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BLY, Ore. (AP) — Lower winds and better weather helped crews using bulldozers and helicopters battling the nation’s largest wildfire in southern Oregon while a Northern California wildfire crossed into Nevada, prompting evacuations as blazes burn across the West.

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You don’t have to be directly struck by lightning. There are other ways you can get hit, which is why you should never underestimate a thunderstorm.

The intensity of all the colors in lightning tends to saturate our eyes, leading us to perceive the color white.

In heat lightning you see the flash of light from the lightning, but you don’t hear the thunder the lightning produces.

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