What a beautiful day - Everything about a thunderstorm is intensely saturated with anticipation and vibrancy; a good thunderstorm makes the whole world feel precarious and tingly and alive. It's gorgeous.
Skylight through the tin roof.oh man! Above bed oversized skylight- I would love looking up at the stars every night and the rain/thunderstorms would be amazing. add a remote-controlled shade for morning and it would be perfect.
Red sprites and blue jets are both atmospheric and electrical phenomena that take place in the upper atmosphere. They take place above normal lightning; Blue jets happen in cone shapes above thunderstorm clouds, and are not related to lightning.
Well, the descriptions of Smaug in The Hobbit, both the book and the movie adaptations, describe his coming as if a hurricane was descending upon them from the North.<<<I read it ironically on the birthday of Benedict Cumberbatch.
Downbursts, Macrobursts, Microbursts: Just as Damaging as Tornadoes
MAMMATUS clouds are most often associated with the anvil cloud & severe thunderstorms. They often extend from the base of a cumulonimbus but may also be found under altocumulus, altostratus, stratocumulus, & cirrus clouds as well as volcanic ash clouds^