Storm at Dusk

We had some storms that rolled through the St. Louis area last night. They did quite a bit of damage in the outlying areas with trees uprooted, some roofs damaged and power lines down in various areas.  The sky was a weird shade of yellow/orange and between rains, I got the drone out and flew it for a short while from my backyard.  The video didn’t come out as cool as it actually looked but it was still interesting with the lightning in the distance.

 

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A Storm Brewing

I was cutting my grass this afternoon and the sky was getting darker by the minute.  I was hoping I’d get the grass done before the rain started.  Once I saw that I was going to be able to finish the mowing I started thinking about how cool the sky would look from the drone, so I got it out and took a quick flight.  If you look carefully you can see lightning in the distance.  I had to bring it down a couple minutes earlier than I wanted to as I was getting high wind warnings.

 

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