According to reports coming out of Brazil Over (20 inches) of ice accumulated on the streets, after a horrific hail storm struck parts of Rio Grande do Sul on Wednesday night, damaging an estimated 2,563 buildings. 20 inches of ice accumulated on the streets in northern parts of the city of Não-Me-Toque (lit. Don’t-Touch-Me).


The storm was enough to leave The mayors of Vale do Sinos, São Leopoldo and Novo Hamburgo to declare an emergency. The storm, which hit municipalities in the North, Northeast and Metropolitan and the Valleys of Taquari, Rio Pardo and Paranhana, was the second hail storm in the state in the week. SOURCE