Epic Lightning Bolts Strike Downtown Los Angeles

Lightning streaked through the sky above Los Angeles on Monday evening, October 4, as the National Weather Service (NWS) warned of “frequent lightning” over the city.

This aerial footage, posted to Twitter by Andrew Kimmel, shows a vivid fork of lightning flashing above downtown Los Angeles.

According to the NWS, Los Angeles experienced “pretty active convection” on Monday. Credit: Andrew Kimmel via Storyful

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