Smith Mountain Lake Weather

Lightning

Lightning Detection Page
Updated: Sunday, August 30, 2015  @  10:28:22 PM  
Detector Status:
There is no significant activity going on.
Strike Colour Key:
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Lightning Map
lightning Map
Storm Analytical Key:
Storm Cells:
No Storms Detected
Rates
Flash Rate: 1/min
Stroke Rate: 1/min
Noise Rate: 1/min
Flashes in last 60 min Strokes in last 60 min Current Information
Total Flashes: 30
+CG Flashes: 1
-CG Flashes: 25
+IC Flashes: 2
-IC Flashes: 2
Strong Flashes: 0
Total Strokes: 30
+CG Strokes: 1
-CG Strokes: 25
+IC Strokes: 2
-IC Strokes: 2
Ratio of Strokes per Flash: 1
Current Storms: 0
Num of Red Alerts: 0
Num of Yellow Alerts: 0
Flash Rate Trend: 1000000%
Stroke Rate Trend: 1000000%
Detection Rate Trend: 1000000%
Daily Records
All Flashes: 1801
All Strokes: 1814
+ve CG Flashes: 587
-ve CG Flashes: 977
+ve IC Flashes: 194
-ve IC Flashes: 43
+ve CG Strokes: 592
-ve CG Strokes: 980
+ve IC Strokes: 194
-ve IC Strokes: 43
   
   
Daily Record Rates
Peak Flash Rate: 14/min @ 6:19:12 AM
Peak Strong Flash Rate: 0/min @ 12:00:00 AM
Peak Stroke Rate: 15/min @ 6:19:11 AM
Peak Noise Rate: 6/min @ 3:42:37 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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