Heavy Hail Falls as Northern Virginia Struck by Thunderstorm

The National Weather Service warned of wind-speeds up to 70 mph and hailstones the size of half-dollars as storms struck Leesburg, Virginia, on June 2.

NBC4 Washington reported “heavy rain, strong winds, flooding, hail and lightning” in Washington DC and its surrounding area. Thousands of people lost electricity after fallen trees knocked power lines and several drivers were rescued when their vehicles got caught in floodwater. Credit: Christina S via Storyful

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