It was fun to see the some thunderstorms yesterday. I was outside watching the approaching lightning storm while waiting for the train. The rain drops were really large, and I got on the train just before it started to downpour!
CoCoRaHS show 082 inches of rain on the west side of the valley. I imagine this rain fell over a short period of time.
Last weekend I was up in the Sawtooth mountains and our first night we were treated with a good thunderstorm. Here's the video...
On the way home there was a lot of convection in central Idaho.