In Almaty, hail diameter of eight millimeters, according vesti.kz. For three hours the amount of precipitation (hail and rain) by 18 millimeters. These are treated as hazardous.
"The cause of the hail was the passage of atmospheric fronts. Now all the processes are more like a spring," — told the director of RSE "Kazhydromet" Bayan Sazanova.
In Almaty oblast and Almaty city, and the rains are not rare — a mountainous area, increasing clouds, and therefore may fall more precipitation. This is characteristic of the local area, said Sazanova.
In addition, she said that over Kazakhstan now daily hail falls somewhere. Director "KAZHYDROMET" explained this extreme temperature. "In all the territory of Kazakhstan, except for the western regions, to the end of the week will definitely be unstable weather: hail, rain and gusty winds. Probably normal weather in the middle of July," — she said.