We heard it here in Montpelier too (as we were leaving the Savoy's
showing of Pale Male-well worth seeing-but, due to city lights, we
did not see the lightning. Honestly, until I read this post I wrote
it off to "snow plows" but knew it to sound much more like lightning.
>It's not as spectacular here on the western edge of the state, but
>we've sure had rumbling and flashing. Very strange.
>On 2/5/2011 10:00 PM, paulagills tds.net wrote:
>>Ditto in Brookfield. Cloud to cloud, cloud to ground and heavy, heavy
>>sleet. I am sure our avain friends are huddled close to the trunk of a
>>softwood at the moment--at least I hope so. This is the most spectacular
>>winter weather event I have ever witnessed!
>>On Sat, Feb 5, 2011 at 9:48 PM, Patti Haynes<[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>I know this is not bird related, but weather affects birds. We are having a
>>>HUGE snow lightning storm here in the Mad River Valley at 9:45 pm. 5
>>>so far! The sound is echoing more than in the summer! What must the birds