Hail Map for Wells, MN

The Wells, MN area has had 5 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 4 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Wells, MN on 37 occasions, including 7 occasions during the past year.

Name: Wells, MN
Where Located: 49.2 miles NNW of Mason City, IA
Map: Google Map for Wells, MN
Population: 2343
Housing Units: 1133
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Wells, MN

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9/20/2018 6:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 9/20/2018 6:28 PM CDT At 625 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake jefferson to near janesville to near pemberton to wells to bricelyn, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. these severe storms will be near, elysian around 630 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include alma city, mankato airport, matawan, baroda, brush creek, walters, smiths mill and waseca airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for south central minnesota.
9/20/2018 6:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 9/20/2018 6:12 PM CDT At 607 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of lewisville to near amboy to near blue earth to near elmore, moving northeast at 65 mph. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts. 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. these severe storms will be near, mapleton and easton around 615 pm cdt. minnesota lake and good thunder around 620 pm cdt. mankato and pemberton around 625 pm cdt. eagle lake, wells, janesville, st. clair and waldorf around 630 pm cdt. madison lake around 635 pm cdt. elysian around 640 pm cdt. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for south central minnesota.
9/20/2018 5:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 9/20/2018 6:03 PM CDT At 559 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from truman to near huntley to near ledyard, moving northeast at 70 mph. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be heavily damaged. expect considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles. extensive tree damage and power outages are likely. severe thunderstorms will be near, amboy and vernon center around 610 pm cdt. lake crystal, mapleton, good thunder and frost around 615 pm cdt. mankato, easton and delavan around 620 pm cdt. wells, st. clair, minnesota lake and pemberton around 625 pm cdt. eagle lake, janesville and madison lake around 630 pm cdt. elysian and waldorf around 635 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kiester, skyline, alma city, mankato airport, matawan, baroda, brush creek, walters, garden city and smiths mill. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for south central minnesota.
6/16/2018 3:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 6/16/2018 3:47 AM CDT At 343 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over brush creek, or 22 miles west of albert lea, 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.
9/4/2017 6:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 9/4/2017 6:37 PM CDT At 631 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near i 90 exit 175 to albert lea to near brush creek, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated. scattered reports of damaged power poles were reported earlier in owatonna). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. these severe storms will be near, hayward around 635 pm cdt. twin lakes around 640 pm cdt. glenville, london and mansfield around 645 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kiester, albert lea airport, myrtle, baroda, brush creek, walters and manchester.
9/4/2017 6:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 9/4/2017 6:24 PM CDT At 620 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from blooming prairie to near clarks grove to wells, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, albert lea around 625 pm cdt. hollandale around 630 pm cdt. hayward, mansfield and conger around 635 pm cdt. glenville around 640 pm cdt. emmons, london and twin lakes around 645 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kiester, albert lea airport, myrtle, baroda, brush creek, walters and manchester.
8/1/2017 7:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 8/1/2017 7:12 PM CDT At 708 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near baroda, or 14 miles west of albert lea, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. this severe storm will be near, alden around 715 pm cdt. mansfield and conger around 725 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include walters, manchester, kiester, albert lea airport, baroda and brush creek.
8/1/2017 6:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 8/1/2017 6:48 PM CDT At 645 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near minnesota lake, or 23 miles northwest of albert lea, moving southeast 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, wells around 655 pm cdt. freeborn around 705 pm cdt. alden around 715 pm cdt. mansfield and conger around 725 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include walters, manchester, kiester, albert lea airport, baroda and brush creek. This includes interstate 90 between mile markers 134 and 157.
7/19/2017 3:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/19/2017 4:01 PM CDT At 357 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near waldorf to near wells to near elmore, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, wells around 400 pm cdt. freeborn around 405 pm cdt. alden, hartland and conger around 410 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include walters, kiester, matawan, baroda and brush creek. This includes interstate 90 between mile markers 128 and 151.
7/10/2017 12:45 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/10/2017 12:48 AM CDT At 1244 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near albert lea airport to near scarville to elmore, moving southeast at 80 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. these severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of western freeborn and faribault counties, including the following locations: walters, kiester, baroda, guckeen and brush creek. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 1 and 3. interstate 90 between mile markers 113 and 152. u. s. highway 169 between mile markers 1 and 13. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central minnesota.
7/10/2017 12:25 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/10/2017 12:29 AM CDT At 1224 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near waldorf to near easton to guckeen, moving southeast 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. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central minnesota.
