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Lightning Strike Data
Lightning is the #2 weather killer in the US, killing
more than tornadoes and hurricanes combined (floods are the most
- Lightning causes
about $5 billion of economic impact on the U.S. each year.
- Lightning kills
about 60-70 people and injures about 1,000 people in the U.S. each
- Lightning is the
#1 Weather killer in Florida, followed by Texas and Colorado.