(Overnight storm)...It swept through the valley overnight.
It put on a spectacular show, but did not cause a lot of damage. The Imperial Irrigation District reported one major power outage. It was in the North Shore area, affecting Mecca and surrounding communities. The IID says at 3:43 in the morning the poower went out, affecting 954 customers. At last report, crews were working to restore the power. For everyone else, there was a light rain and 36 mile per hour winds, to go along with lightning and thunder. Bu 6:30 Tuesday morning clouds had begun moving out of the area. Clear skies are expected Tuesday night and Wednesday during the day. Clouds will begin moving back into the region Wednesday night, with a slight chance of showeers Thursday and Friday.