Drone Captures Eye-Popping Lightning and Shelf Cloud in Northern Michigan

Drone footage captured a remarkable shelf cloud, and the moment a bolt of lightning flashed from it, as a storm rolled through Traverse City, Michigan, on the morning of September 7.

This stunning footage, taken by photographer Jeff Simonis, shows a striped shelf cloud hanging over the northern Michigan city, as severe thunderstorms approached the area. Credit: Jeff Simonis via Storyful

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