Last Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013

Hail, lightning and high winds hit Southeast Queensland


Hail, lightning and high winds hit Southeast Queensland, Australia leaving a trail of destruction.

A freak lightning strike on a tree in Sunnybank caused extensive damage to nearby homes, news.com.au reported.

Wind gusts of 124km/h with 2cm hail stones have been recorded in Oakey.

Below is a photo of storm damage seen at Sunnybank (Source: Channel 7 via news.com.au).

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Original post: Natural Disasters List October 18, 2013