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Huge hailstone that fell in Texas could be one for the record books

The huge 6.4 inch hail stone fell in Hondo, Texas during a storm last month.
The huge 6.4 inch hail stone fell in Hondo, Texas during a storm last month.(National Weather Service)
Updated: May. 7, 2021 at 4:26 PM CDT
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HONDO, Texas (KWTX) - The National Weather Service in the Austin-San Antonio region said measurement data from a massive hailstone recovered in Texas will be presented to a State Climate Extreme Committee.

The committee will work to determine if the hailstone set a new record.

The Texas-sized hailstone fell in Hondo, Texas, about an hour west of San Antonio, on April 28, 2021.

It measured measuring 6.4″ in diameter, according to the NWS.

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