PHOTOS: Summer hailstorm pummels Calgary

Hail pounds several Calgary neighbourhoods

Environment Canada radar as the storm tracked into the Calgary region. SCREENSHOT

It’s been relatively dry (and hail-free) in Calgary for the most part this summer – we didn’t even get our traditional Calgary Stampede downpours.

It was only a matter of time before we got hit with a doozie and sure enough it was Monday afternoon.

Environment Canada issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning late Monday afternoon, warning of 100 km/h winds and quarter-to-loonie sized hail.

Here’s a handful of photos from neighbourhoods around southwest Calgary

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