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Hail Report Information
Station Number: MO-BN-31
Station Name: Columbia 5.4 WNW
Date: 9/7/2012 3:52 PM
Submitted 10/17/2012 4:54 PM
Taken at registered location: True
Notes: Hail started as 3/8 inch in diameter and steadily increased till it was consistently golf-ball sized. The wind throughout this time was averaging 40 mph. Gusts were probably much higher. The strong north wind blew the hail into the side of house and broke out the glass in every window on that side of house. Towards the end of the hailfall the balls came less often but a few achieved tennis ball size. Damage, damage, damage. Trees stripped of leaves, gutters and soft or thin metal dented, plastic broken, cars dented, trees and large branches down, as mentioned before, glass broken.
Hailstone Information
Largest Size: 2 1/2" Tennis Ball Size
Average Size: 1 3/4" Golf Ball Size
Smallest Size: 3/8"
Stone Consistency: Hard, White Ice
Hail Storm Information
Duration Minutes: 10
Duration Accuracy: 2min
Timing: Continuous
More Rain than Hail: False
Hail Started: After rain
Largest Hail Started: After smaller hail
Damage: minor leaf damage.shredded dents.damaged shingles.broken house windows.broken car windows
Hail pad information
Angle of Impact: 30-40
Number of Stones On Pad:
Distance Between Stones On Pad:
Depth Of Stones on Ground: 1.5
Has Samples: False