Amazing video coming out Dallas, Texas. A severe thunderstorm produced baseball to tennis ball sized hail yesterday afternoon over north Texas.
Thunderstorms towered to nearly 60,000 feet allowing for very strong updrafts to occur. Updrafts suck air into a thunderstorm causing rain droplets to rise high into the cloud. The droplets are suspended in the air, freeze,and fall back to earth in the form of hail.
In order to get such a massive hail size as the ones you see below, the storm sucked the the hail stones up numerous times until they got so heavy they had to fall back to the earth.
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