A weather front that divided the nation Wednesday gave rise to atmospheric instability that spanned from the Northeast to the South and then back into the northern Rockies. The consequence? Dramatic cloud forms, vivid lightning, roping waterspouts, and vibrant rainbows that put on a show across the nation.
You won’t believe some of the photos:
Glacier National Park
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
New York, New York
The Statue of Liberty ft. Lightning pic.twitter.com/4aGcBFE1ij— ChristinaVeintimilla (@ChristinaVeinti) July 24, 2014
Amazing lightning capture over Portland, ME last night (courtesy Mike Leonard) pic.twitter.com/GfwI2A9Cx2— Keith Carson (@KeithCarson) July 24, 2014