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Rare hailstone hits Shangri-La in summer
10:48, August 02, 2010  


Hailstones hit part of the Shangri-La County in China's Yunnan Province, photo from www.yunnan.cn.


A rare hailstone hit part of the Shangri-La, a Tibetan-inhabited county in China's Yunnan Province at 6:00 pm of July 31 with a thickness of over 10 cm on the road surface.

Quite different, there is no hailstone but heavy rain in the Shangri-La County, some 15 kilometers away from the hailstone-hit area.

Statistics show that in summer it is unlikely to have such a heavy hailstone in Shangri-La.

Source: China Tibet Information Center

(Editor:王千原雪)

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