Posts tagged Weather

The Golden Gate Bridge is a thing of beauty, even if you can only see it through the fog.
(Photo: Jared Ropelato, Your Take)

The Golden Gate Bridge is a thing of beauty, even if you can only see it through the fog.

(Photo: Jared Ropelato, Your Take)

This lightning was no joke in Chicago during a late June thunderstorm.
(Photo: Barry Butler, Your Take)

This lightning was no joke in Chicago during a late June thunderstorm.

(Photo: Barry Butler, Your Take)

Heat is the most deadly weather situation.

Heat is the most deadly weather situation.

Winter sun down under: After months of cold weather, the clouds finally broke last weekend in St. Andrews, Australia. (Photo: Matt Lawson, Your Take)

Winter sun down under: After months of cold weather, the clouds finally broke last weekend in St. Andrews, Australia. (Photo: Matt Lawson, Your Take)

Lightning flashes over Denver during a severe thunderstorm Monday evening. (Photo: Trevor Hughes, Your Take)

Lightning flashes over Denver during a severe thunderstorm Monday evening. (Photo: Trevor Hughes, Your Take)

This may or may not shock you: more than 30% of all lightning deaths take place in July alone, according to the National Weather Service, making it the peak month for fatalities. 

(Photo: Daniel Brenner, AP)

This may or may not shock you: more than 30% of all lightning deaths take place in July alone, according to the National Weather Service, making it the peak month for fatalities. 

(Photo: Daniel Brenner, AP)

A strong thunderstorm rolled through New York City last night, bringing an ominous and spectacular display of lightning.(Photo by Timothy A. Clary, AFP/Getty Images)

A strong thunderstorm rolled through New York City last night, bringing an ominous and spectacular display of lightning.

(Photo by Timothy A. Clary, AFP/Getty Images)

Shout-out to University of Georgia geography and atmospheric science professor Marshall Shepherd for his help breaking down with this information. He is also a member of NASA’s Precipitation Science Team, which is an awesome team name.

Shout-out to University of Georgia geography and atmospheric science professor Marshall Shepherd for his help breaking down with this information. He is also a member of NASA’s Precipitation Science Team, which is an awesome team name.

The death toll has reached 31 from the severe storms stretching across the South and Midwest. The massive, slow-moving system has not yet released its grip. 

The death toll has reached 31 from the severe storms stretching across the South and Midwest. The massive, slow-moving system has not yet released its grip