Bavaria's German town of Weiler-Simmerberg was hit by an unusual weather episode. On Sunday, there were ice pellets that covered the streets.
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This local event is rarer because it happens a few days before summer arrives, just as a large storm has ravaged the region with heavy rains and strong winds. .
This type of hazard is increasing in intensity and frequency due to climate change. A storm that caused significant damage in the west region of Germany left one person dead, and almost 60 others injured, less than three weeks back, also in Germany.