Hail blankets Santa Rosa-3July2013 / Photo courtesy of Santa Rosa Fire Department
Thursday morning residents of Santa Rosa, N.M. woke to a wintry scene: the entire town blanketed in white after a massive hail storm dumped piles of ice more than knee high, making for a unseasonal start to the Fourth of July.
7月 3日的晚上，位於美國新墨西哥州內聖羅莎（Santa Rosa）的市內，下着有如哥爾夫球般大小的冰雹。一夜之後，鎮內有如降暴雪。
Over a foot of hail covers Santa Rosa, N.M. Jul 4, 2013
More than a foot of hail covered streets, yards and parking lots in
santa rosa, about 100
miles east of .
A huge thunderstorm dumped golfball-sized hail around 6 p.m. Albuquerque
Snow plows cleared drifting hail from the roads.
The storm caused severe damage to many homes, cars and businesses.
Meteorologists say large accumulations of hail are fairly common in northeast
because of the high elevation. New
Storm dumps buckets of hail on Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa Hail Damage
2 FEET OF HAIL BLANKETS
TOWN WEDNESDAY (JULY
4, 2013) SANTA ROSA,
Hail storm in
Santa Rosa, New Mexico 7/5/13