August 21st Lightning Storm

Published On: Oct 18 2009 12:41:10 PM PDT   Updated On: Oct 18 2009 12:42:32 PM PDT

A cluster of thunderstorms moved rapidly from east of the Cascade Mountains into Spokane and then continued into the Idaho Panhandle and Montana on August 21st. During the storm the National Weather Service reported there were 1,400 lightning strikes.