Devastating hailstorm in Italy, France, Spain and East-Europe on 26th May 2018

ITALY
PIEDMONT
Villar San Costanzo, Boves, Peveragno (Cuneo), violent hailstorm, grains up to 5 cm, damage.
Further details on hailstorms in the Cuneo area: grains up to 5-6 cm on Boves and Rivoira, 3-4 cm on Peveragno. 3 cm beans on Lemma, Villar San Costanzo and Busca.
Chiusa di Pesio (Cuneo), strong hailstorm, 4 cm beans.

 

FRANCE
In the area between Pons, Perignac, Salignac-sur-Charente and Rouffignac (department of Charente-Maritime), a violent hailstorm caused car damage due to hailstones that reached 5 cm in diameter.
Jonzac (department of Charente Maritime), violent hailstorm with ground clearance. Not excluding the presence of beans over 2 cm.
Bruges (Department of the Gironde), abundant hailstorm with deposit on the ground and grains that could have exceeded 2 cm.
Bordeaux and surroundings (Gironde), strong hail, accumulation on the road, grains up to over 2 cm, possible maximum size about 3 cm.
Chérac (Charente-Maritime), violent hailstorm, grains up to 5 cm and damage.
Jonzac (Charente-Maritime), we confirm beans of over 2 cm, up to at least 3 cm and abundant accumulation on the ground.
Clion (Charente-Maritime), violent hailstorm, beans up to 4 cm.
Bordeaux and surroundings north of the city (Bruges, Blanquefort), we confirm beans up to 3 cm, associated with stretches of wind.
Ludon-Médoc, Macau, Bourg, Mombrier, Berson (Gironde), violent hailstorms, grains up to at least 3 cm.
Between Pessac-sur-Dordogne, Gensac and Massugas (Gironde), we have news of strong hailstorms with damage to the vineyards.Thèze (Pyrénées-Atlantiques), strong hailstorm, grains up to about 2 cm.
Stosswihr and Hohrod (Haut-Rhin), strong hailstorm, beans up to 3 cm.
Dompierre-sur-Charente (Charente-Maritime), violent hailstorm, beans up to 4 cm.
Charegnac and Jarnac-Champagne (Charente-Maritime), strong hailstorm with grains up to 3 cm.
Burie, Migron (Charente-Maritime), strong hailstorm, beans up to 3 cm.
Saint-Hilaire-du-Bois and Mirambeau (Charente-Maritime), strong hailstorms with grains up to 3 cm.
Reignac (Gironde), violent hailstorm, beans over 4 cm.
Ambès (Gironde), strong hailstorm, 3 cm grains.
In general, between the Gironde and Charente-Maritime departments, strong hailstorms have affected the areas between Bordeaux, Saintes and Cognac, with beans locally up to 4-5 cm. Many car damage.
In the Charente department, strong hailstorms affected the area of ​​Rouillac and Mareuil, Lignères and Javrezac.

 

SPAIN
Zaragoza and surroundings, strong hailstorm, in some areas of the city and its surroundings, beans up to 2.5 / 3 cm.
Luesia (province of Zaragoza), strong hail with light accumulation on the ground, grains up to 2 cm, there is no possibility of larger grains.
Navatejera (northern outskirts of Leon), dense hail with accumulation on the road, beans up to about 2 cm.
Estella and surroundings (Navarre), hail but not too intense and with grains within the 2 cm threshold.

 

ROMANIA
Şimand (district of Arad), violent hailstorm, beans up to 2-3 cm.
Ciucea (Cluj district), violent hailstorm, beans up to 4 cm, damage.
Cladova (district of Arad), strong hailstorm, beans up to 2 cm.
Oţelu Roşu (Caraş-Severin district), dense hail, beans up to 2 cm.
Aiud (Alba district), dense hail, beans within the 2 cm threshold.
Nadeş and its surroundings (Mureş district), hailstorm with grains not exceeding 2 cm.

 

HUNGARY
Érpatak (Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg province), hail with grains maximum size 2.5 cm.Újfehértó and Papos (Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg province), hailstorm with grains maximum size not exceeding 2 cm.
Hosszúpályi (province of Hajdú-Bihar), hail with grains maximum size not exceeding 2 cm.
Gyula (Békés province), hail with grains maximum size not exceeding 2 cm.

 

POLAND
Dźwierzno (Pomeranian), dense hail with ground deposit. Beans 1-2 cm, but given the extent of the phenomena not excluded larger beans.
Stronno (Cuiavia-Pomerania), dense hailstorm, beans up to 2-3 cm.
Chojnice and between Chojnice and Brusy (Pomerania), dense hail with light accumulation on the road and beans maximum size 2 cm.
Krzywań (Pomeranian), hailstorm with grains within the 2 cm threshold.
Wierzchowiny, Czarny Ług, Zielonka and Bierwiecka Wola (Radomski district, Masovia), strong hailstorm with grains up to 2 / 2.5 cm.

 

SLOVAKIA
Poprad, strong hailstorm with the presence of grains over 2 cm in diameter. Not including car damage.