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Apocalyptic Lightning as more than 1.3 million bolts strike Australia overnight – Vicious thunderstorms bring record rainfall and flooding

More than one million lightning strikes erupted across Australia in the past 24 hours as thunderstorms swept across the country. Weatherzone’s Total Lightning Network detected 1.37 million lightning pulses across central and eastern Australia during the 24 hours ending at 8am on Thursday. These consisted of both cloud-to-cloud and cloud-to-ground lightning strikes. Australia lightning apocalypse […] Read More