Dramatic Timelapse Captures Cloud Dumping Rain on German Town

A photographer captured a dramatic timelapse of a cloud dumping rain on the southwest German town of Oberstenfeld on June 5.

The video, by Maximilian Ziegler, shows a curtain of rain sweeping the town, in Baden-Wurttemberg, as lightning flashes in the background.

Germany’s weather service reported rain of up to 100 litres per square meter had fallen in some parts of the country. Credit: Maximilian Ziegler via Storyful