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Heavy, violent storms are sweeping across central Switzerland in the evenings at the moment, with the worst one (last night) bringing lumps of hail the size of chicken eggs. The hail was falling so heavily and lying so thick on the streets, that it was still around this morning in Interlaken, where the damage was […]

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Heavy, violent storms are sweeping across central Switzerland in the evenings at the moment, with the worst one (last night) bringing lumps of hail the size of chicken eggs. The hail was falling so heavily and lying so thick on the streets, that it was still around this morning in Interlaken, where the damage was […]

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Heavy, violent storms are sweeping across central Switzerland in the evenings at the moment, with the worst one (last night) bringing lumps of hail the size of chicken eggs. The hail was falling so heavily and lying so thick on the streets, that it was still around this morning in Interlaken, where the damage was […]

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Heavy, violent storms are sweeping across central Switzerland in the evenings at the moment, with the worst one (last night) bringing lumps of hail the size of chicken eggs. The hail was falling so heavily and lying so thick on the streets, that it was still around this morning in Interlaken, where the damage was […]

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See also Jo’s photo of the storm gathering, which was shot a little earlier on the other side of the mountain in the right of this picture, looking towards where I took this photo. www.flickr.com/photos/passamaquoddy/846473412/

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Watching the storm go by: see also Stephanie’s photos from Lausanne and Samuel’s photo from somewhere in French Switzerland.

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A familiar sight at this time of year: heavy, high-pressure air arriving from the Simmen valley ahead of a lightning storm.

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Changeable (Brienzersee)

See also "Changeable (Thunersee)", the adjacent photo in my photostream, which was taken about half an hour earlier and 20 kilometres further west. Both of these shots were taken from the train during my journey to work this morning.

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Changeable (Thunersee)

See also "Changeable (Brienzersee)", the adjacent photo in my photostream, which was taken about half an hour later and 20 kilometres further east. Both of these shots were taken from the train during my journey to work this morning.

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No bathing this evening… (local newspaper report [DE])

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One of a stream of lightning shots from last night, taken on a tripod from our bedroom window. Flashes were illuminating the room every few seconds and keeping us awake, so we stuck our heads out of the window and made the best of the bad weather. Best viewed large on black.

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Storm clouds gathering and drifting over the flat landscape of East Anglia in England. We stopped off on our journey along the A11 to photograph the dramatic lighting, visible rain squalls and twin rainbows.

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