Posts Tagged ‘lightning’

Building Fire This AM at People’s Cafe and TRUE Clothing on Haight – They’ll be Shut Down for a While

Thursday, August 11th, 2011

Get all the deets on this morning’s 5:00 AM structure fire at The People’s Cafe and True in the Upper Haight.

Let’s see here, the aftermath: You’ve got a Honda Accord (see the firefighters gingerly lifting a big old hose off of it (sorry about that, Chief) so the driver can escape the scene?), a noticeably perky news lady, a news producer, a witness/interested party, and a big old firetruck all in front of TRUE and the People’s Cafe during Yet Another Foggy Morning in the Upper Haight, just as you might expect:

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Thanks once again, Guardians of the City. See you at Costco and Lucky!

This shot came from the side of a ladder truck parked on Fulton:

And area LEAs too, love the Dead, it seems…

Spooky Electrical Storm Over San Francisco Tonight – Lightning and Thunder and Rain, Rain, Rain

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

There’s genuine lightning over San Francisco tonight.

Check out Trevor Pressman’s brand new 11-second video for proof.

First it was all like this:

Then it was all like this:

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And leave us not forget the hail:

Via AllisonWalksSF

And here’s another view, from Bluoz. Striking Bernal Hill:

And here’s KTVU’s effort, a nice shot of simultaneous strikes on our Bay Bridge, showing the Bravo and Delta Towers getting hit:

Via alienvenom

Stay safe!