[Pics] Flickr Spotlight #2 – 15 Images Of Extreme Weather

This week I decided to feature some of the best weather-related images found on Flickr. Not just rain or lightnings, but also sand storms, snowpocalypses, and other extreme weather related events.
You might not see your favorite weather-related picture here as im trying to bring you some original content from Flickr, but if you think i missed a picture - feel free to add a link in the comments! Enjoy.

Thunderhead
Storm clouds approaching - Czech Republic (Photo: Steve Coleman)


NYC Social: After The Spark
Lightnings over the MetLife Tower - New York City (Photo: Gene Han)


The George Washington Bridge, Hurricane Irene 2011
Hurricane Irene - George Washington Bridge, New York City (Photo: Steve Kelley)


Phoenix Dust Storm
Dust storm - Roosevelt, Phoenix, AZ (Photo: Daniel Bryant)


Third Strike
Lightning storm - Eva, Oklahoma (Photo: Matthew Granz)


Disgusting Truth !!!™ (Explored #11)
Rain storm from a different angle (Photo: Huseyn Fazyl)


The trail...................
Right after the blizzard - Brekkhus, Norway (Photo: Kenneth Rivenes)


Alone out in the rain.
Lightning storm hit Brisbane - Brisbane, Australia (Photo: Kane Gledhill)


Slow
Trying to "run" away from the storm - Mexico (Photo: Julio)



2 guys sitting on a bench during Hurricane Irene - West Haven, Connecticut (Photo: Christina Denton)


Dark clouds and lightning over NYC skyline
Lightnings over NYC skyline - New York City (Photo: John Sullivan)


Sydney Dust Storm
A view of a dust storm from under Sydney Harbour Bridge - Sydney, Australia (Photo: Aylett)


"Playground"
What used to be a playground before Hurricane Katrina hit - New Orleans (Photo: Craig)


Tornado in the Making
so much is happening in this storm picture - Alberta, Canada (Photo: Pat Kavanagh)


tornado in parker
The beauty of a Tornado in the open field - Paker, Colorado (Photo: Das Viking)


In case you missed my post from last week, My name is Noam (yeah, from The Stolen Scream) and I’m one of the latest addition to the Fstoppers team. Each week I’ll be bringing you some of the most interesting, amazing and unique photos from Flickr. If you have any theme suggestions, or even photos you think should be included in future stories – feel free to comment on the bottom, or write to me here – I will read each and every suggestion you have!

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Great post Noam! Amazing photos. The two guys on the bench is hilarious. : )

romain vernede's picture

first one is just "independance day the movie"s like!!!!

A great set of images. I got some great keepers from my first foray into lightning photography (flickr set at https://www.flickr.com/photos/paul-kelly/sets/72157608487972367/ ) and would LOVE to do far more but unfortunately we don't get many such storms in the UK :(

Pick your favorite? Pick your favorite??? eeemm .. the last 15 :-)... these are all gems in their own little way. Some just for the artsy way (snail: wow); Others have impressive (did I say impressive) cloud formations in it... I love cloud formations if they're not too much photoshop'd and still carry the "weight".

great set!!

Dust Storm is my fav.. I can only imagine the cleanup they have to do after.... OUCH.

Wow these shots are amazing!