When it comes to weather, and specifically extreme weather, making the wrong decision in real-time can come back to bite you, even turn you into a statistic if you're not careful. Here are some of the most popular summer weather myths you should absolutely avoid.
Robert Richie captured the unique moment just before lightning struck in Minoa, New York. The photo looks like there was a problem with developing (back when we use to do that) or a glitch in the phone it was taken on.
Doing yard work can be dangerous if lightning is around. This Georgia man was working in his yard when he was struck by lightning and literally knocked out of his boots. When he came to, his boots were still smoking from where the lightning hit. Yikes!
What are you supposed to do during a thunderstorm? Seek shelter, stay away from trees and windows and stay inside until the storm is over, right? This storm chaser in North Dakota was trying to shoot video of a big thunderstorm when he was hit by lightning.
Central New Yorkers have had their share of thunder and lightning lately. Seems like every day we have rain, thunder and lightning. Do you know how to stay safe when it's lightning? This week is Lightning Safety Week.