Nighttime fireworks treat

Summer thunderstorms in west central Florida are an every day event. However nighttime storms, after the sun’s energy is removed to power them, are rare.

 

With a blocking high pressure area over the Gulf of Mexico recently, the East to West winds that normally blow over Florida during the summer were absent – giving a dry period. The removal of this high, and the heavily laden moist air resulted in this beautiful nighttime fireworks treat.

Image by Ron Dean

About these ads

Posted on July 5, 2011, in Lightning and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 10 Comments.

  1. I gotta admit, this was just a lucky shot. I was using a simple point-and-shoot camera, and was intending to take a picture of inter-cloud lightning illumination. I just happened to catch these bolts. I won’t complain about the results tho’

  2. Nice shot Ron.

  3. Hi there just wanted to give you a quick heads up.
    The words in your post seem to be running off the screen in Ie.
    I’m not sure if this is a formatting issue or something to do with browser compatibility but I thought I’d post to let you know.

    The design look great though! Hope you get the problem solved soon.
    Thanks

  4. My brother recommended I might like this blog. He was entirely right.
    This post actually made my day. You can not imagine simply how much time I had spent for this information!
    Thanks!

  5. Thanks for every other informative website. The place else could I get that kind of information written in such an ideal
    approach? I’ve a challenge that I am simply now operating on, and I have been on the look out for such info.

  6. I used to be suggested this web site through my cousin.
    I’m no longer sure whether this put up is written through him as nobody else recognize such distinctive approximately my difficulty. You are amazing! Thank you!

  7. If you are going for finest contents like me,
    simply go to see this site everyday as it gives feature contents, thanks

  8. christina mitchell

    who wouldl do something that is the most cowardest thing to shoot fire works into the air

  9. This piece oof writing will assist the internet
    people for setting up new weblog or even a weblog from start
    to end.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: