WASHINGTON – Dozens of people in Greenbelt, Maryland were displaced from their apartments Tuesday night after a lightning strike sparked a fire. The fire started around 7:30 p.m. on Lakeside Drive at a two-story apartment…
Lightning downed a large tree limb in the backyard of a house on First Avenue in Silver Spring, just a couple of blocks from Georgia Avenue., Monday afternoon.
A storm hit the D.C. area on Monday. Check out some of the amazing photos from around the region.
The thunderstorms got pretty strong in parts of the WTOP listening area on Wednesday night.
Heavy rains, winds and lightning are hitting the entire WTOP area, but Montgomery County is getting hit particularly hard.
When lightning struck Al Perry\’s truck, he says he saw his life
flash before his eyes.
Torrential rains flooded the New York City area on Friday.
Anne Arundel County fire officials say two men were
severely injured by a possible lightning strike.
NOAA wants residents to brush up on their knowledge of lightning safety, considering June, July and August are peak months for lightning storms and lightning deaths.