Severe Storms Treat Tennessee Neighborhood to Early Morning Lightning Show

Tennesseans were awoken early Saturday morning, March 27, to flashing lightning and loud thunder as severe thunderstorms threatened the area with high winds and hail, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.

Kyla Awalt captured a vivid lightning strike near her home in Gallatin, northwest of Nashville, around 7:20 am Saturday.

The NWS said the threat for severe weather and flooding would continue through Saturday evening as “multiple rounds of storms” passed through the region. Credit: Kyla Awalt via Storyful