Incredible Supercell Thunderstorm Captured In This Stunning Time-lapse Video

Weather is a fascinating phenomenon, isn’t it? Just check out the incredible supercell thunderstorm that happened over Kansas.

 This time-lapse taken by Stephen Locke shows the supercell form over Kansas skies right before a climax of lightning, rain,  and clouds.

The average temperature of lightning is around 20000 °C (36000 °F) and the intense heat from lightning causes the surrounding air to rapidly expand and create a sonic wave that you hear as thunder.

What is happening inside the cloud is just as fascinating as what’s happening outside of the cloud. Check out the time-lapse below.

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