Severe June 3, 2014 Hail Storm in Lincoln, Nebraska
A derecho storm system traveled through Nebraska on June 3, 2014. The violent cluster of severe thunderstorms and damaging straight-line winds brought hail and heavy rain. Lincoln, Waverly and Davey recorded 1″ to 1.5″ hailstones, while areas in Wilber recorded 2.5″ hailstones.
Nebraska ranked 3rd for major hail events in 2012, according to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Nationwide, hail insurance claims total $1 billion of damage to property and crops each year. Typically, 1″ hail or larger causes damage to roof coverings and exterior surfaces, but depending on the material and existing condition smaller hail can also produce damage. Hail is often part of other severe weather damage, including tornadoes, thunderstorms or lightning strikes.
Our experts can verify the extent and timeframe of hail damage
- Verify extent of hail damage to roofs, HVAC units and building exteriors
- Resolve damage disputes for flood, hail, tornado and wind claims
- Perform umpire services for damage appraisals
- Provide cost estimates or itemize required repairs
Unbiased and scientifically defendable facts for Lincoln:
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