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  1. See lightning strikes in real time across the planet. Free access to maps of former thunderstorms. By and contributors.
  2. Latest Lightning Strikes on Google Maps Future Radar Storm Chasers Live Storm Reports Rainfall Totals ⚡️ Live Street-level Lightning Map. When thunderstorms develop, remember to watch this page or our regional lightning maps to see live strikes near your area or anywhere around the nation.
  3. When lightning strikes a tree or other object, much of the energy travels outward from the strike in and along the ground surface. This is known as the ground current. Anyone outside near a lightning strike is potentially a victim of ground current. In addition, ground current can travels in garage floors with conductive materials.
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  5. Positive lightning can stretch across the sky and strike "out of the blue" more than 10 miles from the storm cloud where it was born. The Impact of a Lightning Strike Lightning is not only.
  6. Aug 21,  · lightning, NWS, North Platte, thunderstorm. These graphics are updated daily around AM. Mouse-over each day to view the Hour Cumulative Lightning Strike Map.
  7. Jul 11,  · Positive lightning is less common than negative lightning, and on average makes up less than 5% of all lightning strikes. [43] A bolt from the blue lightning strike which appears to initiate from the clear, but turbulent sky above the anvil cloud and drive .
  8. Aug 10,  · Lightning typically strikes tall objects such as trees and skyscrapers because their tops are closer to the base of the storm cloud, according to the National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL). Author: Travis Fedschun.

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