Severe Thunderstorms Lash Northwest Kansas With Hail

The city of Hays, Kansas, was lashed with destructive hail on May 26, as intense storms brought tornado warnings to many parts of the state.

The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning on Wednesday afternoon for the Hays area, warning of winds of up to 50 mph and hail as large as a softball. Local reports confirmed damaged caused by large hail.

Footage filmed by a local resident shows low visibility and hail pelting the ground outside. Credit: @BranMichelle via Storyful

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