Month: June 2016

  • June
    27 2016

    Hail Formation

    Wonder how this huge hail forms? During a thunderstorm, a strong rising current of air called an “updraft” pushes water droplets and ice pellets high into the thunderstorm keeping them suspended within the storm. Temperature in this area can be below freezing. Once an ice pellet comes into contact with water droplets, the water begins […]