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Lets Talk Lightning

Monday, 20 June 2011 Category Uncategorized
1.) Some people think lightning never strikes the same place twice. However, lightning often strikes the same place twice, especially if it's a tall, pointed object. Reportedly, the Empire State Building is struck nearly 25 times a year.

2.) It is also believed that lightning only poses a threat when it is cloudy or raining. The truth is lightning often strikes more than three miles outside of a storm and has been known to travel as far as 10-15- miles before striking the ground.

3.) Many people are confused by the term "heat lightning" and think it occurs as the result of a very hot summer day. The term "heat lightning" is used to describe lightning from a thunderstorm too far away to be heard. (Source: Servpro Restoration Newsline-Volume 22, Issue 5)
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