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Fantastic bolts of cloud to ground lightning strike over Oklahoma during late summer storm
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Nearly 1 Million Acres Are Burning In California
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Flying Over Huge Wildfire Smoke Plume
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North Bay Crews, Residents Prepare for Overnight Dry Lightning Strikes
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With Almost A Million Acres In Flames, There's No End In Sight For California Wildfires
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California seeks help as wildfires threaten communities
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Smoke and ash through out much of the area be aware.
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California Wildfires Threaten Homeowners, But So Do Shelters Full Of COVID
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Smoke from Santa Cruz fire covers bay in California
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Santa Cruz fire turns sky orange
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Land burned by Santa Cruz CZU Lightning Complex Fires
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Santa Cruz fires ravage forests in California
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Lightning strikes spark a wildfires across the state
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RAW: Gov. Newsom Gives Update On Wildfires And State Power Shortage
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Planes dump fire retardant on blaze ravaging Napa County, California
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Ear-piercing boom as lightning strikes apartment complex
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ABC 10News Pinpoint Weather with Meteorologist Megan Parry
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Hennessey fire triggers evacuations in Napa County, California
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Forked lightning bolt caught on camera in Wales
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'One in a million' moment bolt of lightning strikes curvature of rainbow
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Man Sent Screaming as Lightning Strikes Right by House
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Lightning Starts Fires In Northern California Sunday
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Lightning Strikes Neighbor's Tree
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Lightning strikes Tokyo's Skytree Tower
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Terrified neighbour captures moment lightning strikes house in Wales
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Death toll from California wildfires increasesAt least five people have died as dozens of wildfires sparked by lightning strikes continue to burn in Northern California.
California wildfires: Lightning strikes spark new fires as state gripped by baking heatwaveNational Weather Service recorded temperatures of 112F (44C) in Woodland Hills on Saturday
Map shows where lightning strikes hit Scotland during night of thunderstormsThousands of Scots woke up to scenes of devastation as entire streets were flooded due to the adverse weather conditions.
Also reported by •Bishops Stortford Observer •Hertfordshire Mercury
Dramatic pictures of storm and lightning strikes over SomersetMore lightning and thunder is predicted to hit the county at various points today (August 13)
Also reported by •Blackmore Vale •Central Somerset Gazette •Cheddar Valley Gazette •Western Gazette •Shepton Mallet Journal •Wells Journal •Somerset Guardian •Frome Standard
Wales weather: Moment lightning strikes house filmed by neighbourDonna Tizzard in Wrexham was filming Wednesday night's storm through her window when she caught the moment on camera.
Also reported by •BBC Local News
Chance of deep water and lightning strikes in county tonightAN AMBER weather warning has been issued by the Met Office for Herefordshire tonight. The weather warning is in place between 5.40pm and 9pm.
Thunderstorm warning extended as 'red lightning' strikes nearbyNearby counties have been barraged by lightning and torrential rain
Also reported by •Lincolnshire Echo •East Lindsey Target •Sleaford Target •Retford Times
Moment huge bolt of lightning strikes home in WalesFire crews were called out after the bolt hit a house during a thunderstorm
50,000 lightning strikes in 24 hours as temperatures in Wales soar over 30°CIt is going to be another 'very hot day' with the threat of thunderstorms
Wales thunderstorms bring power cuts and flash floodingBBC Local News: North West Wales -- Streets have been flooded in Aberystwyth and New Quay sees over 100 lightning strikes in an hour.
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Power cuts and flash flooding in parts of WalesStreets have been flooded in Aberystwyth and New Quay sees over 100 lightning strikes in an hour.
Scots faces flash floods and lightning strikes as severe thunderstorms to hitThe Met Office has issued a Yellow weather warning with three days of thunderstorms predicted starting from Monday.
Four days of thunder and lightning forecast for WalesThe Met Office is warning of flash flooding, lightning strikes and large hail
Met Office issues three-day yellow weather warning for thunderstorms'There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater, lightning strikes and large hail'
Also reported by •Wales Online
Arsenal 2017 FA Cup final heroes and what happened to team that beat ChelseaArsenal will be hoping lightning strikes twice after their 2-1 FA Cup final win over Chelsea in 2017, with the two sides set to meet at Wembley in the showpiece again this season
Lightning strikes hit Wales after hot weatherDramatic storms across Wales are captured on camera.
'Spectacular' lightning storm lights up Isle of Man skyBBC Local News: Isle of Man -- Numerous lightning strikes, which lasted all of Thursday night, lit up the island's sky.
Lightning strikes kill more than 100 as monsoon storms batter IndiaState suffers worst death toll in years, according to official
Flooding 'could happen quickly' as Wales storms forecastSome buildings could be damaged by floodwater, lightning strikes and wind, forecasters say.
Lightning strikes Brighton during Sussex thunderstormTHUNDER rumbled through the skies of Sussex in the early hours of this morning.
Also reported by •Cornish Guardian •West Briton •The Cornishman
Lightning strikes in North Devon as thunderstorms set to arrive - updatesA Met Office weather warning comes into force at 4pm
Also reported by •Exeter Express and Echo •Torquay Herald Express •Tiverton Mid Devon Gazette •Cornish Guardian •West Briton •The Cornishman
Temperatures reach a scorching 30C before midday but thunderstorms forecastScorching temperatures saw the mercury rise to 30 in parts of the UK before midday but thunderstorms are expected to bring downpours and lightning strikes to the western half of the country.
Thunderstorm warning for Surrey as Met Office says lightning strikes and flooding could hit anywhereSurrey weather forecast predicts 30C heat but thunderstorms could break out at any time
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The maps showing where all the lightning strikes were in WalesMuch of Wales saw thunderstorms on Wednesday evening
LIVE: Homes suffer lightning strikes and flooding amid second stormMore bad weather is on its way