Baseball-sized pieces of hail hit Alberta over the weekend

Aug 6 2019, 4:57 pm

Albertans should start investing in hard hats because the hail we’ve been seeing this summer could legitimately cause concussions.

A severe thunderstorm rolled into Edmonton and its surrounding municipalities this August long weekend, bringing with it freakishly large chunks of hail that ranged in size from golf balls to baseballs.

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What’s even more terrifying is that some of these icy projectiles of destruction even had built-in spikes, courtesy of Mother Nature.

Some car windows were smashed and more than a few calls to insurance companies were made by the time all was said and done, and Albertans in the area were left picking up the pieces of hail to document the storm on social media.

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