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Summer Weather / Lightning #1026806

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 16, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The extreme heat and drought introduced; temperature map shown.

(Houston: Ryan Owens) A heat wave with lightning featured; scenes shown from withered corn fields, a house set fire by lightning and the site of a strike in Houston that killed two; details given about advice on how to avoid lightning. [Marda Angus Farm Terry QUAM†- says grasses have died.] [Lightning victim's cousin Ana RIVERA†, chief meteorologist Tim HELLER†- describe what happened in lightning.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) A "fire whirl" in Oregon shown.

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Owens, Ryan
Duration:
00:03:00

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