below is a screenshot of current lightning data and updated every 5 minutes.
On this image, calculated locations of thunderstorms can be seen. Based on
classification criteria, a
diamond will appear where thunderstorm locations
are predicted by the detector software. The map will automatically
adjust the range to provide the best view of the current activity from 25 -
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Thunderstorm Color Strike rate/min Classification
Green 1-10 Weak Yellow 11-49 Moderate Red > 50 Strong or Severe
Storm identification number V-4474. Dominating CG strike polarity is positive, last recorded strike rate per minute = 1, the strike rate per minute is not changing. The storm is categorized as Weak.
Storm identification number V-2441. Dominating CG strike polarity is negative, latest recorded strike rate per minute =10, the strike rate is increasing. It is categorized as Moderate.