BLOG: Heavy storms produce wind and lightning damage

Data pix.

While Barry brews in the Gulf of Mexico, a cold front is sliding south from Tennessee, firing up heavy rain and thunderstorms along the way. Just before 2pm Thursday, a particularly electrical thunderstorm developed right on top of downtown Huntsville, producing plentiful lightning, power outages, heavy rain and causing damage.

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