'Constant' Lightning Over Louisiana Captured by Plane Passenger

Strobing lightning illuminated a cloudy night sky above Louisiana, footage recorded from an airplane on May 21 shows.

Video recorded by Rachel Nutter captures lightning illuminating an ominous overcast sky as the plane she was on flew over Cotton Valley, Louisiana. The National Weather Service extended a severe thunderstorm watch along the Texas and Louisiana border that night.

“The lightning was constant for the entire time we were near the storms,” Nutter told Storyful. Credit: Rachel Nutter via Storyful

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