:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/22/2017 12:31 AM CDT At 1227 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near medicine lake to near bryant, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/11/2017 10:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 10:52 PM CDT At 1047 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over thomas, or 11 miles south of watertown, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf 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, castlewood, hayti, thomas and pelican lake.
7/11/2017 10:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 10:43 PM CDT At 1038 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near thomas, or 11 miles southwest of watertown, moving southeast 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. Locations impacted include, watertown, castlewood, hayti, hazel, thomas, pelican lake, sandy shore rec area, goose lake, memorial park camping site and lake kampeska.
7/11/2017 10:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 10:33 PM CDT At 1027 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hazel, or 12 miles southwest of watertown, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/11/2017 10:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 10:21 PM CDT At 1018 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over goose lake, or 7 miles southwest of watertown, moving southeast at 20 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, watertown, castlewood, thomas, pelican lake, sandy shore rec area, goose lake, tinkertown, claremont colony, memorial park camping site, lake kampeska and long lake.
7/11/2017 10:09 PM CDT Peak wind from watertown aso in codington county SD, 1.2 miles SE of Watertown, SD
7/11/2017 10:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 10:05 PM CDT At 1002 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near memorial park camping site, or 7 miles west of watertown, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch 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, watertown, castlewood, kranzburg, goodwin, thomas, pelican lake, lake kampeska, goose lake, tinkertown, claremont colony, long lake, sandy shore rec area, memorial park camping site and watertown city park.
7/11/2017 9:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 9:53 PM CDT At 948 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over henry, or 13 miles west of watertown, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch 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.
7/11/2017 8:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 8:17 PM CDT At 813 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near kranzburg, or 12 miles southeast of watertown, moving southeast at 20 mph. this storm has a history of producing large hail and strong winds (emergency management). 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, watertown, kranzburg, goodwin, school lake, pelican lake and tunerville.
7/11/2017 7:52 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 1.1 miles NNW of Watertown, SD
7/11/2017 7:51 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 2.4 miles WSW of Watertown, SD
7/11/2017 7:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:56 PM CDT At 751 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near watertown, moving southeast at 25 mph. emergency management has reported golf ball sized hail on the north side of watertown with this storm at 751 pm (emergency management). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. 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.
7/11/2017 7:49 PM CDT Tea Cup sized hail reported 1.8 miles W of Watertown, SD, several social media photos/measurements. approximate location and radar estimated time.
7/11/2017 7:48 PM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 3.3 miles WSW of Watertown, SD, photos via social media. radar estimated time.
7/11/2017 7:47 PM CDT Tennis Ball sized hail reported 2 miles WSW of Watertown, SD, photo via social media.
7/11/2017 7:47 PM CDT Baseball sized hail reported 2.9 miles WSW of Watertown, SD, photo via social media. approximate location and time.
7/11/2017 7:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:52 PM CDT At 746 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rauville, or near watertown, moving east at 25 mph. the watertown airport has reported winds of 75 mph at 745 pm. quarter sized hail has also been reported with this storm (public). 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, watertown, rauville, waverly, kranzburg, troy, watertown city park, dakota sioux casino, school lake, lake kampeska and bullhead lake.
7/11/2017 7:45 PM CDT Storm damage reported in codington county SD, 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
7/11/2017 7:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:49 PM CDT At 746 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rauville, or near watertown, moving east at 25 mph. the watertown airport has reported winds of 75 mph at 745 pm. quarter sized hail has also been reported with this storm (public). 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, watertown, rauville, waverly, kranzburg, troy, watertown city park, dakota sioux casino, school lake, lake kampeska and bullhead lake.
7/11/2017 7:42 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
7/11/2017 7:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:37 PM CDT At 732 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over kranzburg, or 9 miles east of watertown, moving northeast 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. Locations impacted include, watertown, kranzburg, goodwin and pelican lake.
7/11/2017 7:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:27 PM CDT At 723 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over dakota sioux casino, or near watertown, 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.
7/11/2017 7:21 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.3 miles W of Watertown, SD, radar estimated time.
7/11/2017 7:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:15 PM CDT At 712 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pelican lake, or 7 miles southeast of watertown, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, watertown, castlewood, kranzburg, goodwin and pelican lake.
7/11/2017 7:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:12 PM CDT At 709 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near dakota sioux casino, or 7 miles northwest of watertown, 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. Locations impacted include, watertown, florence, rauville, watertown city park, medicine lake, dakota sioux casino, lake kampeska and memorial park camping site.
7/11/2017 7:07 PM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 6.2 miles NNE of Watertown, SD, social media report. approximate location and radar estimated time.
