Thunderstorms Light Up Western Kansas Sky

Persistent thunderstorms almost doubled as Independence Day fireworks in Western Kansas in the early hours of Tuesday, July 5.

This timelapse footage captured by the National Weather Service’s office in Goodland, Kansas, shows lightning flashing across the sky as the sun rises.

According to Ronelle Williams, a meteorologist at a local news station, multiple regions of Kansas may be experiencing storms throughout the day. Credit: NWS Goodland via Storyful

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