An extremely intense, short-lasting, rainstorm accompanied with strong winds and large hail hit Conscripto Bernardi in Argentina in the late afternoon (local time) on November 9, 2015.
Video credit: Meteo Tube
The storm caused severe damage to buildings and other infrastructure and cut off power supplies and telecommunication services across the small town. Hail balls have been reported the size of a tennis ball, measuring over 15 cm (5.9 inches) in diameter.
— Strange Sounds (@Strange_Sounds) November 12, 2015
This extreme weather event was of the local nature and only affected Conscripto Bernardi, a small town in Argentina with a population of 2 000, as no damage was reported across the surrounding areas.
Featured image: Intense hailstorms batters Conscripto Bernardi, November 9, 2015. Image credit: Meteo Tube
If you value what we do here, create your ad-free account and support our journalism.
Producing content you read on this website takes a lot of time, effort, and hard work. If you value what we do here, select the level of your support and register your account.
Your support makes this project fully self-sustainable and keeps us independent and focused on the content we love to create and share.
All our supporters can browse the website without ads, allowing much faster speeds and a clean interface. Your comments will be instantly approved and you’ll have a direct line of communication with us from within your account dashboard. You can suggest new features and apps and you’ll be able to use them before they go live.
You can choose the level of your support.
Stay kind, vigilant and ready!