'Unreal' Lightning Flashes Over Florida's Cocoa Beach

Continuous flashes of lightning lit up the night sky over eastern Florida, on Saturday, May 28.

Video recorded by David Tehrani near Cocoa Beach shows orange hued lightning flashing frequently in an otherwise pitch black night sky. Tehrani told Storyful the display was “truly one of the most spectacular weather events we have ever witnessed.”

The National Weather Service warned of frequent lightning strikes in the area on Saturday due to continued warm and humid weather. Credit: David Tehrani via Storyful

Video transcript


- Oh!

- Oh! I got that on video.

- Yeah, that's not heat lightning. This is like unreal! This is like nonstop.

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