Hailstones Sentence Examples
On the 19th of October 1898, exceptionally large hailstones fell - one, over 4 in.
They were able to make great huge hailstones come down to the earth.
The whole lot came over in due course and small hailstones bounced off the car and road alike.
This is to allow people to describe larger hailstones found in the USA.
Most 31 were 5 mm diameter but there were 3 days that had hailstones of 5 mm, or more.Advertisement
After a hard night being blown by the winds and knocked by hailstones and big fat raindrops, it felt happy and safe.
Everywhere is littered with big bale silage, usually wrapped in white plastic, looking like a fall of giant hailstones.
There were 5 days when hail or 5mm, or more, were observed including 10-15mm diameter hailstones on 20th August.
On April 23rd we had a hailstorm with what may well be the biggest hailstones I have ever seen.
A poetic description of a storm that included hailstones is known from Ugarit.Advertisement
In a very large eruption, volcanic ash, especially when it is accompanied by rocks, can have the weight and density of hailstones.
This may be due to frost, especially in thin-barked trees, and often occurs in beeches, pears, &c.; or it may result from bruising by wind, hailstones, gun-shot wounds in coverts, &c., the latter of course very local.
Ah, here they are--the mixed metaphors mocking and strutting about before me, pointing to the bull in the china shop assailed by hailstones and the bugbears with pale looks, an unanalyzed species!
Storms of extreme violence, accompanied by torrential rain, and in rare instances by hailstones, are of not uncommon occurrence.