'Golf Ball' Sized Hail Falls in Minnesota as Stormy Weather Sweeps Upper Midwest

“Golf ball” sized hail was seen in Canby, Minnesota, on Monday, May 9, as stormy weather swept through the region.

This video, posted by Twitter user @redrocks222, shows large hail falling in Yellow Medicine County early on Monday.

Later on Monday morning, officials in Chisago County in central Minnesota posted an image of an officer holding a volleyball-sized clump of hailstones.

According to the National Weather Service, large hail, damaging winds and “a tornado or two” were possible in the area through Monday afternoon. Credit: @redrocks222 via Storyful

Video transcript


- Literally golf ball-sized hail. You can always get a new roof.

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