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Assessment
  A Distant Thunderstorm
Strike Age Color Key
Lightning Map
Storm Strength Color Key
Thundershowers Thunderstorms Strong Thunderstorms
Storm Cell Analysis
No Storms Detected Within 250 Miles.
Lightning Rates
Flash Rate:
3 /minute
Stroke Rate:
3 /minute
Noise Rate:
0 /minute
Flashes in the last 60 minutes Strokes in the last 60 minutes Current Information
Total Flashes 234 Total Strokes 240 Current Storms 1
+ Cloud to Ground Flashes 59 + Cloud to Ground Strokes 59 Number of Red Alerts 0
- Cloud to Ground Flashes 19 - Cloud to Ground Strokes 19 Number of Yellow Alerts 0
+ Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 151 + Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 157 Flash Rate Trend 50 %
- Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 5 - Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 5 Stroke Rate Trend 50 %
Strong Flashes 0 Ratio of Strokes per Flash 1 Detection Rate Trend 50 %
Daily Counts
All Flashes 801 All Strokes 846 Peak Flash Rate 11 /min @ 03:05:31
+ Cloud to Ground Flashes 197 + Cloud to Ground Strokes 199 Peak Strong Flash Rate 0 /min @ N/A
- Cloud to Ground Flashes 103 - Cloud to Ground Strokes 127 Peak Stroke Rate 13 /min @ 03:05:46
+ Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 474 + Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 493 Peak Noise Rate 5 /min @ 02:59:09
- Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 27 - Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 27    
All Time Records
Record Flash Count 680 /minute @ 20:03:38  on Sunday, August 06, 2017
Record Stroke Count 4224 /minute @ 18:08:55  on Friday, April 24, 2015
Record Noise Count 5812 /minute @ 09:28:47  on Thursday, January 25, 2018
Graph of Activity (if there is current actvity)
South Central U.S. Lightning Forecast