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Sierra Vista, Arizona

Sierra Vista, Arizona

Monsoon season brings much needed rain to replenish the water shed near Sierra Vista, Az. The Huachuca Mountains receive heavy rain and frequent lightning strikes, thus the nickname, "Thunder Mountain". The terrain in the area is rich in copper deposits, which attribute to the heightened electrical activity.