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LAKE MEAD, NEV. -- WEDNESDAY, JULY 1, 2015: Lightning and rainbow form over Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Nevada Wednesday, July 1, 2015. The storm brought very little rain to the lake, which is at a historic low.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Schaben / Los Angeles Times

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Silvia Izquierdo / AP

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AXEL HEIMKEN / dpa

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