Who needs an alarm clock? Mother Nature provided all the jarring sounds we needed as a raucous thunderstorm moved through the Puget Sound area.
Here are some videos and photographs of the big storm.
First, a good shot of lightning off West Seattle:
Time lapse video of the morning's weather taken from the University of Washington Atmospheric Sciences Building.
And here is what it looked like on radar:
Standing water on 4th and Jackson in SoDo:
Tweets and photos from the storm into our Twitter feeds. What a crazy morning!