(redirected from Hailstorms)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
  • noun

Words related to hailstorm

a storm during which hail falls

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The post Nicosia police issue caution due to sudden hailstorm appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
The office said strong gales and hailstorms have affected 87,600 residents, damaged 8,180 hectares of crops in over 20 counties and inflicted direct losses of 37 million yuan, according to the office.
By Sudhanshu Mishra in Jaipur RAJASTHAN Congress chief Sachin Pilot has come down heavily on the state and Central governments for their failure to provide compensation to farmers, including those who committed suicide, whose crops suffered huge losses due to unseasonal rains and hailstorms early this year.
Last Friday, hailstorms and moderate to heavy rainfall had lashed the northern parts of Oman.
Muscat: Hailstorms and medium to heavy rainfall lashed the northern parts of Oman on Friday afternoon.
We reported on overnight hailstorms and a blanket of snow in some parts of the region.
He added that meteorological department just has the facility to forecast about the rain, however, it did not have any expertise to predict about hailstorms and cyclones.
At the same time, many farmer suicides are reported from across India following the crop damage due to unseasonal rains and hailstorms.
HAFIZABAD -- Most of the villages of the district received heavy rain followed by hailstorms on Wednesday.
Spring ground frosts and torrential rains and hailstorms in May and June virtually destroyed the early apricots.
The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology had yesterday warned of unstable weather conditions in the country, with chances of rain and hailstorms across the country.
Our rabbi crop production, our horticulture, our fruit production which include sweet lemon, grapes and Marathwada's kesar mango that was being exported to Japan and the world has been totally damaged, along with that wheat, jawar production has been damaged, everything has been ruined due to the hailstorms and the rains that have been taking place in the last 10 days," Jai, a member of farmer's committee said.
Summary: Floods and hailstorms cause double-digit billion-dollar losses, and Super Typhoon Haiyan results in human catastrophe with over 6,000 fatalities.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Summer floods and hailstorms will cost the German insurance industry almost 7 billion euros ($9.
26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- XL Group plc ("XL" or the "Company") (NYSE: XL) today announced its preliminary net loss estimate related to the series of hailstorms in Germany and France in late July 2013 (the "Hailstorms") of $60 million, pretax and net of reinsurance and reinstatement premiums.