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Indeed Lightning Strikes Twice

Published on September 27, 2009 By Les Murphy

But, don’t take my word for it. Read this story about a Brevard County Florida church steeple. Even after two strikes and a fire, these brave people returned to church services on Sunday. After my house suffered substantial lightning damage three years ago, I learned that lightning frequently strikes the same place twice. In spite […]

Get Real Time Lightning Strike Data

Published on September 26, 2009 By Les Murphy

Use the weather subscription service used by Meteorologists. There is no such thing as free real time weather information on the Internet. All of the Internet weather consists of republished content. Some of the “real time” radar can be as much as half an hour old. WeatherTAP is different. I don’t resell or make any […]

Tiny Lightning

Published on September 11, 2009 By Les Murphy

Sometimes very tiny lightning can make a very large impact. Often I’ve had to explain systems damage due to lightening strikes and other electrical issues. The physics of electricity never fails to amaze me. It only takes a small static electrical spark to court disaster. Check out this video, then think twice about how you […]

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