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Assessment
  A Distant Strong Thunderstorm
Strike Age Color Key
Lightning Map
Storm Strength Color Key
Thundershowers Thunderstorms Strong Thunderstorms
Storm Cell Analysis
1 Storms Detected.
Distant (110-173 mi.) Thundershower to the Southeast at 140° (0.07 strokes/min/degree, energy = 88%, severity = 2, CG% = 92%)
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 181 Total Strokes 203 Current Storms 2
+ Cloud to Ground Flashes 2 + Cloud to Ground Strokes 2 Number of Red Alerts 0
- Cloud to Ground Flashes 157 - Cloud to Ground Strokes 179 Number of Yellow Alerts 0
+ Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 11 + Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 11 Flash Rate Trend 50 %
- Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 11 - Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 11 Stroke Rate Trend 50 %
Strong Flashes 0 Ratio of Strokes per Flash 1 Detection Rate Trend 50 %
Daily Counts
All Flashes 797 All Strokes 894 Peak Flash Rate 10 /min @ 05:43:32
+ Cloud to Ground Flashes 49 + Cloud to Ground Strokes 49 Peak Strong Flash Rate 0 /min @ N/A
- Cloud to Ground Flashes 558 - Cloud to Ground Strokes 655 Peak Stroke Rate 11 /min @ 04:58:19
+ Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 124 + Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 124 Peak Noise Rate 3 /min @ 00:14:33
- Inter/Intra Cloud Flashes 66 - Inter/Intra Cloud Strokes 66    
All Time Records
Record Flash Count 315 /minute @ 02:09:42  on Monday, July 04, 2016
Record Stroke Count 4224 /minute @ 18:08:55  on Friday, April 24, 2015
Record Noise Count 3752 /minute @ 18:31:14  on Friday, March 27, 2015
Graph of Activity (if there is current actvity)
South Central U.S. Lightning Forecast