Category Archives: Thunderstorms

Late Afternoon Thunderhead

A building thunderhead in late afternoon.

Photo Credit: Gary Boden

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Arizona Sunset and Lightning

Mountain biking the Apache Wash trail system during the monsoon season. Sunset in North Phoenix, Arizona . Notice the lightning bolt to the north. The temperature was a cool 104f (40c) with humidity in the mid 80% range.

Photo Credit: Steve Graber

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Rainbow Effect Below Thunderstorm

Got drenched by fast-moving thunderstorm headed east-northeast over North Park, Colorado (near Walden, 8100 ft elevation). We stopped as the storm rose over the Medicine Bow Mountains to the east and created this amazing chromatic display at near-ground level.

Never seen anything like it before of after.

Photo Credit: Geology Jim

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