The mammoth body of water—it would be South America’s biggest lake if not for a tiny inlet—is the perfect place for lightning strikes, with storms almost nightly. Washington’s largest snowstorm on record began during the evening of Jan. 27, 1922. In 2005, Graham Duck returned to his home in Loftus to find that his house had been struck by lightning during a storm that ravaged part of northern England. A rare lightning storm crackles over Mitchell’s Cove in Santa Cruz. Lightning strikes during a thunderstorm on July 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The snow did not stop until the morning of Jan. 29, piling up to a depth of 28 inches, a single-storm … In fact, the hurricane is the deadliest category 2 storm in history and was "an example of the worst possible outcome from a category 2 storm," according to the Encyclopedia of Disasters. Lightning killed More than 300 wild reindeer in central Norway in August 2016. ... the SCU Complex fire in the East Bay region is the third-largest. The Norwegian Environment Agency released eerie images showing a jumble of reindeer carcasses scattered across a small area on the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. The agency says 323 animals were killed, including 70 calves, in a lightning storm.