Slow-Motion Footage Captures Intense Lightning as Storms Move Across North Texas

Thunderstorms moved across the Texas panhandle on August 5, bringing heavy rain and intense bouts of lightning to several counties within the area.

Videographer Marcus Diaz captured slow-motion footage of forks of lightning just outside of Amarillo, Texas, showing several of the strikes as they lit up the night sky.

The National Weather Service said there was a possibility of more storms forming in the area on August 6, which would be accompanied by rain, lightning, and strong winds. Credit: Marcus Diaz via Storyful