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Que Pasó?

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Post by Addie » Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:52 am

:o
CNN: A Mexican city was covered in ice after a freakish summer hailstorm







Adding:
BBC News: Mexico hail: Ice 1.5m thick carpets Guadalajara ...

The authorities say 200 homes have been damaged and dozens of vehicles swept away in the city and surrounding districts.

State governor Enrique Alfaro described it as incredible, according to AFP.

"Then we ask ourselves if climate change is real. These are never-before-seen natural phenomena," he said.
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Post by Addie » Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:13 pm

NBC News: What explains the freak hailstorm in Mexico? Here's what scientists say

The storm dumped 3 feet of hail on Guadalajara and left locals and people around the world searching for an explanation.

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Post by Dan1100 » Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:27 pm

Addie wrote:
Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:13 pm
NBC News: What explains the freak hailstorm in Mexico? Here's what scientists say

The storm dumped 3 feet of hail on Guadalajara and left locals and people around the world searching for an explanation.
No broken windows or dented hoods?

Maybe a translation thing, but that looks like sleet to me, not hail.
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Post by Addie » Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:34 pm

Definitely hail. I've seen hail storms in Mexico in winter of a few inches (even two feet one time), but in July? No.
Dan1100 wrote:
Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:27 pm

Maybe a translation thing, but that looks like sleet to me, not hail.

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