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hailstorm

a storm during which hail falls
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The National Weather Service reported that there were 4,610 hailstorms last year and 6,045 in 2017.
The Texas panhandle, west Texas, northeast Texas and central Texas appeared to receive the brunt of the month's hailstorms.
The rains and hailstorms have also destroyed vegetables and fruit orchards on 2% and 4.5% of the cultivated area in the province, respectively.
The major cause of damage to the crops is from hailstorms in some parts, flash floods caused by hill torrents in others, and enduring low temperatures that are unseasonal, which is particularly bad for fruits in flowering stage including mangoes.
ISLAMABAD -- The country's farm sector is in a severe crisis after suffering heavy losses in the recent spell of torrential rains, hailstorms and gusty winds.
Summary: Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 16 (ANI): Following the death of 26 people due to unseasonal rain, lightning and hailstorms across the state, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced Rs 4 lakh compensation to the kin of deceased, a government spokesperson said.Ee
Officials from the agriculture insurance organisation will immediately inspect areas affected by Tuesday's hailstorms and record damage caused to trees and crops, the agriculture ministry said on Wednesday.
Hailstorms happen when there is a formation of cumulonimbus clouds due to unstable air mass in the atmosphere, according to the PDRRMC.
"This year we have had excessive rainfalls preceded by hailstorms. This had a negative impact on grapevines and flowering was delayed.
Delta flights in particular have been battered multiple times due to hailstorms, twice in 2015 alone, and have managed to land safely due to skilled pilots.
SARGODHA -- Citrus Research Institute Sargodha Director Altaf-ur-Rehman Friday advised citrus growers to visit their orchards to know situation after rain, hailstorms and contact to Citrus research centres for guidance.
Talking to reporter here on Monday, Director, Citrus Research Institute Sargodha, Altaf ur Rehman said that citrus growers should visit their orchards to assess the situation after rain, hailstorms and contact to Citrus research centers for guidance.