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Old 02-20-2009, 09:51 AM   #1
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Default Georgia Hail Stone from this weeks storms

We grow 'em big here. Imagine a bunch of these things falling on your brand new trailer! Got this image from a friend...all is well at my house. This is from the storms that killed 1, injured 16 and did several million in damage here.

BTW...the National Weather Service likes to collect images like this. Your local office will have an email address to send them to.
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Old 02-20-2009, 11:18 AM   #2
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WOW! Dat's some big Ice Cube Wade!!!!! So what's with all the tornadoes in February? Isn't that kind of unusual?
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Old 02-20-2009, 11:42 AM   #3
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Not too unusual. NWS said if the local air temps had been in the 80's (like in the spring and summer) we would have had F3 - F5 tornados, and more of them.

Warm moist Gulf air meets cold dry air from the North East....boom!
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Old 02-20-2009, 02:08 PM   #4
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Yep, you definitely grow em big!!! I've seen some pretty big hail in my lifetime, but never like that.
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Old 02-20-2009, 02:25 PM   #5
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Thats a big one. I bet if you put it on EBAY someone would bid on it
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If you stare at it long enough you will see Elvis. And your hand will get really cold.
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Huge stone !!! We were glad that storm went north of us. It certainly had the makings of big trouble. We went to bed with the windows open. Later we had close them and turn on the AC. It was very warm, humid and strong winds out of the south. The next morning we almost needed the heat agian.



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