Posts tagged "thunderstorms"

30 Days Wild ---day 23

30 Days Wild ---day 23
After the storms,  morning  fog  at 6 a.m.  For the moment, the  wi-fi is working, but  there may be  problems with the connection. Maybe it is the weight of branches and wet leaves brushing against a power line. There have been power outages reported, and  some flooding in the low-lying areas.  Tornadoes reportedly touched down... Read more »

30 Days Wild--day 22

30 Days Wild--day 22
12:00 p.m. —  Summer rain on the leaves and grasses. It is a light rain, pleasantly dripping. This  is  a prelude to the  heavy storms predicted for the  afternoon and evening.  The forecast is for severe weather—large hail, torrential rains,  flash flooding,  high wind gusts, power outages, thunder, lightning  and  possibility of self-organizing supercells that... Read more »

Lightning Safety Tips

Lightning  Safety Tips
News flash–June 22- 28 is Lightning Awareness Week.  The National Weather Service wants to help people become more aware of the dangers of lightning, especially during the summer months, when thunderstorms are more likely to occur.  Lightning is one of the most powerful natural forces on earth. Lightning is a discharge of static electricity from the... Read more »
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