Snow Day in Huntington Beach!

What the hail? Instagram reacts

Today, on March 2, 2015, Huntington Beach residents woke up to find their beach under a blanket of snow. Well, hail, technically, but still, frozen water. Here are some firsthand accounts from the trenches. No word yet on the official hashtag…rumors tell us they’re trying #SnowCal on for size.

Here’s Oatmeal Joe, for the win:

A video posted by @oatmealjoe on



Second angle:

A video posted by HSS (@hsssurf) on



Still not as crazy as the U.S. Open:

A photo posted by US Blanks (@usblanks) on



For some reason, no one was out:

A photo posted by Derek Peters (@derek_peters) on



Hoth or HB?

A photo posted by Chad Wells (@cidoubleyou) on



Sun’s out, guns out:

A photo posted by Timmy Reyes (@timmyreyes) on


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