Lightning strikes a tree on the Tex Consolver Golf Course in southwest Wichita on Thursday evening. The image was captured by a camera at the National Weather Service office across the street.
Lightning strikes a tree on the Tex Consolver Golf Course in southwest Wichita on Thursday evening. The image was captured by a camera at the National Weather Service office across the street. National Weather Service Courtesy photo
Lightning strikes a tree on the Tex Consolver Golf Course in southwest Wichita on Thursday evening. The image was captured by a camera at the National Weather Service office across the street. National Weather Service Courtesy photo
Finger on the Weather

Finger on the Weather

Stan Finger has covered Kansas weather for 25 years. Now he's blogging about it.

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