VIDEO: Lightning surges across Bay Area as storms bring rain

Monday, September 11, 2017 08:47PM
Both viewers and ABC7 News reporters have sent in incredible video of rare lightning around the Bay Area.


SAN FRANCISCO - Live Doppler7 is tracking multiple thunderstorms across the Bay Area. It's an unstable situation so expect brief downpours and gusty winds this evening. Please head inside if you see lightning or hear thunder.

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This storm is a 1 on our Storm Impact Scale. A low-pressure system off the California coast is drawing up moisture and the sun has been destabilizing the atmosphere triggering the storms.
Lightning surges across Bay Area as storms bring rain

So far over 3,000 lightning strikes have been reported around the state!

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