Strong hailstorm hits Abha, blanketing the desert in ice, Saudi Arabia

Strong hailstorm hits Abha, blanketing the desert in ice, Saudi Arabia

A strong hailstorm hit Abha in Asir Province, Saudi Arabia, on Tuesday, February 9, 2021, turning the desert into icy roads.

The hailstorm struck the city on Tuesday afternoon, accompanied by cold winds and thunderstorms. Photos and videos on social media show roads covered in hail and the desert blanketed in ice.

Featured image credit: Vulnerability/YouTube


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