In the Altai region hail the size of an egg destroyed crops and broke the machine

© Flickr / Marcelo cK Large hail. Archival photoIn the Altai region hail the size of an egg destroyed crops and broke the machine© Flickr / Marcelo cK

Powerful hail the size of an egg on Thursday lashed several areas of the region, resulting in destroyed crops in the backyard, beat-up cars and the facades of the houses, informed RIA Novosti the representative of GUMCHS in the region.

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«It was announced a storm warning in connection with the projected heavy rain and hail. Received calls from local residents that the large hail was in Kosikhinskiy district and on the track Biisk-Barnaul. As a result of rampant disaster suffered the infield and cars», — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to messages of eyewitnesses in social networks, in some houses of kosikhinskiy district suffered Windows broken harvest, suffered cars.

Residents of the Altai villages share photos, confirming that the hail destroyed crops and damaged the facades of houses.

Now in the region declared a storm warning. According to forecasters, in the Altai region in the afternoon of 22 June and in the first half of the night on June 23, rains, storms, places strong heavy rains, accompanied by hail and squally wind increase up to 20-25 m/s.