Atmospheric Phenomena


What is one strange warning sign that lightning may be about to strike?

As the static charge begins to build as a precursor to a lightning stroke, people’s hair may stand on end and you can feel the static charge in the air. It has also been known to happen that a plastic rain coat will begin to rise into the air, or that a cast fishing line will bizarrely remain suspended in air. Any of these signs are a warning to seek immediate shelter.


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