Thunderstorm warnings were issued for New South Wales, Australia, on October 31 as “heavy rainfall, large hailstones and damaging winds” was forecast to hit different parts of the state.
Video from Sydney shows flashes of lightning and the rumble of thunder amid heavy rain.
Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology later said “wild weather” had swept through several areas, but added that “the worst should now have passed.”
Heavy downpours of tennis ball-sized hail also lashed parts of Queensland’s southeast the same day. Credit: @repaupo via Storyful