Hail on East rand

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  1. Nemos Janitor

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    Well my Saturday is now totally screwed. One of the biggest Hail storms hit the ER a few moments ago.

    In my house,Smashed 19 windows, dented and smashed windscreens on two of our 11 month old bakkies, The IBR on the entertainment area is now ball penned. ADVdivers polo is trashed with broken windscreen and his house has numerous broken windows.

    My daughter Taryn's i35 is done with smashed windscreen etc.

    Now the sun is shining.

    We were in the middle of two tank moves. One of then Michael B's. Thank goodness this happened in between the two moves.
     
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    OUCH!!!:eek:
    Good luck with the repairs!!
     
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    Heard about it on 94.7 (thanks to DSTV) sorry for your loss neva good
     
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    ...:eek:..so sorry..WOW..such damage...!!!
     
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    eish sorry boet
     
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    Was in Edenvale too loads of damage!
     
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    Hectic dude , I also got 8 broken windows but was lucky enought not to have any smashed windscreens ,
     
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    Pics or it never happened. :tt2:
     
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    I was to busy ducking for cover when trying to get my car under cover
     
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    I'm in Pretoria this weekend and week!
    Have to say, the raid and hail was insane!!

    Sorry for you loss Mr. Nemo!

    Friend of mine stay close to Gold Reef City, and his car is totally smashed!
    All windows broken, and dents all over!

    Hear there is more heavy raid expected today!
     
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    Sorry about the damage. Lucky you could move the tanks especially Michael B's.
     
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    This was from Edenvale, cars windscreens were also smashed, windows etc.

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    Eish. Sorry to NJ:(

    I've been trying to get used to this phenomenon on the Highveld. Not used to it at all seeing that I'm from Durban and we never experience this so close to the coast.

    In the 4 months that I've been here, I've encountered about 4 hail storms. Not as bad as what you've encountered, but still enough to highten my excitement and stress levels at the same time:whistling:

    Without sounding rude, please post a pic or two of your ordeal.
     
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    Hail damage

    It feels S...t when it's you!
     
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    I'm assuming it happend to you Eric. Sorry to hear bud.

    I guess it's just a lot more frequent up here:p Weather changes seem to be quite weird lately doesn't it.
     
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    OMG WOW, that video is scary dude. damn.
     
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