Lightning Strikes as Thunderstorm Rolls Over Minneapolis Area

Thunderstorms moved through the Twin Cities region of Minnesota on Wednesday, August 12, bringing gusty winds and heavy rain, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

This video shows repeated lightning strikes on Wednesday as storm clouds loom over Corcoran, west of Minneapolis.

The NWS said severe storms were forecast throughout the week, with a possibility of tornadoes, “damaging” winds, and “very large” hail on Friday. Credit: Jordan Meyer via Storyful

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