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3 August 2010

Vivian, South Dakota Hailtone breaks U.S. Record!

If you are a weather nut there are certain records that you know off the top of your head. No need to look them up. So I knew the record books listed the largest hailstone ever measured as the one from Coffeyville, Kansas that fell in 1970. That stone weighed in at a whopping 757 grams  (That’s 1.67 pounds for you metrically challenged folks). Then came the severe thunderstorm that …


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