Local Lightning

 

Local Lightning Strikes

Local Lightning Strikes

CLICK HERE! for Live! Lightning Java Applet updated every 60 seconds

 

Regional Lightning Strikes Loop

Regional Lightning Strikes

 

 

National Lightning Strikes Loop

National Lightning Strikes

 

Lightning Terms

  • -IC - Negative in cloud or intracloud strike

  • +IC - Positive in cloud or intracloud strike

  • -CG - Negative cloud to ground strike

  • +CG - Positive cloud to ground strike. Due to its long continuing current, a positive cloud to ground strike is considered to be one of the most dangerous forms of lightning and is often the cause of lightning initiated fires and human deaths.

 

Lightning Links

  • Discharge Lightning Analysis - Discharge will parse the archives generated by Astrogenic's NexStorm and create html reports based upon the data. Gives a history of pervious lightning storms.

  • NexStorm Online - Live lightning detectors in North America. Click on the map for the area that you want to view.

  • StrikeStar North East USA - StrikeStar is a network of Boltek lightning detectors around the United States. These detectors all send their data to our central server where the StrikeStar software developed by Astrogenic Systems triangulates their data and presents the results in near real-time.

Blackmore WX METAR

Blackmore WX METAR

 

Local RADAR Loop

Local RADAR Loop

 

State RADAR Loop

State RADAR Loop

 

US Atlantic Coast Loop

Atlantic Ocean IR SAT Image

 

National RADAR Loop

National RADAR Loop

 

CONUS SAT Image

Regional IR SAT Loop

 

World IR SAT

World IR SAT Image

 

Virginia Coastal METAR

Current Virginia Coastal Area Weather

Maine METAR
Florida METAR
East Cost METAR
World METAR