Thunderstorms, hail struck Melbourne Airport Flight interruption of operation
Figure: Lightning epidemic, bad weather led to Melbourne flights or alternate, or delay.
December 25, 2011 News: Melbourne, Australia experienced thunderstorms, hail and tornadoes, Melbourne airport, some flights were forced to alternate other airports, some delays.
Melbourne Airport spokesman Ji Leite (Anna Gillett) that has been in adverse weather conditions continue, the airport area, there lightning, so flights were grounded.
Ji Leite (Anna Gillett) suggested that passenger flights should contact their respective airlines or airports, for more real-time flight information.
Most parts of Melbourne, particularly its north and northwest have suffered a huge volume of hail.
Australia’s Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) spokesman Kim Quayle said that as at 19:00 on the 25th, the council has received 950 calls, most of it is on windows, skylights damaged by hail.
19 ~ 9 ℃
Breeze tomorrow (Tuesday)
21 ~ 9 ℃
Breeze day after tomorrow (Wednesday)
24 ~ 20 ℃
Rain changing to moderate rain
China Meteorological Administration, December 26, 2011, when 08 release, the above information are GMT