Smith Mountain Lake Weather

Lightning

Lightning Detection Page
Updated: Friday, October 31, 2014  @  8:06:06 PM  
Detector Status:
A distant thundershower has been detected.
Strike Colour Key:
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Lightning Map
lightning Map
Storm Analytical Key:
Storm Cells:
Distant (251-296 mi)  T-Shower  to the East at 94 (005 strokes/min/°, Energy: 59%, Severity: 4, CG%: 100%)
Rates
Flash Rate: 0/min
Stroke Rate: 0/min
Noise Rate: 2/min
Flashes in last 60 min Strokes in last 60 min Current Information
Total Flashes: 46
+CG Flashes: 14
-CG Flashes: 8
+IC Flashes: 9
-IC Flashes: 15
Strong Flashes: 0
Total Strokes: 46
+CG Strokes: 14
-CG Strokes: 8
+IC Strokes: 9
-IC Strokes: 15
Ratio of Strokes per Flash: 1
Current Storms: 0
Num of Red Alerts: 0
Num of Yellow Alerts: 0
Flash Rate Trend: -100%
Stroke Rate Trend: -100%
Detection Rate Trend: -100%
Daily Records
All Flashes: 626
All Strokes: 630
+ve CG Flashes: 250
-ve CG Flashes: 75
+ve IC Flashes: 237
-ve IC Flashes: 64
+ve CG Strokes: 250
-ve CG Strokes: 75
+ve IC Strokes: 241
-ve IC Strokes: 64
   
   
Daily Record Rates
Peak Flash Rate: 6/min @ 1:48:07 AM
Peak Strong Flash Rate: 0/min @ 12:00:00 AM
Peak Stroke Rate: 6/min @ 1:48:05 AM
Peak Noise Rate: 4/min @ 12:07:57 AM
All Time Records
Record Flash Count: 809/min @ 6:21:15 PM on Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Record Noise Count: 55141/min @ 12:27:18 AM on Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Record Stroke Count: 2662/min @ 7:29:32 PM on Monday, December 10, 2012
Graph:
U.S Lightning Forecast:
Lightning Forecast
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