Last Updated: Monday, July 29, 2013

Germany Hailstorm: Wassel hit by Giant hailstones (Video)

A severe hailstorm hit German village of Wassel in Sehnte Saturday evening.

German hailstones were the size of tennis balls. Hailstones damaged roofs, windows and several vehicles, local medias reported.

The most catastrophic hailstorm in Europe struck Munich, Germany on July 12, 1984. Germany hailstorm damaged some 70,000 homes and injured 400 people. Germany hailstorm damage was estimated at over US$2 billion.

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Below is a raw you tube video of German hailstorm by Associated Press.

Original post: Natural Disasters List July 28, 2013