Last updated 8/14/2019 at 8:21pm
Fire created thunder and lightening
Scientists flew through the clouds created by the Williams Flats Fire last week to study the first incidence of a "pyrocumulonimbus" cloud in continental United States this year.
The flight was one of the first ever to record data from inside such a cloud.
A Seattle Times story about it is here: https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/environment/washington...