A thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, a lightning storm, or a
thundershower, is a type of storm characterized by the presence of lightning and
Basic information about severe thunderstorms, from the NOAA National Severe
Thunderstorms What is a thunderstorm? A thunderstorm is a storm with lightning
and thunder. Its produced by a cumulonimbus cloud, usually producing gusty ...
All thunderstorms are dangerous. Every thunderstorm produces lightning. While
lightning fatalities have decreased over the past 30 years, lightning continues to ...
Thunderstorms. While thunder won't hurt you—lightning will! So it's important to
pay attention when you hear thunder. Thunderstorms happen in every state, and
A thunderstorm is considered severe if it produces hail at least 1 inch in diameter
or has wind gusts of at least 58 miles per hour. Every thunderstorm produces ...
In this educational animated movie about Science learn about clouds, storms,
rain, disasters, and weather.
What would you do if lighting struck close to you? Read a story about being in a
huge storm and think about what you would do.
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The action of warm air rising and cold air sinking (convection) plays a key role in
the formation of severe thunderstorms. If the warm surface air is forced to rise, ...