Severe hailstorm, Burgos, Spain – October 2, 2013

Very large hail has been reported in Burgos province, Spain in the afternoon of October 2, 2013. Several intense supercell thunderstorms formed over the province in the late afternoon, producing hail up to at least 5 – 6 cm in diameter.

Giant hailstones from Burgos hailstorm. Source: Cazatormentas.net / Fun Radio Burgos.

Additional information:

  1. Cazatormentas.es – with photos of the supercell (!!): http://www.cazatormentas.net/index.php/noticias-de-meteorologia-mainmenu-2/72-tiempo-severo-en-el-mundo/3554-pedrisco-descomunal-para-octubre-en-la-provincia-de-burgos-ayer-y-mas-tormentas-esta-tarde.html