Severe storm approaching Malta (photos) – November 1, 2013

Severe thunderstorms hit the island of Malta causing excessive precipitation and flash flooding. Local photographers caught the shelf cloud on the approaching thunderstorm. Malta was part of SLGT risk area of DAY 1 Outlook for 1/11/2013 and TSTM+ risk area of DAY 1 Outlook for 2/11/2013.

Shelf cloud on the approaching thunderstorm on Malta. Source:

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