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At 1:47 p.m., radar was tracking strong thunderstorms moving through Martin and Saint Lucie counties, approaching from the west and from the south at 20 mph. Dime-sized hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with these storms. Locations impacted include: Port Saint Lucie, Walton, Stuart, ...
In Hobe Sound, a family who lives off of Power Line Avenue sent CBS12 pictures of hail in their yard. An hour or two after the storm, there was still hail on their property. Sara Thiem showed CBS12 the hail that was left. "This is smaller. It's melted. It was bigger than this," she said. In fact, the hail was about double the size.

Saturday storms could produce hail, strong winds across North Texas. Filed under Weather at 2 days ago ... We can't rule out a couple strong storms in DFW today, but the overall risk of severe weather is quite low. The risk would be hail and gusty winds. But most cells will not be severe. Category: "Marginal ...
The tail end of Monday's storm left much of the Bay Area unusually chilly this morning, with temperatures in some places dipping into freezing temperatures. Santa Rosa and Napa both hit 32 degrees early this morning, while other cities across the region were in the 40s: San Francisco hit 45 degrees, ...
OAKLAND — Hail is covering highways and streets in the San Francisco Bay Area and snow is falling in the Sierra Nevada as a spring storm moves through Northern California. Some cars are sliding off roads and school officials in Oakland say they are considering delaying the start of classes Monday ...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A fast-moving storm Friday left behind significant hail damage in south Kansas City and many areas of Johnson County, Kansas. Camden Norris with Premier Roofing of Kansas City is climbing a lot of roofs across the region following the storm. "It didn't last very long, very sporadic, ...

The East Bay was covered in a layer of sleet Monday morning as an unusual wintry mix of weather hit the Bay Area in April. VIDEO: Watch your AccuWeather forecast. "It sounded like machine gun bullets hitting the house," said Franco Perez. He's lived in his Redwood Road home for 14 years, but has ...
The storm system that produced large hail and high winds for the DFW is expected to be followed by a cold front overnight. Friday afternoon, NBC 5 received reports of hail ranging in size from dime-sized to golf ball-sized, especially in Denton and Collin counties. High winds damaged some power lines in ...
A severe storm that hit southeast Texas caused damage to some buildings at Lamar University in Beaumont. The on-campus police station and post office suffered roof damage and one vehicle was flipped on its side. It doesn't appear that any of the dorms suffered damage. There are no reports of injuries
From golf ball-sized hail in Shreveport and Bossier City to tornadoes in Coushatta and Natchitoches Parish, the effects of severe storms were felt all around the area on Friday. Hail ranging in size from a dime to a baseball was reported in multiple areas in Caddo and Bossier parishes, as well as east Texas ...
A strong cold front will arrive, bringing widespread showers and thunderstorms with moderate severe potential for damaging winds and hail, and chances for isolated tornadoes ... We are tracking a cold front that will bring us the chance for strong to severe storms tonight while most of us will be sleeping!
Fog blankets St. Louis region after overnight storms drop hail and rain ... However, a cold front is expected to move across eastern Missouri and Illinois on Tuesday afternoon, bringing a risk for thunderstorms that could be severe in southeast Missouri ... Storms overnight Monday brought hail to the region.
Threats from these storms include damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes, according to the hazardous weather outlook from NWS. Wind gusts could reach up to 45 miles per hour Tuesday afternoon and again late Tuesday night. The weather group also warns of an isolated flash flood threat, ...
The National Weather Service said the region could see thunderstorms, including high wind gusts, chances of large hail and the potential for a tornado or two. A storm system making its way through the Plains and into Illinois and Indiana will bring much warmer air, meteorologist Dave Tucek said, and with ...
Golf ball-sized hail could hit certain areas of the eastern Hill Country on Tuesday as a cold front moves through the area, according to the National Weather Service. Strong to severe storms are possible Tuesday afternoon, and they bring with them the possibility of wind gusts up to 60 mph, quarter to golf ...
The SkyWatch17 weather team is in a Code Red as Tuesday storms bring the threat of strong straight-line winds and hail. Storms are expected Tuesday afternoon and ... The biggest threats include damaging straight line winds, hail and a possible tornado can't be ruled out. A wind advisory is in effect from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ...
The National Severe Storms Laboratory took more than 30 years to develop and implement dual-pol radar, which improves forecasts and response to severe weather by determining the amount of falling precipitation, differentiating between hail and rain, and accurately showing when a tornado touches the ...

