Lightning is a sudden electrostatic discharge that occurs during an electrical
storm. ..... In some cases, a positive ground to cloud (GC) lightning flash may
originate from a positively charged reg...
First of all, to be vague, it comes from both but starts in the cloud. A combination
of air currents and moving ice and water particles in the cloud causes positive ...
Thunder's a wonder, but lightning is frightening. Meteorologist Al Peterlin ... Does
lightning come up from the ground or down from the sky? Al Peterlin: Both.
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Aug 25, 2009 ... Upward ground-to-cloud lightning super slow motion ... Hadeeth with his
companion Abu Hurairah that lightning comes and returns shorter ...
Lightning originates in the sky, but the part of the cloud-to-ground lightning visible
to the human eye comes from the positive electrical charge that responds to ...
Lightning forms when opposite charges between a cloud and the ground or
between two clouds develop. The charges have to be large enough to overcome
How does lightning form? Lightning is an electric current. To make this electric
current, first you need a cloud. When the ground is hot, it heats the air above it.
A: More lightning fatalities occur from current traveling across the ground than
from a direct strike. A lightning rod placed .... Q: Where does lightning come from?
Where the ice going down meets the water coming up, electrons are stripped off.
It's a little more ... How does the lightning "know" where to discharge—or strike?
Aug 19, 2004 ... Animated drawing of lightning coming from a cloud. Image above: How would
you explain lightning? Credit: ... How does this "electricity" form?