Crushing hailstorm in Europe on August 25th 2018


Medicine, Ganzanigo (province of Bologna), violent hailstorm, grains up to 5 cm. Imola or its surroundings are also struck with beans up to 4 cm.
Faenza area toll booth and up to Villafranca-San Martino, we have news of intense hail. At the moment it is not known bean size.
Coccolia, San Pietro in Trento, Roncalceci (province of Ravenna), hailstorm with locally grown beans up to 2 cm accompanied by strong wind.
Concerning the hailstorm around Imola, we point out that the Sesto Imolese area has been affected. Hail also big on Sassatelli sweeps. Summing up between Medicine, Ganzanigo, Sesto Imolese and Sassatelli Sweeps have fallen beans up to 4-5 cm with car damage.

Macerata or surroundings, dense hailstorm, beans up to 2 cm.

San Nicola, fraction of Ozieri (Sassari), strong hailstorm, reported material damage.

August 26th


Rodi Garganico, San Menaio and Vico del Gargano (province of Foggia), violent hailstorm, grains up to 5 cm, car damage.

Ponte in Valtellina, Chiuro and Teglio (province of Sondrio), strong hailstorms with damages to the agricultural sector, grains generally under 2 cm, but we can not exclude locally up to 2 cm or so beans.

Vrats, reported hail showers on the west districts of the city. Beans max 2 cm.

Surroundings of Sremska Mitrovica (Autonomous Province of Vojvodina), violent hailstorm with 2-3 cm grains. Possible damage.

Brynica (Opole region), violent hailstorm with accumulation on the ground and grains up to over 3 cm. Reported damage.

Kisvárda (Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg province), hailstorm with grains maximum size 2 cm.
Sarkad (Békés province), hailstorm with grains maximum size 2 cm.

Yasinya (Transcarpathia), strong hailstorm with grains up to 3 cm.