Pea-sized hail was reported at the Alamo and in Alamo Heights shortly after 10 a.m.. RELATED: Firefighters rescue 2 from rushing flood waters in San Antonio creek. Meteorologist Jason Runyen said the storm could also bring hail to the Northeastern area of the city, affecting suburbs of San Antonio like ...
These storms can spawn all modes of severe weather ranging from strong winds to destructive tornadoes, but the thunderstorms in spring can lead to large hail more often than any other time of the year. “The main reasons that hail occurs with the greatest frequency during the spring is that the jet stream ...
In Brownfield, Texas, heavy hail caused traffic to halt as the storm moved through. But storm chasers found an even bigger twister about 20 miles to the south. A video shows the tornado moving through fields near Loop, Texas. In, southwest Missouri, people are dealing with a flash flooding risk. The Finely River, which is ...
If you are interested in helping with the Hail Storm Relief fund you can give online at uwaycc.org or contact United Way at 256-739-2948 or mail checks to United Way of Cullman County/Hail-Storm Relief Fund, P.O. Box 116 Cullman, AL 35056. All donations made to the fund will go directly to assist in the ...
Iowa's largest auto insurer says the Hawkeye State saw a dramatic increase in hail storms last year and made the top ten list of states with the most expensive losses. State Farm reports paying out $96 million in hail damage claims in Iowa last year, compared to only about $10 million the previous year.
Copeland wouldn't give KVUE an exact dollar figure but said for each minute it hails, "we lose thousands of dollars a minute." A single hail storm can wipe out his entire six acres of 86,000 strawberry plants, effectively ending his strawberry season. A hail storm did just that two years ago. So, all Copeland ...
Cullman United Way offers windshield repair vouchers to residents affected by hail storm ... Qualifying Cullman County residents who sustained damage to their cars as a result of the March 19, 2018 storms can apply for a voucher. ... If you are interested in helping with the Hail-Storm Relief fund, you can
The National Weather Service says a cold front will be moving into the area Tuesday, bringing with it possible damaging straight-line winds, large hail and several inches of rain. It notes the best chance of storms will be in the Rio Grande Tuesday afternoon and evening and across the Hill Country, Winter ...
Storms could bring hail, 2 inches of rain to San Antonio this week. By Fares Sabawi, mySanAntonio.com ..... Severe storms and hail is expected in the San Antonio area on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 27 and 28, 2018. Photo: National Weather Service. Image 2 of 38. Severe storms and hail is expected ...
Houston, get mentally ready because the city's sunny weather is likely going to be replaced with severe storms by Wednesday, the National Weather Service says. "A slow moving system will be bringing stormy weather to the area around the middle of the upcoming week," the NWS says in a press release.
WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. – More than 10 months have passed since the May 8, 2017 Denver-area hail storm. Hundreds of homes and businesses have been repaired since the storm, but one neighborhood of town homes in Wheat Ridge is still suffering from widespread damage. Siding is riddled with holes ...
We can't rule out scattered thunderstorms through this afternoon too. Just like Thursday during the afternoon commute, we saw some cells producing quite a bit of hail. Those squalls moved through and did not last that long, but just long enough to kick up the winds and blow the rain/hail sideways -- making ...
An EF-1 tornado touched down briefly near Vinemont during Monday's storm, but the rare occurrence was the size and force of the hail. The magnitude of the hail storm, which included one spiked hail stone measuring 5.25 inches in diameter, was rare for Alabama and the Southeast, said Chris Stumpf, ...
Nearly 400 vehicles were damaged at a Chevrolet dealership in Alabama during a round of severe storms featuring baseball-sized hail on Monday, March 19. MLive sister-publication AL.com reports that 380 new vehicles at Mitch Smith Chevrolet sustained severe damage during the storm, and that only ...
After 3 HAIL Storms, I've become persuaded that academic job of focusing on innovation is actually a thing. This is a job. There are ... Universally, the attendees at HAIL Storm reported that the existing professional organizations were not fully serving their need for a community of practice. I very much hope ...
... as well as fears of a dam failure. Highways were a mess and several had to be closed due to flooding, mudslides and rockslides. In Porterville, California, hail cannons can cause severe damage to the fruit and nut tree plantations. So, the cannons send off a supersonic charge to break the hail up before it hits the ground.
