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Thunderstorms & Lightning | Ready.gov

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Other associated dangers of thunderstorms include tornadoes, strong winds, hail and flash flooding. Flash flooding is responsible for more fatalities – more than ...

Thunderstorms » Natural Disasters » All Hazards

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All thunderstorms are dangerous and can be associated with a number of hazards. Heavy rains can lead to flash flooding events – one of the primary causes of ...

Thunderstorm Safety - Weather Wiz Kids weather information for kids

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All thunderstorms produce lightning and are dangerous. If you hear the sound of thunder, then you are in danger from lightning. Lightning kills between 75 to ...

Thunderstorms - Fact Monster

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Thunderstorms happen in every state, and every thunderstorm has lightning. Lightning can strike people and buildings and is very dangerous. Thunderstorms  ...

Thunderstorm Hazards - (ALLSTAR) Network

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May 4, 2008 ... The dangers of flying in or close to a thunderstorm are: 1. Turbulence. Turbulence, associated with thunderstorms, can be extremely hazardous, ...

Severe Weather 101: Thunderstorm Basics

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Basic information about severe thunderstorms, from the NOAA National ... A warning can cover parts of counties or several counties in the path of danger.

How to Protect Yourself in a Thunderstorm (with Pictures)

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Four Parts:Taking Shelter and Staying SafeSurviving Thunderstorms ... If you find yourself caught in a lightning storm, the key to minimizing danger is to get ...

Flash Facts About Lightning - National Geographic News

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Positive lightning is particularly dangerous, because it frequently strikes away from the rain core, either ahead or behind the thunderstorm. It can strike as far as 5 ...

Severe Thunderstorm - The Disaster Center

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winds, hail, and tornadoes are also dangers associated with some thunder- storms. Thunderstorms ... What are severe thunderstorms, and what causes them ?

The dangers Thunderstorms have on Aviation

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Comprehensive list of all the dangers found near and inside the thunderstorm.

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How dangerous are thunderstorms? | MNN - Mother Nature Network

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Aug 7, 2014 ... If you don't take the necessary precautions, thunderstorms can be dangerous, mostly because they come with lightning. On average, lightning ...

Lightning Danger: What You Need to Know to Stay Safe

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Apr 15, 2015 ... Lightning danger will be on the rise over the coming weeks as thunderstorms become more widespread and people spend more time in the ...

Thunderstorm Safety Guide - USATODAY.com

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Thunderstorm safety guide. Thunderstorms can throw one of nature's most spectacular shows, but at the same time prove to be deadly. Dangers associated with ...