EVENTS DATABASE: HAIL
Contains occurrences of damaging hail in the mid-Atlantic region.
# Occurrences: 4349
# Events: 774
Event Criteria: Consecutive occurrences within 6 hrs of each other
Occurrence Criteria: As classified by NCDC storm events database; most hail > 0.75" in diameter.
Sources: NCDC Storm Events Database
While care was taken to represent times as accurately as possible, some times may be an hour off due to daylight savings time considerations when converting to UTC.
Some states have records extending further backward in time than others.
Interface designed by SJG for Pennsylvania State Climate Office; Summer 2005