Thunder and Lightning In Vernonia

ScuttlebuttTree-webMost of us won’t soon forget the incredible thunder and lightning storm that rocked the Vernonia region on Tuesday, August 12th.  Meteorologists reported thousands of cloud-to-ground lightning strikes in just one hour.  Vernonian Mike Easlon found this 100 foot tree just off  Rose Avenue which was split right down the middle, a result of one of those lightning strikes.