Readers Lens: Severe Thunderstorm Lights Up the Sky Last Week
Shelley Mauss Sprouffske captured this photo of lightning over her Christmas tree farm in Rainier on Monday, May 15.
This lightning photo was captured by Julie Smith on Monday, May 15, at Sunset Beach in Clearwood.
Benjamin Masuoka took this photo just north of McIntosh Lake on Monday, May 15. His wife, Shannon, said, "It was like a portal opening above the treeline — the thunder was deafening."
Mike Souci, with South Sound Aerials and Photography, sent this photo of a gazebo in Rainier following a severe thunderstorm in the area on Monday, May 15.
This lightning shot was captured last week in Yelm by Rebecca Reeves.
This photo of the thunderstorm on Monday, May 15, was captured by Jenny Sponton in Yelm.
Darla Dalzin captured this lightning strike in Rainier during a thunderstorm on Monday, May 15.
This photo of lightning was taken by Mike Souci with South Sound Aerials and Photography on Monday, May 15.
Valerie Schwindt took this photo of lightning near Deschutes Falls on Monday, May 15.
Courtney Andren took this photo of lightning from her driveway on Monday, May 15.