7/10/2017 12:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/10/2017 12:08 AM CDT At 1205 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from st. clair to near amboy to near truman, moving southeast 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, mapleton around 1215 am cdt. winnebago and delavan around 1220 am cdt. minnesota lake and easton around 1225 am cdt. blue earth and wells around 1230 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include huntley and brush creek. this includes the following highways, interstate 90 between mile markers 116 and 135. u. s. highway 169 between mile markers 6 and 35. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central minnesota.
7/9/2017 11:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/9/2017 11:19 PM CDT At 1113 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near geneva to near alden to wells, moving south 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. these severe storms will be near, alden around 1120 pm cdt. hollandale around 1125 pm cdt. conger around 1130 pm cdt. hayward around 1145 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include walters, manchester, matawan and baroda. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central minnesota.
7/9/2017 10:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/9/2017 10:46 PM CDT At 1040 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near steele center to matawan to near minnesota lake, moving south 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, new richland around 1045 pm cdt. ellendale, hartland and freeborn around 1100 pm cdt. wells and geneva around 1110 pm cdt. clarks grove and alden around 1120 pm cdt. hollandale around 1125 pm cdt. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central minnesota.
5/16/2017 9:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 5/16/2017 9:47 PM CDT At 942 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lake mills, or 12 miles north of forest city, moving north at 40 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.
3/6/2017 5:09 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 3/6/2017 5:15 PM CST At 508 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near minnesota lake to near brush creek to kiester, moving northeast at 50 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, emmons and conger around 520 pm cst. alden, freeborn, waldorf and twin lakes around 525 pm cst. albert lea, new richland and hartland around 530 pm cst. waseca, clarks grove, ellendale and hayward around 540 pm cst. geneva and hollandale around 545 pm cst. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for south central minnesota.
3/6/2017 5:02 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 3/6/2017 5:06 PM CST At 501 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near easton, or 26 miles east of fairmont, moving northeast at 55 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. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for south central minnesota.
3/6/2017 4:32 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 3/6/2017 4:35 PM CST At 432 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over swea city, or 19 miles southeast of fairmont, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, elmore around 445 pm cst. blue earth and frost around 455 pm cst. easton and delavan around 505 pm cst. wells around 510 pm cst. minnesota lake around 515 pm cst. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include baroda and brush creek. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for south central minnesota.
8/18/2016 4:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 8/18/2016 4:23 PM CDT At 420 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hartland, or 12 miles north of albert lea, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe storm will be near, clarks grove and ellendale around 430 pm cdt. geneva around 435 pm cdt. hollandale around 440 pm cdt. blooming prairie around 450 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include matawan, baroda, albert lea airport, otisco and manchester.
8/18/2016 3:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 8/18/2016 4:01 PM CDT At 357 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near waldorf, or 21 miles northwest of albert lea, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, new richland and freeborn around 410 pm cdt. hartland around 415 pm cdt. clarks grove and ellendale around 430 pm cdt. geneva around 435 pm cdt. hollandale around 440 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include matawan, baroda, albert lea airport, otisco and manchester. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 9 and 29. Interstate 90 between mile markers 145 and 173.
6/30/2016 1:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 6/30/2016 1:09 PM CDT At 105 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lemond to near ellendale to near wells, moving southeast at 35 mph (at 1252 pm a 61 mph wind gust was recorded at waseca). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. these severe storms will be near, ellendale around 110 pm cdt. owatonna around 115 pm cdt. clarks grove and geneva around 120 pm cdt. alden around 125 pm cdt. albert lea, hollandale, hayward and conger around 130 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lemond, walters, otisco, bixby, matawan, hope, steele center, baroda, and manchester.
6/30/2016 12:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 6/30/2016 12:53 PM CDT At 1250 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near waseca to otisco to near minnesota lake, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, new richland around 100 pm cdt. wells and hartland around 110 pm cdt. freeborn around 115 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lemond, walters, bixby, matawan, steele center, albert lea airport, baroda, waseca airport, brush creek and otisco.
6/14/2016 4:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 6/14/2016 5:10 PM CDT At 433 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near smiths mill to near minnesota lake to near kiester, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, janesville around 440 pm cdt. freeborn and waldorf around 445 pm cdt. elysian around 450 pm cdt. waseca, emmons and hartland around 455 pm cdt. waterville, new richland, alden and conger around 500 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kiester, lemond, walters, matawan, smiths mill, baroda, albert lea airport, alma city, waseca airport and greenland. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for south central minnesota.
6/14/2016 10:33 AM CDT At 433 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near smiths mill to near minnesota lake to near kiester, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, janesville around 440 pm cdt. freeborn and waldorf around 445 pm cdt. elysian around 450 pm cdt. waseca, emmons and hartland around 455 pm cdt. waterville, new richland, alden and conger around 500 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kiester, lemond, walters, matawan, smiths mill, baroda, albert lea airport, alma city, waseca airport and greenland. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for south central minnesota.
