Rare Electrical Thunderstorms Light up the Pacific Northwest

Rare Electrical Thunderstorms brought abundant lightning, heavy rains, and hail to the the pacific northwest.

Seattle, WA:

In the past three and a half hours over 1200 lightning strikes have been recorded in the Puget Sound region. As well, these storms brought heavy rains and even hail.

A flash flood watch was issued earlier for the threat of storms.

Currently several cities are experiencing localized urban flooding and power outages.

The University of Washington Huskies Football Game is currently delayed due to the severe weather.