Lightning flashes during a thunderstorm over Havana, Cuba
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Lightning from a severe storm fills the sky behind a grain elevator in Belvue, Kansas
Lightning strikes during an evening thunderstorm in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince
Lightning strikes during a thunderstorm in Las Vegas, Nevada. The monsoon storm dropped heavy rain and hail in parts of the valley causing street flooding and power outages
A lightning storm hits Blyth on the Northumberland coast early this morning, as thunderstorms and heavy downpours heralded cooler temperatures across the country following the hottest July day on record
Mass lightning bolts light up night skies by the Daggett airport from monsoon storms passing over the high deserts early Wednesday, north of Barstow, California
The evening sky in Schwangau, southern Germany, is illuminated by lightning during thunderstorms
Lightning strikes delay the start of play before the round 21 A-League match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Melbourne City FC at Pirtek Stadium on Wednesday in Sydney, Australia
A flash of lighting lights up the sky above the “Baie des Anges” in Nice, southeastern France
A monsoon lightning storm strikes over the Mandalay Bay Resorts and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Monsoon storms are forecast for the rest of the week in Nevada and neighbouring Arizona.
A streak of lightning is seen above the skyline of Nanning during a thunderstorm in Guangxi Zhuang, China
Lightning streaks across the sky of Montevideo, over the Legislative Palace, seat of the government in Uruguay, during a thunderstorm
Lightning is seen above buildings during a storm in central Shanghai on Wednesday evening
Lightning strikes in central London behind the London Eye, which is coloured red, white and blue to mark the birth of a baby boy to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary’s Hospital on Monday