Burning daylight—thought these were tornadoes, I think those are the burning oil wells in Kuwait during the Gulf War. Iraq set fire to more than 600 of them as they retreated from Kuwait during the Gulf War in 1991
Amazing supercell storm as twilight nears a York Nebraska truck stop on as it spits out lightning, June Only a half hour or so earlier this storm was producing a long-lived large tornado near Aurora Nebraska.
Super-cell Lightning, Snyder, Nebraska Under a super-cell thunderstorm, a "wall cloud" or "pedestal cloud" may form. This is frequently associated with tornadoes and micro-bursts. Here, a "cloud-to-ground" lightning bolt strikes from a wall cloud.
This funnel cloud touched down in Orchard, IA on June 10, 2008
A huge tornado funnel cloud touches down in Orchard, Iowa, at p. on June The Globe Gazette and Mitchell County Press News reported that Lori Mehmen of Orchard took the photo from outside her front door.