“And huge hailstones, about one hundred pounds each, came down from heaven upon men; and men blasphemed God because of the plague of the hail, because its plague was extremely severe.”
Yes, the severe hailstorms that hit Curitiba, Brazil and Daqing China in the last few days were apocalyptic, leaving streets covered with ice and destroying cars and homes.
Severe hailstorm hits Curitiba, Brazil
A storm with hail hit Curitiba and region this Monday morning.
Streets, parking lots and roofs in the region were covered by ice.
In Campo Largo, in the Metropolitan Region, more than 200 people sought out Civil Defense and the city government asking for tarpaulins to cover roofs in the city. [Globo]
Severe hailstorm hits the city of Daqing, China
On the afternoon of August 23, a powerful thunderstorm dropped large hail onto Saertu, Longfeng, Ranghu Road, Honggang, Zhaozhou and other places in Daqing.
The maximum rainfall reached 83 mm, and the size of the hail was larger than a goose egg. [Youtube]
“He gave them hail for rain, and flaming fire in their land.”