It started with the the usual question to my husband, "Was that thunder?" After we stepped outside to peer up at the sky the answer was obvious. The rumble of thunder and the strikes of lightning were many before the rain actually hit. My phone lit up with warnings from the three sources I have that tell me of approaching inclement weather. We knew with the severity of the storm and
Was it a bad omen or a free light show? Whatever the cause, the couple in this video probably started having second thoughts when a big bolt of lightning struck right behind them during their beach side wedding in the Florida Keys.
The strike came hard and fast and freaked everyone out...
I have always been afraid of Lake Superior in the aspect that the weather can change so quickly. My heart goes out to this family and their friends. It appears they did exactly what I, or anyone would have done. They got off the lake and onto land at the end of Minnesota Point, near the Wisconsin entry, for safety. Only to be struck by lightning, all seven affected to some degree.