Thunderstorms brought dark clouds and vivid lightning to parts of Oregon on Friday May 19, footage shows.
Videos posted to Twitter by @SwooshMcDuck show lightning forking through the sky in Sunriver, southeast of Portland.
The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement for Deschutes County, alerting residents of the possibility of 40 mph winds and small hail.
Severe weather would also be possible on Saturday, the weather service said. Credit: @SwooshMcDuck via Storyful