Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now, originally uploaded by Shiny Things.

If I wanted gigantic storms, I’d have stayed in Singapore!

This was the scene at the corner of Flinders and Russell Streets, in the middle of the most ferocious storm to hit Melbourne in twenty years. Hail, lightning, and probably two inches of rain in ten minutes. (The road was under a foot of water by the time the rain calmed down.)