Thunderbolts and lightning

Lightning strikes

Lightning strikes

I haven’t been getting out and doing anything exciting this summer. Mostly concentrating on work and trying to complete a couple of programing projects before school starts again in the fall. (more about those once they get nearer to completion)

Even without leaving home though, I had an interesting occurrence, a thunderstorm complete with rain and lightning. This combined with a couple of other sprinkles of rain means this may be the most rain recorded for July in Bakersfield since 1989! Sadly still not enough to make a dent in the current drought situation (most of it evaporated immediately after since its hot here this time of year)

Made for some interesting photo ops though.

Cloud to air lightning

Cloud to air lightning

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