Intense Lightning Across the State

Powerful storms lit up the skies on Wednesday night. Here are your photos.

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Amanda Raus, NBC Connecticut
Homeowners are cleaning up after damage. This home in Naugatuck suffered damage.
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Amanda Raus, NBC Connecticut
A Naugatuck family is cleaning up after a tree tore a hole in the roof.
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Bobbie Cooper
Storms like this spanned the state on Wednesday night.
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Danielle Civitillo, of Newington, used an iPhone to take photos between 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. This is looking southeast toward Wethersfield.
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Old Post Road is one of the 36 emergency scenes in Fairfield from Thursday night’s storm.
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That is lightning, although it looks like trees.
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Alan Gravelle, of Bristol, captured some dramatic images.
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Phil Cohen
Phil Cohen took this photo while sitting on his front porch in West Hartford.
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Kyleigh Panetta
Kyleigh Panetta took this picture around 10 p.m, in Plainville.
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Joseph Viener
A tree came down on a car on Wildwood Rd. in Simsbury. No one was hurt.
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Danielle Civitillo, of Newington, used an iPhone to take photos between 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. This is looking southeast toward Wethersfield.
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NBC Connecticut
A tree fell on this house on Green Valley Drive in Enfield Thursday.
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rob
Cell phone photo of the storm from a porch.
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Dakota Austin
Dakota Austin took this photo on the way home from Hartford. This was in Farmington or West Hartford.
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NBC Connecticut
A tree down near Four Mile Road in West Hartford.
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Rodney Roldan
Rodney Roldan took some photos of large hail after lightning for five minutes.
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mark fioravanti
This lightning photo is from Mark Fioravanti.
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Kristin Vacca
Kristin Vacca took this photo as the storm was passing over Newington.
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Frank Cabral
Frank Cabral captured lighting from his front window in Newington.
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Danielle Civitillo, of Newington, used an iPhone to take photos between 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. This is looking southeast toward Wethersfield.
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Trish Kadish took this photo.
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Stacey Jensen
A very ominous sky in Wallingford as Thursday's storm approached.
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A look at the storm clouds in Plainville.
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This is what the sky looked like when the storm front came through meriden.
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This is what the sky looked like when the storm front came through meriden.
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This is what the sky looked like when the storm front came through meriden.
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My neighbor's back yard after last night's storms and her front yard after today's.
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My neighbor's back yard after last night's storms and her front yard after today's.
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Mike
This was lightning over the CT river, taken from the Portland side
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Bill Regan
Big tree across Patriot Road in Southbury CT.
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One woman in the car, she is okay just shaken up.
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Teresa LaCroce
Another photo of our back yard in Newtown after tonight's storm.
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Teresa LaCroce
This is not where we left any of this stuff - my son Alex took the pics. We're in Newtown.
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Josh Nelson
After 300 shots I took with my camera on sport mode, I finally got an okay shot of the storm on 6/9/2011
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Colin dyson
Farmington CT, specifically Trotters Glen, was like a firework show! this was a crazy close strike of lightning!
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Ali Read
Took this from my Bay Window at 9:10 PM with my Sony a200 DSLR camera.
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Phil Cohen
Taken while sitting on my front porch, in West Hartford.
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