Saint Paul Lightning #1

Category: Spontaneous Moments

 

Photo and caption by David Mayhew

An intense lightning show from a supercell storm at dusk. The details of each branch can be clearly seen in this 59 second exposure. Also captured is the orange glow of sunset on the left as well as the orange glow from street lights in the town. A trail of car lights on the road can also been seen. The storm produced 1.5" hail. Saint Paul, Nebraska. May 4th, 2012.

Location: Saint Paul, Nebraska

 

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