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Hail Report Information
Station Number: GA-FN-2
Station Name: Blue Ridge 11.9 SSE
Date: 5/28/2009 5:47 PM
Submitted 5/29/2009 7:24 AM
Taken at registered location: True
Notes: Reported immedialty to National Weather Service whom picked up the line and ask me several questions. Experienced a temperature drop from 76 to 69 degrees with this event. Wunderland radar showed purple over this location at time of impact. Collards have holes,tomatoe plant limbs broke off/damaged,small vegs have leaf damage. Put horses in barn just 3 mins before hail. Alert weather radio had sounded at least 1 hour (approx)prior to event,but did NOT mention this area,only Tenn and Western N.C. Alert weather radio did NOT sound for this later occuring N.Georgia hazardous weather. Black Bear ran through backyard 10mins after event!!!!!
Hailstone Information
Largest Size: 7/8" Nickel Size
Average Size: 3/8"
Smallest Size: 3/8"
Stone Consistency: Hard, Clear Ice, White Ice
Hail Storm Information
Duration Minutes: 5
Duration Accuracy: 1min
Timing: Continuous
More Rain than Hail: True
Hail Started: Same time as rain
Largest Hail Started: Before smaller hail
Damage: minor leaf damage.shredded leaves
Hail pad information
Angle of Impact: 10-20
Number of Stones On Pad:
Distance Between Stones On Pad:
Depth Of Stones on Ground:
Has Samples: False