Top 10 Weather Photographs: 7/31/2015 "Lightning Strikes the South Dakota Landscape"

The top 10 weather photographs shared in the Mr Twister
Weather Snapshot group on July 29th 2015

 


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#1 Cody Lere (252 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Cody" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/codylere?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Lightning NE of Rapid City, SD

Lightning NE of Rapid City, SD

#2 Jeff Wallace (188 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Jeff" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/jeffrey.wallace?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Looking SW at shelf cloud and pump jacks July 3, 8:21pm Near Rimbey, Ponoka Co., Alberta — in Rimbey, Alberta.

Looking SW at shelf cloud and pump jacks July 3, 8:21pm Near Rimbey, Ponoka Co., Alberta — in Rimbey, Alberta.

#3 Laura Hedien (170 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Laura" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/lhedien?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] -May 28, 2013 Bennington KS tornado...... stayed in place and danced about for an hour or so.  Thanks for looking.

May 28, 2013 Bennington KS tornado...... stayed in place and danced about for an hour or so.  Thanks for looking.

#4 Dale Kaminski (156 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Dale" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/dale.kaminski.75?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Stacked Nebraska Lightning... 07.23.15 North of Alma Nebraska 30 Frames 30 second exposures

Stacked Nebraska Lightning... 07.23.15 North of Alma Nebraska 30 Frames 30 second exposures

#5 Gene Moore (142 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Gene" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/gene.moore.31?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Unusual structured bolt strikes my neighbor's back yard during a rainstorm.

Unusual structured bolt strikes my neighbor's back yard during a rainstorm.

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#6 Kyle Peddle (136 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Kyle" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/kyle.peddle.16?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Well it isn't much but here is a shot from Mondays maintoba chase. This was a rapidly rotating wall cloud just NE of Gainsborough SK

Well it isn't much but here is a shot from Mondays maintoba chase. This was a rapidly rotating wall cloud just NE of Gainsborough SK

#7 Jonas Piontek (129 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Jonas" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/Gewitterjagd" align="left" target="_blank"] This is one of my favourite shots from the Catatumbo Tour later this July - A big Positive strike out of the blue hits right in front of me and a bat crosses the shot just in this split second, the lightning hits.. I mean - What are the Chances..

This is one of my favourite shots from the Catatumbo Tour later this July - A big Positive strike out of the blue hits right in front of me and a bat crosses the shot just in this split second, the lightning hits.. I mean - What are the Chances..

#8 Nicolas Lessard (115 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Nicolas" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/Nicklas.Lessard?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Shy Supercell giving birth of a rainbow instead of a tornado

Shy Supercell giving birth of a rainbow instead of a tornado

#9 Stephen Levine (112 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Stephen" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/stephen.levine.16?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Another wonderful capture from my lovely lightning intercept, June 4th in Kansas.

Another wonderful capture from my lovely lightning intercept, June 4th in Kansas.

#10 Adam Ross (106 Likes)

[small_button text="Follow Adam" title="Cool Button" url="https://www.facebook.com/adam.ross.5688?fref=photo" align="left" target="_blank"] Galactic Forest, Crags campground Colorado 7/22/15

Galactic Forest, Crags campground Colorado 7/22/15

 


 

 Rising Stars

David Patterson

Tornado warned storm last monday near Zalma MO.

Tornado warned storm last monday near Zalma MO.

Karla Dorman

Today's post: No storms, let alone clouds to shoot, so I'll share the Waxing Gibbous moon (97% of full) over Burleson, Texas instead. 7-29-15. (Image © Karla Dorman; sharpened; copyright and watermark added.)

Today's post: No storms, let alone clouds to shoot, so I'll share the Waxing Gibbous moon (97% of full) over Burleson, Texas instead. 7-29-15. (Image © Karla Dorman; sharpened; copyright and watermark added.)

Elaine Embree

Waxing gibbous moon, about 95% full tonight.

Waxing gibbous moon, about 95% full tonight.

Marius Thomas

The picture shows a Big Storm with the sunset light, which let the Mammatus clouds glow in bright yellow-orange light

The picture shows a Big Storm with the sunset light, which let the Mammatus clouds glow in bright yellow-orange light

Craig Birnie

One of the many great shots of mammatus I got a couple nights ago

One of the many great shots of mammatus I got a couple nights ago

Congrats Everyone!