Alternate title: Lightning Strikes and Storms - A Pictures and Images Photo Gallery - Weather Images
Alternate title: Public Domain, Free Lightning Strikes and Storms Pictures, Photos, and Images.
Top 10 Lightning Strikes Pictures
These free, public domain weather lightning pictures, photos, and images of strikes and storms are from various government archives. As such, they usually don't show up in your average search engine results. It is hoped you enjoy them. Clicking on a picture provides additional options. As it turns out, we ended up with 15 photos instead of the usual 10. Sorry about that.
Feel free to use these lightning photos as wallpaper, background images, etc. or to collect on Pinterest and WeHeartIt. Images can also be cropped and used as avatars.
A lone lightning strike from a National Park Service webcam.
Horizontal lightning and a rainbow
Colorado lightning storm.
A Virginia thunderstorm and lightning.
NASA did not say where or when this lightning storm is from.
Lightning versus the space shuttle. It missed.
This lightning strike is from Hurricane Hugo in 1989.
Simultaneous tornado and lightning strike.
An unlucky tree indeed...
Dual lightning strike in Florida.
A lightning storm just walking along...
Simultaneous volcano eruption and lightning storm.
This lighting strike picture / image is from NOAA News. Clicking the source URL takes you to a page on safety tips.
A lightning storm indeed.
According to NOAA, there are an average of 51 deaths per year in the US from lighting strikes. May all your lightning strikes be misses.