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Thread #36608   Message #3967416
Posted By: Sandra in Sydney
20-Dec-18 - 07:43 AM
Thread Name: What's the weather like where you are?
Subject: RE: What's the weather like where you are?
wide spread hail storms today!

Where I was 8km from the CBD we had lots of heavy rain & 3 short hail storms, largest hail about 2cm (almost an inch) in diameter but most was much smaller. When I got home (1km from CBD) I'd heard I'd missed golf ball size hail, my neighbour saw them smashing into roofs of cars below.

Sydney storms: city battered by tennis ball-sized hail as fronts hit NSW coast

Sydney's storms saw cauliflower-shaped hailstones batter the city. here's how they formed (read on)

google image search on "hail storms sydney 20th dec 2018" brings up some great pics