Amazing Photos Capture Rare Lightning Storm Over San Francisco

A series of unusual nighttime thunderstorms lit up the skies of Northern California on Monday night, and photographers across the area captured the stunning show.

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Lightning could be seen from AT&T Park while the Giants played.

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Lightening at the Giants game. #sfgiants

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Lightening at the Giants game. #sfgiants

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Lightning could be seen mixing with a layer of fog in the Bernal Heights neighborhood.

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But despite all the storms in the sky, very little rain actually fell.

Despite all of the storms, 0.12" in #Sunnyvale is the highest rainfall report from this evening. #bayareawx

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Despite all of the storms, 0.12" in #Sunnyvale is the highest rainfall report from this evening. #bayareawx

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Jon Passantino is a deputy news director for BuzzFeed News and is based in Los Angeles.

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