PHOTOS: Ballarat's wild storm

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.
Emergency crews working through last night's storm.
Storm damage on this house in Marina Drive, Mount Clear. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Storm damage on this house in Marina Drive, Mount Clear. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Mt Helen resident Johnny Madden helps to unblock the road with his chainsaw. Submitted by Troy.

Mt Helen resident Johnny Madden helps to unblock the road with his chainsaw. Submitted by Troy.

John Fry had a lucky escape after this storm damage in Landale Avenue. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

John Fry had a lucky escape after this storm damage in Landale Avenue. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Lighning at Ross Creek. Submitted by our social media reporter Sharni Carroll.

Lighning at Ross Creek. Submitted by our social media reporter Sharni Carroll.

Submitted by Matt Hunt.

Submitted by Matt Hunt.

HUGE: Gary Sinclair in Sebastopol with the giant hail that fell during the storm.

HUGE: Gary Sinclair in Sebastopol with the giant hail that fell during the storm.

HUGE: Gary Sinclair in Sebastopol with the giant hail that fell during the storm.

HUGE: Gary Sinclair in Sebastopol with the giant hail that fell during the storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

Emergency crews working through last night's storm.

RIPPED OFF: A house in Geelong Road, Mount Helen which lost its roof in the storm.

RIPPED OFF: A house in Geelong Road, Mount Helen which lost its roof in the storm.

RIPPED OFF: A house in Geelong Road, Mount Helen which lost its roof in the storm.

RIPPED OFF: A house in Geelong Road, Mount Helen which lost its roof in the storm.

RIPPED OFF: A house in Geelong Road, Mount Helen which lost its roof in the storm.

RIPPED OFF: A house in Geelong Road, Mount Helen which lost its roof in the storm.

SES crews work to clear a tree that fell on a car in Albert Street.

SES crews work to clear a tree that fell on a car in Albert Street.

SES crews work to clear a tree that fell on a car in Albert Street.

SES crews work to clear a tree that fell on a car in Albert Street.

Submitted by Abbie in Delacombe.

Submitted by Abbie in Delacombe.

This trampoline blew from three doors down into this backyard. Submitted by Allyssa McArthur.

This trampoline blew from three doors down into this backyard. Submitted by Allyssa McArthur.

Trees were ripped out of the ground at this Elmhurst property. Submitted by Christine Hoare.

Trees were ripped out of the ground at this Elmhurst property. Submitted by Christine Hoare.

Trees were ripped out of this property at Elmhurst. Submitted by Christine Hoare.

Trees were ripped out of this property at Elmhurst. Submitted by Christine Hoare.

Submitted by Diane Lawson - this photo was taken at Anglesea while the storm was happening in Ballarat.

Submitted by Diane Lawson - this photo was taken at Anglesea while the storm was happening in Ballarat.

"Captured this shot on Friday evening in Eureka!" Submitted by James Connellan

"Captured this shot on Friday evening in Eureka!" Submitted by James Connellan

"These are photos of the massive hail storm we just received in Sebastopol. Size of the hail were as big a marble. This is a pile that is at the front door and it came down heavy." Submitted by Jamie Penney.

"These are photos of the massive hail storm we just received in Sebastopol. Size of the hail were as big a marble. This is a pile that is at the front door and it came down heavy." Submitted by Jamie Penney.

"These are photos of the massive hail storm we just received in Sebastopol. Size of the hail were as big a marble. This is a pile that is at the front door and it came down heavy." Submitted by Jamie Penney.

"These are photos of the massive hail storm we just received in Sebastopol. Size of the hail were as big a marble. This is a pile that is at the front door and it came down heavy." Submitted by Jamie Penney.

Submitted by Jodie.

Submitted by Jodie.

Submitted by Kylee in Delacombe.

Submitted by Kylee in Delacombe.

Submitted by Leigh.

Submitted by Leigh.

Submitted by Shane Jones in Delacombe.

Submitted by Shane Jones in Delacombe.

"The hail hit fast and hard." Submitted by Tanie Hicks.

"The hail hit fast and hard." Submitted by Tanie Hicks.

"The hail hit fast and hard." Submitted by Tanie Hicks.

"The hail hit fast and hard." Submitted by Tanie Hicks.

Submitted by Faye Barry

Submitted by Faye Barry

Lighning at Ross Creek. Submitted by our social media reporter Sharni Carroll.

Lighning at Ross Creek. Submitted by our social media reporter Sharni Carroll.

Torrential rain at Ross Creek. Submitted by our social media reporter Sharni Carroll.

Torrential rain at Ross Creek. Submitted by our social media reporter Sharni Carroll.

This shed blew from two yards across and landed in the yard of this Mt Clear property. Submitted by John Fitzgibbon.

This shed blew from two yards across and landed in the yard of this Mt Clear property. Submitted by John Fitzgibbon.

The storm rolled in with such a beautiful light over urban rural Ballarat East, with a show of lighting and thunder. Submitted by Erin McCuskey.

The storm rolled in with such a beautiful light over urban rural Ballarat East, with a show of lighting and thunder. Submitted by Erin McCuskey.

Submitted by Troy

Submitted by Troy

Submitted by Troy

Submitted by Troy

Graeme Smith looks at the storm damage inside his Marina Drive house. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Graeme Smith looks at the storm damage inside his Marina Drive house. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Storm Adam Howlett with this uprooted tree, damaged at his Marina Drive property. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Storm Adam Howlett with this uprooted tree, damaged at his Marina Drive property. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Storm damage at the corner of Dallas Ave and Lylia Ave. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Storm damage at the corner of Dallas Ave and Lylia Ave. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Leo Ryan at his Lylia Avenue property with this uprooted tree. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Leo Ryan at his Lylia Avenue property with this uprooted tree. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Graeme Smith assesses the damage in Marina Drive, Mount Clear. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Graeme Smith assesses the damage in Marina Drive, Mount Clear. PICTURE: LACHLAN BENCE.

Working to clean up the debris in Landale Avenue, Mount Clear.

Working to clean up the debris in Landale Avenue, Mount Clear.

"This is one of six massive pine trees that fell down in the storms in Bonshaw near Delacombe! Wrecked the neighbour's fence and now a massive clean up!" Submitted by Sarah.

"This is one of six massive pine trees that fell down in the storms in Bonshaw near Delacombe! Wrecked the neighbour's fence and now a massive clean up!" Submitted by Sarah.