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Gather Data.1

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A - Types of Lightning

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  • Read the types of lightning section.
  1. Draw and label the three major types of lightning. 

B - Frequencies of Strikes

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  • Study the flash density map.
  1. What areas of the continental United States have the most lightning strikes occur?

C - Time of Strikes

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  1. During what three-hour period do most lightning strikes occur?

 

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