Smith Mountain Lake Weather

Lightning

Lightning Detection Page
Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014  @  8:00:02 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:
Rates
Flash Rate: 0/min
Stroke Rate: 0/min
Noise Rate: 0/min
Flashes in last 60 min Strokes in last 60 min Current Information
Total Flashes: 5
+CG Flashes: 4
-CG Flashes: 1
+IC Flashes: 0
-IC Flashes: 0
Strong Flashes: 0
Total Strokes: 5
+CG Strokes: 4
-CG Strokes: 1
+IC Strokes: 0
-IC Strokes: 0
Ratio of Strokes per Flash: 1
Current Storms: 0
Num of Red Alerts: 0
Num of Yellow Alerts: 0
Flash Rate Trend: 0%
Stroke Rate Trend: 0%
Detection Rate Trend: 0%
Daily Records
All Flashes: 173
All Strokes: 173
+ve CG Flashes: 112
-ve CG Flashes: 32
+ve IC Flashes: 14
-ve IC Flashes: 15
+ve CG Strokes: 112
-ve CG Strokes: 32
+ve IC Strokes: 14
-ve IC Strokes: 15
   
   
Daily Record Rates
Peak Flash Rate: 3/min @ 2:43:28 AM
Peak Strong Flash Rate: 0/min @ 12:00:00 AM
Peak Stroke Rate: 3/min @ 2:43:26 AM
Peak Noise Rate: 4/min @ 5:32:46 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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