(Des Moines) One inch hail was reported at several locations last evening. Storms swept through Harrison, Mills, Pottattawamie, Shelby, Audubon and Guthrie Counties.
The National Weather Service’s latest storm reporting service says one-inch hail was reported south of Guthrie Center, Avoca, and three-miles northeast of Shelby. Forecasters are reporting 1.25-inch hail four-miles south of Missouri Valley.
Polk County was hit hard by the storm. Seventy-mile per hour wind gusts and 1-inch hail flattened crops near Huxely Monday evening.
July 23, 2013