The storms (and associated lightning) are likely the result of the winds blowing
across the Maracaibo Lake and surrounding swampy plains. These air masses ...
Feb 8, 2011 ... Here, where the Catatumbo River empties into South America's largest lake, an "
everlasting lightning storm" rages continuously for up to 10 ...
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"Catatumbo lightning" refers to continuous (high frequency) lightning from a near-
daily thunderstorm complex that forms in the Lago de Maracaibo/Catatumbo ...
Dec 30, 2011 ... Each of the individual storms over the Catatumbo River are no different from
lightning storms everywhere else. But with the concentration on ...
Jul 2, 2014 ... Known as Relámpago del Catatumbo, or “the everlasting storm,” this ... Some say
that the Catatumbo lightning is unique because it does not ...