Devastating hailstorm in Europe on July 23th 2018


Casamassima (province of Bari), violent hailstorm, beans up to 4-5 cm, car damage. The hailstorm hit other towns in the area such as Adelfia, Turi, Sammichele di Bari and Sannicandro di Bari locally with beans of 3 cm or more. Hail also towards Putignano.
Another strong hailstorm in the Bari area hit the area of ​​Bitritto and Bitetto with beans of at least 2 cm.
Villanova di Ostuni (province of Brindisi), strong hailstorm, beans up to about 3 cm, the possibility of some even bigger grain is not excluded.
Grumo Appula and Palo del Colle are also in the Bari area hit by hailstorms.
Castelluccio dei Sauri (province of Foggia), strong hail with light accumulation on the road, grains of about 2 cm, not excluded possibility of maximum maximum size.

In the province of Ravenna strong hailstorms in the hilly area of ​​Faenza, between Brisighella and Casola Valsenio with beans up to 3-4 cm.
Between Reda and Granarolo (province of Ravenna), strong hailstorm with grains up to about 3 cm.
In the Ravenna area the Gambellara area has also been hit by hail.

Milan, on the northern outskirts of the city (previously it was indicated east but we rectify), Niguarda area, Bresso, North Park, Adriano district, with beans locally over 2 cm.

Burgas, strong tipping of steps on the north and west districts. 2 cm beans, but events still in progress. Any updates will follow.
Banite, especially in the Davidkovo and Galabovo area (Smoljan), violent hailstorm with considerable accumulation on the ground. Possible presence of beans over 2 cm.

Budapest, marked hailstorms on the north-eastern suburbs of the city. Beans up to 3 cm on Fot, towards Dunakeszi.
Hail showers also on suburbs south-southwest of Budapest, such as Törökbálint and Dunaharaszti. Beans 2 cm, not excluding the presence of superior grains.
Bodolyabér (province of Baranya), dense hailstorm with grains maximum size 3 cm.

Usora (Canton of Zenica-Doboj), violent hailstorm with beans of 3-4 cm, very probable damage.

Mamaia (District of Constance), hail showers with violent gusts of wind. Beans max 1-2 cm.

Peshkopi (prefecture of Dibër), violent hailstorm with grains up to about 5 cm and damage.
Shkallë (prefecture of Dibër), strong hailstorm, grains up to almost 3 cm.
Elbasan, dense hailstorm, beans up to 2 cm. Nearby, in some villages in the Labinot Mal area, the beans have reached 5 cm.

Silivri (Istanbul province), strong hailstorm, 2-3 cm grains.
Çorlu (Tekirdağ province), dense hail, beans up to 2-3 cm.
Villakent (district of Menemen, province of Smyrna), strong hailstorm, beans up to 2-3 cm.

Krokos (Kozani, West Macedonia), strong hailstorm with beans up to 2.5 cm.
Ptolemaida (Kozani, West Macedonia), dense hail with beans up to 2 cm.
Korisos (Kastoria, West Macedonia), dense hailstorm, grains up to 2 cm, possible some slightly larger grain.
Koufalia (Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia), hailstorm with beans up to 2 cm.
Strong hailstorms in the vicinity of Serres (Central Macedonia), in particular on Adelfiko, Monokklisia, Ano Kamila and Provatas, grains of about 2 cm, many damages reported to the agricultural sector.
Karydia (Edessa, Central Macedonia), dense hail with beans up to 2 cm.
Plagia (Kilkis, Central Macedonia), very intense hailstorm, grains up to about 3 cm, reported car damage.