Well, I'd like to, but I have to tell you a story first.
It was a dark and stormy night...
Just kidding. I'm not entirely sure what you mean, Adam. Will you be describing the night, the storm, the rain, the clouds, or the darkness? Here's a suggestion for the night:
The darkness of the night could be matched only by the ferocity of the storm. The deafening claps of thunder always followed the unpredictable flashes of brilliant light that froze this chaos for a moment in the reddening eyes of Gerald Humperdinck.