Baseball-sized hail, much larger than the stones shown here, pounded parts of France and Germany this week.

Another week, another round of damaging weather across the U.S.

According to Aon Benfield’s weekly severe weather report, there were nearly 1,350 local storm reports this week, including 71 reported tornadoes, 962 reports of damaging winds and 295 reports of hail. Severe weather activity was seen in more than a dozen states this week, with large hail and strong winds being common themes.

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