Lightning Strike

Oakland International Airport after a jet was struck by lightning on approach on March 31, 2014. (CBS)

Plane Struck By Lightning On Approach To Oakland International Airport

A flight arriving in Oakland Monday afternoon was struck by lightning in its approach to the Bay Area, but was undamaged and no one onboard was injured, an airline spokeswoman said.

03/31/2014

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Thunder Echoes Through Bay Area, Twitter Helps Track Storms

Thunderclaps echo through Bay Area, with Twitter helping track the storms. The Oakland A’s game is still on, but wet weather is likely to impact play.

03/31/2014

PG&E crews on the scene of a power outage.  (CBS)

Lightning Strikes Transformer In San Francisco, Causes Power Outage

The cause of a power outage that left 100 PG&E customers in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood without power Friday morning was a nearby lightning strike, a utility spokesman said.

11/09/2012

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