7/11/2017 7:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 7:03 PM CDT At 700 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over thomas, or 8 miles south of watertown, 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.
7/11/2017 6:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/11/2017 6:48 PM CDT At 645 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near medicine lake, or 14 miles northwest of watertown, 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.
6/13/2017 8:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 8:11 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for deuel, northeastern hamlin, eastern grant and southeastern codington counties will expire at 815 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 tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for northeastern south dakota.
6/13/2017 7:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 7:59 PM CDT At 753 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near altamont, or near clear lake, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, watertown, milbank, clear lake, estelline, toronto, waverly, kranzburg, goodwin, astoria, revillo, stockholm, brandt, strandburg, la bolt, troy, altamont, bullhead lake, moritz, claremont colony and dempster. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for northeastern south dakota.
6/13/2017 7:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 7:45 PM CDT At 741 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of pierpont to near ortley to near waverly, moving northeast at 55 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, watertown, webster, waubay, florence, summit, rauville, south shore, roslyn, eden, twin brooks, ortley, grenville, marvin, medicine lake, finley heights housing, grass lake, lake kampeska, rudebusch corner, blue dog lake and piyas lake. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for northeastern south dakota.
6/13/2017 7:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 7:38 PM CDT At 735 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over castlewood, or 12 miles southeast of watertown, moving northeast 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, watertown, milbank, clear lake, estelline, castlewood, lake norden, hayti, toronto, waverly, kranzburg, goodwin, astoria, revillo, stockholm, brandt, strandburg, la bolt, troy, altamont and bullhead lake. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for northeastern south dakota.
6/13/2017 7:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 7:35 PM CDT At 729 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near andover to near bitter lake to watertown city park, moving northeast at 60 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, watertown, webster, waubay, florence, bristol, summit, rauville, south shore, roslyn, andover, eden, wallace, bradley, twin brooks, ortley, grenville, marvin, butler, lily and medicine lake. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for northeastern south dakota.
6/13/2017 7:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 7:21 PM CDT At 716 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bryant, or 20 miles north of lake thompson state recreation area, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/13/2017 7:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 7:18 PM CDT At 710 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near conde to near hillcrest colony to near naples, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, henry and bradley around 715 pm cdt. wallace, tinkertown, swan lake, long lake and goose lake around 720 pm cdt. butler, memorial park camping site, sandy shore rec area, lake kampeska, medicine lake, grass lake and pelican lake around 725 pm cdt. watertown, florence, bristol, andover, watertown city park and antelope lake around 730 pm cdt. rauville, bitter lake and dakota sioux casino around 735 pm cdt. waubay, blue dog lake and rush lake around 740 pm cdt. south shore, ortley, campbell slough and enemy swim housing around 745 pm cdt. summit, roslyn, grenville, rudebusch corner and enemy swim lake around 750 pm cdt. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for northeastern south dakota.
6/13/2017 7:13 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.1 miles SE of Watertown, SD, pea to quarter size hail.
6/13/2017 7:07 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/13/2017 7:12 AM CDT At 707 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hamlin education center, or 18 miles west of estelline, 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.
6/11/2017 5:40 AM CDT Some trees down. power outag in codington county SD, 1.6 miles SE of Watertown, SD
6/11/2017 5:23 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/11/2017 5:27 AM CDT At 522 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of florence to near castlewood to near lake poinsett, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/11/2017 4:52 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 6/11/2017 4:57 AM CDT At 451 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near willow lake, or 19 miles south of clark, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/5/2016 4:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/5/2016 4:39 PM CDT At 435 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near kranzburg, or 7 miles east of watertown, moving northeast at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe thunderstorm will be near, kranzburg around 445 pm cdt. waverly around 450 pm cdt. goodwin around 455 pm cdt. bullhead lake and school lake around 505 pm cdt. troy around 510 pm cdt. stockholm, strandburg and la bolt around 515 pm cdt. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for northeastern south dakota.
7/5/2016 4:27 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.4 miles WNW of Watertown, SD, .
8/6/2015 3:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/6/2015 3:20 PM CDT At 316 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over thomas, or 10 miles south of watertown, 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, castlewood around 330 pm cdt. claremont colony around 340 pm cdt. kranzburg around 345 pm cdt. goodwin around 350 pm cdt. clear lake and altamont around 405 pm cdt. tunerville around 410 pm cdt. Lake alice around 415 pm cdt.
8/6/2015 3:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/6/2015 3:17 PM CDT At 312 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pelican lake, or near watertown, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated. at 310 pm cdt quarter size hail was reported 3 miles east of hazel). 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, kranzburg around 335 pm cdt.
