Hail storm pummels Montreal with marble-sized pieces of ice

10/07/2014 01:32 EDT | Updated 12/07/2014 05:59 EST
Montrealers were caught by surprise Tuesday afternoon when hail and rain began pounding the city. 

The storm was brief but intense. CBC weather reporter Jeremy Zafran reported that Notre-Dame Street was blanketed by what looked like snow.

Check out photos, videos and tweets about the storm.