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Photos: Aftermath Of Sydney’s Severe Storm

Lightning hit the iconic Sydney Tower in the heart of the city 'creating a shower of sparks and plunging the tower into darkness'

Lightning hit the iconic Sydney Tower in the heart of the city ‘creating a shower of sparks and plunging the tower into darkness.’

Severe storm that tore through Sydney on Tuesday night caused flooding in some part of the city.

The storm brought strong wind that were near the top end of a category 2 cyclone.

The Sunday Morning Herald reported that waves off Sydney also reached heights “in excess of eight metres” on Wednesday morning.

Fascinating Photos Of Abandoned Places

Victorian-style tree house, Florida, USA. [ANNA I]

Victorian-style tree house, Florida, USA.
[ANNA I]

Turquoise Canal, Venice, Italy. [Coffee in Europe/Tumblr]

Turquoise Canal, Venice, Italy.
[Coffee in Europe/Tumblr]

Shipwrecks in a sandbar, Bermuda Triangle. [moroz2000.livejournal.com]

Shipwrecks in a sandbar, Bermuda Triangle.
[moroz2000.livejournal.com]

Floating forest, Sydney, Australia [paradisepin.com] Abandoned Jetty. [FormattHitech] Abandoned wooden house, Russia.  [Twitter] Abandoned mining track, Taiwan. [imgur] Blue spiral staircase in a European castle. [Matthias Haker] Boathouse, Obersee Lake, Germany. [Passions for Life] Moonhole of Bequia – Exotic Abandoned Home Cut Out Of Island Rock. [Twitter] Chemin de fer de Petite Ceinture, France [Distractify] Church in St. Etienne, France. [kulfoto.com] Church in the snow, Canada. [videisimo] Church steeple peeking out of a frozen lake, Reschen, Italy. [Twitter] Victorian-style greenhouse, England.  [Twitter] Little Belt Railway, France [Distractify] Poveglia Island, Italy. [Poveglia Foundation]

Floating forest, Sydney, Australia
[paradisepin.com]
Abandoned Jetty.
[FormattHitech]
Abandoned wooden house, Russia.
[Twitter]
Abandoned mining track, Taiwan.
[imgur]
Blue spiral staircase in a European castle.
[Matthias Haker]
Boathouse, Obersee Lake, Germany.
[Passions for Life]
Moonhole of Bequia – Exotic Abandoned Home Cut Out Of Island Rock.
[Twitter]
Chemin de fer de Petite Ceinture, France
[Distractify]
Church in St. Etienne, France.
[kulfoto.com]
Church in the snow, Canada.
[videisimo]
Church steeple peeking out of a frozen lake, Reschen, Italy.
[Twitter]
Victorian-style greenhouse, England.
[Twitter]
Little Belt Railway, France
[Distractify]
Poveglia Island, Italy.
[Poveglia Foundation]

Moonhole of Bequia – Exotic Abandoned Home Cut Out Of Island Rock. [Twitter]

Moonhole of Bequia – Exotic Abandoned Home Cut Out Of Island Rock.
[Twitter]

Boathouse, Obersee Lake, Germany. [Passions for Life]

Boathouse, Obersee Lake, Germany.
[Passions for Life]

Floating forest, Sydney, Australia [paradisepin.com]

Floating forest, Sydney, Australia
[paradisepin.com]

#SydneyStorms: Dramatic Photos Of March 5 Sydney Thunderstorm

An ominous storm cloud hovers above swimmers near Mollymook Beach, south of Sydney. The storm generated heavy rain and high gusts of wind. (REUTERS/David Gray)

An ominous storm cloud hovers above swimmers near Mollymook Beach, south of Sydney. The storm generated heavy rain and high gusts of wind. (REUTERS/David Gray)

A powerful thunderstorm rolled into Sydney on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.

The ominous clouds sparked the hashtag #SydneyStorms on Twitters.

Photographers captured stunning photos of the storm approaching the city.

The apocalyptic weather caused  travel delays and flash flooding in some areas.

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