Hailstorm Whitens Melbourne Cricket Grounds

Gusty thunderstorms brought heavy hail to Melbourne on October 4, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

“Showers and thunderstorms are bringing copious amounts of small hail to some suburbs, as well as wind gusts of up to 80 km/h,” the bureau said in a Twitter post.

The footage shows whitened cricket fields in the suburb of Beaumaris. Credit: Joshua Henry via Storyful

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