Storm Clouds Lit Up by Lightning Above Austin

Strong thunderstorms hit Austin and surrounding areas in Texas on June 2, bringing heavy rain, gusty winds, and hail, the National Weather Service said.

This footage was captured by Austin resident Aleks Kreslins. He shared it on Twitter with the caption, “Some sweet lightning we had in Austin Tx last night.”

A Hazardous Weather warning was in effect on June 3 for south-central Texas, with scattered showers and storms expected, some of which “could become strong,” producing gusty winds up to 50 mph and small hail. Credit: Aleks Kreslins via Storyful

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