7/24/2015 7:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/24/2015 7:25 AM CDT At 721 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near i 90 exit 180 to near twin lakes to frost, moving south at 35 mph (trained weather spotters tree damage with this storm when it was near ellendale). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern faribault and central freeborn counties, including the following locations, baroda, albert lea airport, manchester and brush creek. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 8 and 22. Interstate 90 between mile markers 130 and 173.
7/24/2015 7:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/24/2015 7:17 AM CDT At 713 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lansing to near manchester to near easton, moving south at 25 mph (trained weather spotters reported tree damage with this storm ). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, albert lea around 720 am cdt. conger around 725 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include baroda, albert lea airport, manchester and brush creek. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 8 and 24. Interstate 90 between mile markers 127 and 173.
7/24/2015 7:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/24/2015 7:09 AM CDT At 704 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from brookside campground to near freeborn to near easton, moving south at 30 mph (trained weather spotters reported tree damage near ellendale). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, alden around 715 am cdt. albert lea around 720 am cdt. conger around 725 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include matawan, baroda, albert lea airport, manchester and brush creek. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 8 and 28. Interstate 90 between mile markers 127 and 173.
7/24/2015 6:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/24/2015 6:48 AM CDT At 643 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near county roads 3 and 6 to otisco to near mapleton, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, new richland around 655 am cdt. blooming prairie and hartland around 705 am cdt. minnesota lake and freeborn around 710 am cdt. easton around 720 am cdt. alden around 725 am cdt. albert lea and conger around 730 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lemond, otisco, bixby, matawan, hope, steele center, baroda, albert lea airport, manchester and brush creek. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 8 and 38. interstate 90 between mile markers 127 and 173. u. s. Highway 14 between mile markers 180 and 182.
7/24/2015 6:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 7/24/2015 6:40 AM CDT At 637 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near claremont to otisco to near good thunder, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, new richland around 650 am cdt. blooming prairie, minnesota lake and hartland around 705 am cdt. freeborn around 710 am cdt. easton around 715 am cdt. albert lea and alden around 725 am cdt. conger around 730 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lemond, otisco, bixby, matawan, hope, steele center, baroda, albert lea airport, manchester and brush creek. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 8 and 39. interstate 90 between mile markers 127 and 173. u. s. Highway 14 between mile markers 175 and 182.
6/22/2015 6:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 6/22/2015 6:24 AM CDT At 620 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near rush river to near mapleton to frost, moving east at 70 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. locations impacted include, mankato, albert lea, new ulm, north mankato, st. peter, waseca, blue earth, montgomery, lake crystal, le center, eagle lake and wells. This includes interstate 90 between mile markers 108 and 156.
6/22/2015 6:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Wells, MN at 6/22/2015 6:03 AM CDT At 559 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lafayette to near lewisville to near east chain, moving east at 70 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, amboy and vernon center around 605 am cdt. blue earth, elmore and good thunder around 610 am cdt. mapleton and frost around 615 am cdt. minnesota lake and bricelyn around 620 am cdt. pemberton around 625 am cdt. le center, mansfield and waldorf around 630 am cdt. waseca, montgomery, new richland, alden and emmons around 635 am cdt. albert lea and twin lakes around 640 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include norseland, klossner, matawan, alma city, kilkenny, brush creek, guckeen, greenland, east chain and lake jefferson. This includes interstate 90 between mile markers 108 and 156.
6/16/2014 6:05 PM CDT Branches and trees dow in faribault county MN, 0.5 miles N of Wells, MN
6/22/2013 1:35 AM CDT Scattered trees dow in faribault county MN, 0.5 miles N of Wells, MN
6/22/2013 1:25 AM CDT Scattered trees dow in faribault county MN, 0.5 miles N of Wells, MN
6/12/2013 5:05 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 6 miles W of Wells, MN, time estimated based on radar.
6/12/2013 5:00 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 3 miles W of Wells, MN, time estimated based on radar
6/12/2013 5:00 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 5.7 miles WSW of Wells, MN, time estimated based on radar
6/12/2013 4:57 PM CDT Damaged barn in faribault county MN, 2.5 miles SSE of Wells, MN
6/12/2013 4:57 PM CDT Baseball sized hail reported 0.5 miles N of Wells, MN, damage to roofs also reported.
9/4/2012 11:50 PM CDT Some trees down. power outages also note in faribault county MN, 0.5 miles N of Wells, MN
7/13/2012 7:42 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 9.5 miles N of Wells, MN, significant crop damage reported from large hail.