As you’ll be able to see within the video participant above, a few of the clips have been slowed down so you’ll be able to see the bolts.
Many individuals across the area have been woken up by the thunder and are staying as much as watch the lightning.
This uncommon thunderstorm got here because the Bay Space continues to expertise intense, record-breaking warmth — much like the scorching circumstances in Southern California. Rolling energy outages are impacting lots of of 1000’s throughout the state.
Lightning strikes began Saturday in San Luis Obispo, transferring up in a single day. There’s moisture related to this, not simply dry lightning.
In keeping with CAL FIRE, there have been many fires sparked by lightning strikes. And the storm triggered energy outages as nicely.
At one level early Sunday morning, greater than 200 lightning strikes occurred in lower than 30 minutes throughout the Bay Space. Winds near 50 miles per hour have been seen as storms rolled via.
Suggestions for staying secure throughout a warmth wave because the temperature rises
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