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Severe Weather Awareness – Lightning

A flash of light streaks across the sky and it is followed by a low rumble or a loud boom.  Lightning is one of the more dangerous aspects of storms.  National Weather Service Meteorologist Jimmie Barham says Lightning is quite dangerous and often under-rated in a thunderstorm.

Barham says the safest place to be in a lightning storm is indoors.

Thursday, as Severe Weather Awareness Week continues, we will talk about Wind and Hail