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.
Top 10 Weather Photographs: December 2015 "Racing the Storm" – Another "Texas Rage". Had to drive out of this storm, after being "In the Cage" for almost hr, and look back to snap a "thank you for the run" image here