8/6/2015 3:11 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 7.6 miles NE of Watertown, SD, mping report.
8/6/2015 2:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 8/6/2015 2:52 PM CDT At 249 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hazel, or 14 miles southwest of watertown, 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, tinkertown and long lake around 300 pm cdt. goose lake around 305 pm cdt. sandy shore rec area around 310 pm cdt. lake kampeska, memorial park camping site and pelican lake around 315 pm cdt. watertown and watertown city park around 320 pm cdt. rauville and dakota sioux casino around 330 pm cdt. Waverly around 345 pm cdt.
7/17/2015 9:33 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 5.4 miles NNE of Watertown, SD
7/17/2015 9:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/17/2015 9:36 PM CDT At 931 pm cdt, a severe squall line capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage was located over altamont, or near clear lake, 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. these dangerous storms will be near, moritz around 940 pm cdt. gary around 945 pm cdt. Lake cochrane rec area around 950 pm cdt.
7/17/2015 9:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/17/2015 9:30 PM CDT At 923 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near castlewood, or 10 miles southeast of watertown, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation...a wall cloud was reported north of hayti). 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 dangerous storm will be near, claremont colony around 935 pm cdt. poinsett colony around 940 pm cdt. clear lake around 955 pm cdt. Brandt around 1000 pm cdt.
7/17/2015 8:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/17/2015 9:03 PM CDT At 857 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over tinkertown, or 11 miles southwest of watertown, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and half dollar size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, lake kampeska around 905 pm cdt. thomas and pelican lake around 910 pm cdt. castlewood around 925 pm cdt. claremont colony and dempster around 930 pm cdt. poinsett colony around 935 pm cdt. brandt around 950 pm cdt. toronto around 955 pm cdt. Astoria around 1000 pm cdt.
7/17/2015 8:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/17/2015 8:59 PM CDT At 854 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over rauville, or near watertown, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and half dollar size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, waverly around 900 pm cdt. kranzburg around 910 pm cdt. goodwin, school lake and bullhead lake around 915 pm cdt. altamont and tunerville around 925 pm cdt. clear lake and lake alice around 930 pm cdt. moritz around 935 pm cdt. Gary and lake cochrane rec area around 945 pm cdt.
7/17/2015 8:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/17/2015 8:53 PM CDT At 849 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over watertown city park, or over watertown, moving east at 40 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 western codington county.
7/17/2015 8:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Watertown, SD at 7/17/2015 8:15 PM CDT At 810 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over bradley, or 14 miles north of clark, moving east at 30 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 dangerous storm will be near, garden city and swan lake around 820 pm cdt. wallace around 830 pm cdt. grass lake around 835 pm cdt. florence and medicine lake around 840 pm cdt. memorial park camping site around 855 pm cdt. watertown, dakota sioux casino and watertown city park around 900 pm cdt. Rauville around 905 pm cdt.
5/10/2015 3:36 PM CDT At 335 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near medicine lake, or 13 miles northwest of watertown, moving north at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include half dollar size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe storm will be near, florence, wallace and grass lake around 345 pm cdt. 1. 25in.
5/10/2015 3:31 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 9.7 miles E of Watertown, SD
5/10/2015 3:19 PM CDT At 319 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over medicine lake, or 12 miles northwest of watertown, moving north at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. this severe thunderstorm will be near, wallace and grass lake around 325 pm cdt. 1. 50in.
5/7/2014 2:17 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 8.9 miles WSW of Watertown, SD, largest stones were quarter sized. ground white with hail.
6/21/2013 4:10 PM CDT Storm damage reported in codington county SD, 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
6/21/2013 4:07 PM CDT Storm damage reported in codington county SD, 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
6/21/2013 4:05 PM CDT Emergency manager estimated winds to 70 mph near lake kampeska in codington county SD, 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
6/19/2012 3:24 AM CDT Measured at watertown airport in codington county SD, 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
6/19/2012 3:20 AM CDT Trees and branches down in watertown resulting in power outages in codington county SD, 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
6/17/2012 8:23 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
5/5/2012 8:38 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
5/5/2012 8:31 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 1.1 miles NNW of Watertown, SD
5/5/2012 8:30 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 1.2 miles ESE of Watertown, SD
5/5/2012 8:30 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 1.8 miles W of Watertown, SD
5/2/2012 8:20 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 11.3 miles SW of Watertown, SD
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 2.1 miles SE of Watertown, SD, dime to quarter sized hail