I mean, we've already been into Cullman and seen the damage there in the city proper, and southeast of the city. Talking to some of my colleagues that research hail storms, they even said it may be one of the top five hail storms of all time in the United States. Certainly, for this part of the country, it's pretty ...
This week, I'm spending two days at a small, invite-only gathering of postsecondary learning innovation leaders. This is the 3rd iteration of the HAIL Storm, with HAIL standing for Harvesting Academic Innovation for Learners. There are about 35 of us meeting this week at CSU Channel Islands. You can see ...
Some vehicles had broken glass, major dents and water damage. "If the back glass was broken out, which I think we had 71 of those,” said Hester. “Then two-and-a-half inches of rain afterward you have standing water in the car." Hester says at least 40 percent of the damaged vehicles were a total loss.
Severe thunderstorms ripped their way through much of the Grand Strand and Pee Dee region Tuesday night. With those storms came chunks of hail. Craig Dierksheide of Horry County captured the storm on video. "I flipped on my phone and opened the door, and about that time, all hail broke loose," he said, with a laugh.
I mean, we've already been into Cullman and seen the damage there in the city proper, and southeast of the city. Talking to some of my colleagues that research hail storms, they even said it may be one of the top five hail storms of all time in the United States. Certainly, for this part of the country, it's pretty ...
As I prepare to lean into this particular HAIL Storm, I'm wondering if this convening is part of a larger trend. Are we seeing a growth in small meetings? Are higher education people leapfrogging (or working around) professional associations and established disciplinary bodies to create new groups?
Traffic slowed on Tennessee Highway 70 North as the storm raged and covered much of the roadway with hailstones. High winds also accompanied the initial storm. The National Weather Service had predicted a risk of severe thunder storms until after midnight Saturday for Hawkins and surrounding ...
There could be a few strong or possibly severe storms on Sunday afternoon and evening, mainly over the southern portion of the state. Hail and damaging winds are the primary concern associated with possible storms. This, of course, follows a large hail storm last week that caused extensive damage ...
A storm off the coast of Santa Cruz sent a round of hail raining down on San Carlos Saturday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. Shortly before noon, the National Weather Service projected a half inch or more of "decent size" hail would be produced by a large storm cell 15 miles off the ...
FOR TODAY: We are starting the day off dry, and most of today should stay that way. It will be a day with a mix of sun and clouds and very warm temperatures with highs well into the 70s and perhaps 80s for some this afternoon. As we head through the day, we are going to be watching a storm system ...
North Texas partygoers should hope for a little extra luck of the Irish on St. Patrick's Day. The National Weather Service's Fort Worth office forecasts a 30 percent chance of severe thunderstorms that could bring large hail and damaging winds to the region on Saturday. However, "Any storms we do get are ...
But not only size matters when it comes to doing harm to your property; the extent of hail damage will also depend on the hailstones' density, weight, and shape. The speed at which they fall sometimes reaches 120 mph: That can make for one heck of an impact, even with a small stone. Not surprisingly, the ...
Several local insurance agents report they're seeing mostly claims for roof and auto damage caused by hail and wind during an early Sunday storm. “Thank goodness,” said Bryan Simpson, property and casualty vice president for Copeland Insurance Group, adding his company had received only six or ...
The latest storm brought showers, thunderstorms and even small hail to different parts of the Bay Area on Wednesday, and cooler temperatures made the appearance of snow on area peaks more likely over the next few days, according to weather forecasters. The rain was heavier in some areas than others ...
A fast-moving storm system Saturday dumped hail the size of softballs on a wide swath of White Hall and Pine Bluff, resulting in damage that White Hall Mayor Noel Foster called “horrific.” “We've got lots of residences and commercial businesses damaged,” Foster said Monday. “We've got 20 to 25 city ...
There isn't anything particularly new about Shola Walker's bakery, Mahogany Sweets. She says she's a “manifestation” of the work of John Dabney, a renowned 19th century Richmond chef. Walker participated in a panel discussion about “Hail Storm: John Dabney in Virginia,” a film by Hannah Ayers and ...
One storm in far eastern Oklahoma, near Marble City, produced golf ball size hail before 4 p.m. CST Saturday. This batch of severe thunderstorms continued to drop large hail as it blazed a trail through northwestern and central Arkansas, including in Uniontown, Fort Smith and parts of the Little Rock metro ...


 

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