Golf Ball Sized-Hail Hammers Wisconsin

Golf ball-sized hail hammered Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, on Friday, June 10, during a severe thunderstorm the National Weather Service warned could also see winds of up to 60 mph.

This video showing the scene in Oconomowoc was recorded by Kevin Lynott, who said conditions were “bad” and trees had been “stripped.” Credit: Kevin Lynott via Storyful

Video transcript

KEVIN LYNOTT: Hailstorm here in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, up to golf ball-sized hail coming down, hitting hard, stripping trees. It's not good. This is just west of Milwaukee, on the back edge of a cumulonimbus storm. And the ground is just covered. But the hail went from marble to penny size up the golf ball in a matter of 5 to 10 minutes. Severe storm.

Hailstorm here in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, up to golf ball-sized hail coming down, hitting hard, stripping trees. It's not good. This is just west of Milwaukee, on the back edge of a cumulonimbus storm. And the ground is just covered. But the hail went--

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