I am Hearing tales of Thinderstorms

I am hearing through Friends and family that many places are getting severe thunderstorms, and I mean severe enough that some people we know in the Tacoma Area has had there power knocked out with them describing Sideways rain.
Bu hear we have had neither of that, instead we have had a peaceful day.
It seems that our area for some odd reason doesn't get those storms. I guess our Micro-climate breaks them up and keeps them forming. even My Parents who live 10 miles from here get some Thunderstorms.

I have been hoping and praying for a good storm to capture with my HD Camera. But out of the 3 years of having it, we never got a lightning storm worth mentioning.

I would like to see one good thunderstorm dry enough where I can tape the lightning.

Ok I admit, We don't want a tornado, just a good storm will suffice .

This story is inappropriate and should be flagged for moderation. Please choose from one of the following options:

Add a comment

Name:

Comment: 250 Characters Left

KATU.com and its affiliated companies are not responsible for the content of comments posted or for anything arising out of use of the above comments or other interaction among the users. We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove or edit user-generated content at any time and for any or no reason in our absolute and sole discretion without prior notice, although we have no duty to do so or to monitor any Public Forum.