Lightning Spiders Over Broken Hill Ahead of Stormy Weekend

The eastern states of Australia will face severe storms, damaging winds, hail, and flash flooding this weekend, according to local weather reports.

The Bureau of Meteorology of Australia forecasted a “multi-state thunderstorm outbreak” on October 21 on its Twitter account, stating that the storm will be peaking on Friday and Saturday with a focus on Queensland, New South Wales, and northeast Victoria.

In this video filmed by Aaron Carroll, lighting bolts spider across the Broken Hill sky on Thursday evening. Credit: Aaron Carroll via Storyful