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Thunderstorm Rips Roof off Golf Club in New South Wales

A thunderstorm hit parts of coastal New South Wales, Australia, on February 18 causing widespread damage.

Ausgrid, the largest electricity distributor on Australia’s east coast, reported “widespread power outages & damage” across Sydney. Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology also warned of “flash flooding over the next several hours” in many coastal areas.

This video shows damage caused at a golf club in Terrey Hills. The torn up roof of a building at the Terrey Hills Par 3 Golf Club can be seen as lightning cracks in the sky. Credit: New South Wales Rural Fire Service via Storyful