SAN MATEO (CBS SF) — Lightning strikes were reported in San Mateo and Santa Cruz counties Monday night, according to the National Weather Service.
Starting around 10:30 p.m. lightning strikes were reported near Pescadero and the Santa Cruz mountains.READ MORE: Fremont Buddhist Temple To File Civil Rights Lawsuit Against City, Alleges Discrimination
More than 11,000 strikes were reported around the Bay Area since 8 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.READ MORE: UPDATE: CHP Announce Arrest of Man Who Rode in Back Seat of Driverless Tesla Across Bay Bridge
KPIX 5 Meteorologist Lawrence Karnow said the lightning strikes could continue Tuesday, adding to already high fire danger.
Red flag warnings were in effect for the East Bay, and Santa Cruz mountains.MORE NEWS: California Drought: Recycled Water Investment Paying Off For North Marin Water District
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