The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo32° Rain

Saturday

Hi38° Rain

Saturday Night

Lo37° Rain

Sunday

Hi46° Chance Rain

Sunday Night

Lo35° Slight Chc Rain

Monday

Hi42° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo33° Slight Chc Rain

Tuesday

Hi42° Chance Rain

Tuesday Night

Lo33° Slight Chc Rain

Wednesday

Hi38° Chance Rain

Century-old courthouse tree may survive lightning strike damage

Send to Kindle
Print This

WATERVILLE — A large Douglas fir tree next to the Douglas County Courthouse has a good chance of surviving a lightning strike Wednesday night, officials say.

The top of 110-foot tall tree was struck by lightning, taking out about a 3-inch wide slice of bark and wood from the top of the tree to the bottom.

View my optionsorSign in