Photo detail

Lightning strikes have sparked fires throughout the Tonto National Forest in the face of the retreat of the August monsoon and a sweltering heatwave.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Monsoon falters; wildfires return

Too much lightning, not enough rain

Lightning strikes have sparked fires throughout the Tonto National Forest in the face of the retreat of the August monsoon and a sweltering heatwave.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Requires free registration

Posting comments requires a free account and verification.