Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
The new Washington
Post Weather website
Jump to CWG's
Latest Full Forecast
Outside now? Radar, temps
and more: Weather Wall
Follow us on Twitter (@capitalweather) and become a fan on Facebook
Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 05/20/2010

There is hail, and there is hail

By Jason Samenow

* Warm weather stages comeback: Full Forecast | NatCast *
* The fog of the Cape Cod wind farm *

So Capital Weather Gang visitor tagryn shot this video in Waldorf last Friday, when severe thunderstorms tore through the area, producing some impressive hail:

Pretty dramatic stuff, for around here at least. But check out this hail video from Oklahoma City, OK from Sunday (be sure to watch about two minutes in):

Now - as the guy shooting video aptly stated -- "That's insane."

By Jason Samenow  | May 20, 2010; 12:30 PM ET
Categories:  Thunderstorms  | Tags:  dc hail, hail, oklahoma city hailstorm, oklahoma hail, waldorf md hail  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: The fog of the Cape Cod wind farm
Next: PM Update: Basking in wonderful warmth

Comments

wow!

Posted by: walter-in-fallschurch | May 20, 2010 12:46 PM | Report abuse

Truly "insane"!

Posted by: pjdunn1 | May 20, 2010 1:05 PM | Report abuse

Mute the second video unless you want to hear a constant "OH MY GOD" and "THAT'S INSANE" for the first 3:30.

Posted by: hobbes9 | May 20, 2010 1:48 PM | Report abuse

Wow. That IS insane. I don't know if I would have had any other words to describe that either.

Posted by: Ann-CapitalWeatherGang | May 20, 2010 6:00 PM | Report abuse

The comments to this entry are closed.

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2012 The Washington Post Company