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Dashcam Captures Narrow Miss As Wind Storm Topples Trees on Australian Highway: VIDEO

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Check out this footage of a driver's incredibly narrow miss as wind storms battered a small country highway in Victoria, Australia late last month.  Be sure to also take note of the cars on the other side of the road and how close they come to disaster too.

And if you listen carefully, you can even hear what might possibly be the car's passenger casually telling the driver to "stop" just before the trees topple. I can think of a few other four letter words that I might have shouted out in that situation though.

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Mysterious Ice Chunks Crash Through Gay Man's Roof But Thankfully Miss His Prized Plaster Cast: VIDEO

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Put this one in the weird weather file.

John Connors returned to his Chicago home last week to find his cat Oscar terrified and a collection of bowling ball-sized ice chunks that had crashed through his roof.

ABC 7 reports:

Ice"If I had been here, I would have been killed," Connors said. 

His neighbor Doris Patiz was home at the time.

"I hear this terrible blast, I thought it was a gas explosion," Patiz said.

"I walked in and thought a bomb had exploded," Connors said. "I looked up and I could see the sky and planes." 

Connors says the ice chunks crashed through the roof with such force, they shattered the ceiling beams - barely missing his cat. Connors was so shocked when he saw the damage, he didn't notice the frigid, artic wind whipping through the gaping hole in his ceiling. 

"My chair was soaked with ice, just like, encrusted with ice and the rugs were soaked from the ice that had melted," Connors said. 

One chunk was found in his bedroom, about 20 feet away from his living room.

Thankfully, the ice chunks missed Connor's glass curio cabinet, which houses a certain famous phallic plaster cast by noted artist Cynthia Plaster Caster. The prized item was also humouroulsy (and unknowingly) featured prominently in the background of a local news interview. 

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Best Snow News Bloopers of All Time: VIDEO

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Bundle up and crack a smile,

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Second-Grader Owns the Chicago Weather Forecast: VIDEO

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Viewers of WGN in Chicago were treated to a hilarious weather forecast on Halloween when 7-year-old Charlie Hale from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Academy was invited on as the network's 'Friday Forecaster'.

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Apocalyptic Hail Storm Caught On Camera: VIDEO

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A video captured on a beach in Novosibirsk, Siberia, looks like an apocalyptic scene from The Day After Tomorrow.

People are seen enjoying a sunny day day at the beach before the 99F weather instantly turns into a massive hailstorm.

A woman later told The Siberian Times:

"My husband was protecting my young daughter but his back was exposed to the hailstones and he has bruising all over it"

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Airplane Pounded with Damaging Hail on Texas Runway, Obviously Won't Be Taking Off: VIDEO

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An American Eagle jet in Abilene, Texas was taxiing to take off yesterday when it was slammed by a storm with hail pellets the size of golf balls. A passenger recorded the deafening seven-minute onslaught. Needless to say, the flight was delayed.

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