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12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Colorado Hail Storm

A severe storm drops hail and heavy rain onto a field east of Aurora, Colorado, on May 21, 2014. The flowering plants in the foreground are bent towards the storm by inflow wind rushing towards the supercell's updraft. The blue-green glow comes from large hail suspended in the storm; the hail caused significant damage in Aurora and at Denver International Airport.

TAGS: Aurora Borealis, Colorado, Storm, Thunderstorm, United States, Weather

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Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
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Photo of the Day: 10.01.16 Editors' Pick
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2014
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2014, 12:51 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Aurora, Colorado, United States of America