Jason C. caught this east Texas lightning strike on camera in May, 2007. He said the same storm also produced some small hail.
Lightning strikes in Elyria, Ohio, on August 7, 2007. Lightning strikes may occur as far as 10 miles away from any rainfall. STATEWIDE - After a thunderstorm, if necessary: Call 911 for medical assistance as soon as possible. The following are things you should check when you attempt to give aid to a victim of lightning: BreathingMore >> Steps you can take before a storm.More >> What you can do if you are caught in a stormMore >>
Scientists say an extreme solar flare is blasting its way to Earth and could mess up some power grids, satellites and radio transmissions.More >> A strong solar flare is blasting its way to Earth, but the worst of its power looks like it will barely skim above the planet and not cause many problems.More >> For some, it may be hard to believe that nine years have passed since Hurricane Katrina made landfall and left major devastation in Louisiana and Mississippi. Most people will never forget where theyMore >> Friday marks nine years since Hurricane Katrina made landfall, causing major devastation in Louisiana and Mississippi.More >> Our August heat wave is now crossing into dangerous territory. Heat indices in some cases have exceeded 105. Peak heat indices of 105 to 108 are likely at least through Saturday, and even on Sunday, theMore >> Our August heat wave is now crossing into dangerous territory. Heat indices in some cases have exceeded 105.More >> The National Hurricane Center warns of an "increase in Internet hype" surrounding non-credible predictions popping up online. Earlier this week, a Facebook post went viral.More >> The National Hurricane Center warns about an "increase in Internet hype" with non-credible predictions popping up online.More >> Forecasters expected the storm to weaken over the next two days as it moves quickly out to sea.More >> Forecasters expected the storm to weaken over the next two days as it moves quickly out to sea.More >>