Hail Map for Helena, MT

The Helena, MT area has had 9 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 0 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Helena, MT on 17 occasions.

Name: Helena, MT
Where Located: 71.2 miles SSW of Great Falls, MT
Map: Google Map for Helena, MT
Population: 28190
Housing Units: 13457
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Helena, MT

Date / Time Report Details
1/13/2021 12:22 PM MST Highest wind gust before the pole supporting the anemometer ben in lewis and clark county MT, 9.4 miles S of Helena, MT
6/6/2020 5:55 PM MDT 1 large tree blown down on madison/gilbert street in helen in lewis and clark county MT, 1.4 miles ENE of Helena, MT
5/19/2020 4:25 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 11.6 miles SE of Helena, MT, penny to quarter sized hail reported.
8/11/2019 8:13 AM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/11/2019 8:16 AM MDT At 812 am mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over east helena, or near helena, 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.
8/10/2019 5:57 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for south central lewis and clark and north central jefferson counties will expire at 600 pm mdt, 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. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for southwestern and west central montana. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service great falls. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for central jefferson county.
8/10/2019 5:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/10/2019 5:45 PM MDT At 542 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near helena, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, helena, east helena, montana city, clancy, alhambra and spring meadow lake state park.
8/10/2019 5:25 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/10/2019 5:28 PM MDT At 524 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southwest of helena, moving northeast 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.
6/27/2019 2:35 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 6/27/2019 2:38 PM MDT At 234 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near montana city, or 8 miles southeast of helena, moving northeast at 35 mph (public). 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, helena, east helena, montana city, york and goose bay.
6/27/2019 2:27 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 6/27/2019 2:30 PM MDT At 226 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over montana city, or 8 miles southeast of helena, moving northeast at 35 mph (public reported and 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.
7/9/2017 6:54 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 7/9/2017 6:59 PM MDT At 653 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over helena, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, helena, east helena, montana city, york, alhambra, spring meadow lake state park, clancy, black sandy state park, austin and jefferson city.
7/9/2017 6:38 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 7/9/2017 6:41 PM MDT At 638 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near helena, moving east at 20 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/9/2017 6:33 PM MDT Trained spotter reported an estimated wind gusts over 60 mp in lewis and clark county MT, 8.5 miles ESE of Helena, MT
7/6/2017 6:05 PM MDT A metal barn destroyed. it was made of 2 by 4s and railroad ties. debris blown 70 feet away. event time/location estimate in lewis and clark county MT, 6.8 miles ESE of Helena, MT
6/1/2017 3:20 PM MDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 10.1 miles ESE of Helena, MT, ping pong ball sized hail reported briefly just north of macdonald pass. only pea sized hail now.
5/6/2017 4:05 PM MDT Also reports pea sized hai in lewis and clark county MT, 11.4 miles E of Helena, MT
9/1/2016 3:53 PM MDT 62 mph wind gust at the helena airpor in lewis and clark county MT, 2.7 miles WSW of Helena, MT
8/8/2016 5:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/8/2016 5:50 PM MDT At 545 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles west of helena, moving northeast at 25 mph (at 545 pm mdt, a trained weather spotter reported half dollar size hail near macdonald pass). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/7/2016 3:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/7/2016 3:50 PM MDT At 345 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles east of east helena, or 17 miles east of helena, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated. at 340 pm mdt ping pong ball sized hail was reported 4 miles northwest of winston). 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, helena, east helena, montana city, york, goose bay and winston.
8/7/2016 3:30 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/7/2016 3:33 PM MDT At 330 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near montana city, or 10 miles southeast of helena, 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.
8/7/2016 3:21 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/7/2016 3:26 PM MDT At 320 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over montana city, or near helena, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, helena, east helena, montana city, clancy, york and alhambra.
8/7/2016 3:07 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, MT at 8/7/2016 3:11 PM MDT At 307 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southwest of montana city, or 12 miles south of helena, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/19/2016 5:59 PM MDT 58 mph thunderstorm wind gust near york road and wylie driv in lewis and clark county MT, 5.9 miles WSW of Helena, MT
7/19/2016 5:59 PM MDT 58 mph wind gust near the intersection of york road and wylie driv in lewis and clark county MT, 4.6 miles SW of Helena, MT
8/15/2014 12:44 PM MDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 8.5 miles E of Helena, MT, heavy rain with storm.
8/15/2014 12:38 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 8.1 miles ENE of Helena, MT, heavy rain with storm.
6/13/2014 1:50 AM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 11.6 miles SE of Helena, MT, mostly pea-sized hail
8/1/2013 2:50 PM MDT Two and a half foot diameter tree down wind speed unknown in lewis and clark county MT, 0.5 miles SE of Helena, MT
8/1/2013 2:48 PM MDT Trees down wind speed unknown in lewis and clark county MT, 0.5 miles SE of Helena, MT
7/17/2013 5:00 PM MDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 1.5 miles NW of Helena, MT, half-dollar sized hail between helena and east helena around 5pm mdt.
7/2/2013 5:36 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 6.5 miles SW of Helena, MT
7/2/2013 5:30 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 11 miles SW of Helena, MT
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 10 miles S of Helena, MT, dime to quarter sized hail reported 10 miles north of helena on the north hill. hail size is one half inch to one inch in diameter. still hailing now.