Lindau/Kempten (dpa/lby) - In the Allgäu there were severe thunderstorms with hail and stormy gusts of wind on Pentecost Sunday. The police confirmed that there were sometimes heavy hailstorms. There were also reports of fallen trees. However, more damage may be expected as more thunderstorms have been forecast in the region.
The German Weather Service (DWD) also warned of extreme storms for the administrative districts of Lower Bavaria, Upper Bavaria and Upper Palatinate in the evening. In the Allgäu in the area of the district of Lindau it looked like it had snowed after the hailstorms: the streets were white. Among other things, a wheel loader was used to push the hailstones aside.