Video Captures Lightning Flashes Above Church in New Hampshire

Residents in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, were treated to a stunning lightning show during the night of July 21.

Robert Wright recorded a slow-motion video of lightning bolts crawling above the North Church. “It was such a pleasant surprise,” Wright told Storyful.

A Local Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning and forecasted possible quarter-sized hail and wind gusts of 60mph on July 21. Credit: Robert Wright via Storyful