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A new official record for the largest hailstone ever recovered in the United States was set in 2003. In Aurora, Nebraska, a hailstone was recovered on June 22, with a record 7-inch diameter and a circumference of 18.75 inches.

The old record for the largest hailstone had a diameter of 5.7 inches, a circumference of 17.5 inches and was found in Coffeyville, Kansas on September 3, 1970. A link to the full story appears below.

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