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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Lee Slabber » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:18 am

This is amazing and tell the ranger what lovely images have been captured.

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Dreamer » Tue Nov 06, 2012 10:23 am

Ooops...... Don't give them any ideas Great Dane :) :) :) anything could happen these days ! Great pics , thanks :)
At home...... dreaming of next trip to KTP

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby GavinW » Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:17 am

:funny:
See our trip reports:

Christmas Trees in the Kalahari May 2012

http://www.sanparks.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=27&t=62684

Kalahari Reflections March 2014

Wannabe Larnies in the KTP December/Jan 2015

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Kakiebos van nou af » Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:22 am

Amazing photos, thanks for sharing it! :clap:
KTP 25-28 November 2012
Mokala 29-30 November 2012

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby bert » Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:49 am

Nearly looks like snow :thumbs_up:

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Tue Nov 06, 2012 1:07 pm

Magical :thumbs_up:

Wonder where the lions ran off to. :hmz:
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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby hilda » Tue Nov 06, 2012 1:38 pm

Awesome pictures! Thanks for sharing! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby jacliz » Tue Nov 06, 2012 2:34 pm

Glad we waited until after the storm to go for our last evening drive. Most of it had melted by then. Wouldn't have been nice to get hail damage before going home! It was still thrilling to see all the water everywhere after it had been so bone dry earlier on. So glad we booked the extra night and didn't miss it!
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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Scipio » Tue Nov 06, 2012 3:05 pm

Just amazing. :dance: :dance:

Wish I was there now. 8)

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Jonkers » Tue Nov 06, 2012 3:26 pm

OOO I wish I was there to see for myself
Lions running from a hailstorm HA that must have been a sighting

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby margriet » Tue Nov 06, 2012 5:43 pm

Wow! That is incredible and beautiful. Thanks for sharing!

Only 2 weeks before we will be there :dance:
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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Lionspoon » Tue Nov 06, 2012 6:43 pm

Darn, we missed that by a day... Would have loved to see that in real.

AND it would have been the first time that Samevloeing would have produced
something else than springbok, wildebeest or oryx. :tongue:
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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Philip1 » Tue Nov 06, 2012 6:51 pm

:o What a sight :whistle:
Is it the first time or do they get it often? :?
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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Caracal » Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:55 pm

Hmmmmmmmmmmmm :hmz:
Hail in November ??
That can only mean snow in December...
Good :thumbs_up: I won't die from the heat on our Dec trip....:)

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Re: Hail storm in KTP

Unread postby Tony T » Wed Nov 07, 2012 12:12 am

Amazing! It all looked very much different when we were there end Septmeber, dry and then some! Thanks for sharing KG.
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