Lightning Complex Fires: 35,000 Acres Burning Across 5 NorCal Counties, Zero ContainmentA series of lightning-caused fires in several Bay Area counties have been grouped together by Cal Fire’s Santa Clara Unit into what is now known as the SCU Lightning Complex fires.
Lightning, Thunder, Showers And Heatwave: NorCal Starts Week With Wild WeatherNorthern California woke up to intense weather early Monday morning - and not just extreme heat.
Lightning Sparks New Wildfires In CaliforniaA rare summer thunderstorm brought lightning that sparked several small blazes in Northern California on Sunday and stoked a huge forest fire that has forced hundreds of people from their homes north of Los Angeles.
Family Struck By Lighting In Central CaliforniaA father and his two young children were struck by lightning in Tulare County and lived to tell about it. They’re just grateful to be alive.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Sierra Nevada MountainsThe National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for West Central Alpine County, southeastern El Dorado County, northeastern Calaveras County, and northeastern Amador County.
Man Survives Getting Struck By Lightning Near Donner SummitExperts say, you have about a one in a million chance of getting struck by lightning, but hiking on a mountain top during an electrical storm increases those odds exponentially.
Lightning Puts On A Show Overnight In San Joaquin ValleyThe week is being sent off with a bit of a bang as thunderstorms roll through the region.
Woman Delivers Baby After Being Struck By LightningA woman who was struck by lightning while she was pregnant remains in intensive care at a Florida hospital where her newborn also is being treated.