Maui had the pleasure of catching a very rare lightning storm on 2-23-11. What made it rare, for Maui, was the fact that it wasn't raining, allowing photographers like me to go out and photograph the event. Here's a bit of what you missed:
Lightning over Maui's majestic Haleakala
Wailuku Heights view
A flight I'm glad I wasn't on
A view of Maui's North shore horizon, from Kihei
The West Maui Mountains
Photos by Brendan M Smith
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