Thunderstorms cross Napier and Hastings with hail and dramatic clouds (Videos + Photos)


A band of intense thunderstorms tracked west to east across Hawke's Bay with some incredible shelf clouds appearing this afternoon.

The small but highly active front was tracking towards the sea and brought hail storms, thunder and possible squalls.

The thunderstorms and downpours affecting Hawke's Bay from about 3pm to 5pm.

Thanks for the photos and videos - stay safe and remember "when Thunder roars, stay indoors!".