The Bay Area was hit by hail, high winds and soaking rains the week of March 18-24, 2011. Streets flooded, trees were knocked down and some Northern California residents grabbed shovels to clear hailstones. Here’s a look at the week’s stormy weather through local residents’ photos and social networking posts.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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