Dramatic Lightning Flashes Over Jacksonville Skyline

Dramatic lightning illuminated the skyline of Jacksonville, Florida, on July 14.

This slow-motion video, recorded by Kenneth Anthony Knight Jr, shows intense lightning zap over the Southbank Riverwalk.

Knight told Storyful the worst of the storm had passed when he shot this footage at about nine o’clock in the evening. “The sky was really putting on a show,” he said.

The National Weather Service declared a special marine warning for the Jacksonville area on July 14. Credit: Kenneth Anthony Knight Jr. via Storyful

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