Ice From Above: Toward A Better Understanding Of Hailstorms

With their formation beginning with some tiny frozen embryos present in thunderstorm, hailstones can grow to at least 10 centimeters in diameter in just a few minutes, before dropping to the ground and damaging crops, vehicles and property.

How Does Hail Damage A Roof? Here Is A Roof Inspection Checklist!

Well, the subtle signs of a hail-damaged roof such as broken corners on clay roof tiles or shingle granules within the roof gutters can go unnoticed. Then the subtle signs worsen with time, resulting in costly roof leakages needing repairs or urgent roof replacement.

Here Are 9 Hard Hitting Facts You Need To Know About Hail

When driving through a hailstorm, some people are fond of sheltering under a bridge, but that’s really a bad idea unless that’s the only option.

The Basics About Hail, Everything You Need To Know!

Most hailstorms come with mixed up sizes but only the large-sized hailstones pose higher risk to property, people, crops and animals in the open

Video: Hail Is A Threat to Property and People

A golf ball sized hailstone falls at a speed that is comparable to the same baseball being thrown from a league pitcher at nearly 100mph, according to the National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL).

Hail Is An Underrated Danger And Can Be A Threat to Property and People

A golf ball sized hailstone falls at a speed that is comparable to the same baseball being thrown from a league pitcher at nearly 100mph, according to the National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL).

Did You Know That Smoke From Bushfires Can Get into Hail and Vines?

Want an ice-cold drink? Well, hail could just do the magic for you. Oh yeah, ask Joh Timmers a resident of Wivenhoe Dam who recently dropped a piece of hailstone in his drink after a thunderstorm event but no, it was nothing holy grail—youch!

Hail Protection For Your Home And How To Reduce The Damage

Hail storms can happen anywhere and without any prior warning, getting you unawares and leaving you with no time to plan or react. However, preparing yourself in advance and knowing exactly what to do when it strikes can make a huge difference and help you stay safe and minimise the damage. It’s time to sign up for local weather warnings which provide alerts and a hail guide when storms are forecasted in your area.