Storm lights up the sky

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 15 October 2015 at 12:00 am

Photos by Tom Rivers

ALBION – The First Presbyterian Church of Albion is lit up during lightning at about 7:30 p.m. today when thunderstorms with gusty winds and small hail hit the area.

The church, with its steeple reaching 175 feet high, is the tallest building in Orleans County. Swan Library is pictured at bottom during some of the lightning.

The courthouse has a pink tint in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This photo also shows the Orleans County Jail and the Presbyterian Church.

The National Weather Service says the temperature will take a big drop this weekend with a chance of snow.

Friday will have a high 54 and a low of 36. On Saturday, the temperature will only reach 43 with a low of 32, the Weather Service is forecasting. Sunday the high will be 41 with a low of 31 and chance for snow.