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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

 

Welcome to the Lightning Casualty Graphs section of the Colorado Lightning Resource Page. This page shows several charts and graphs of lighting casualties in the state of Colorado since 1980. Be sure to scroll down to see all of the charts.

Updated through 2016.

 

The chart above shows the lightning casualties (injuries and fatalities) by gender since 1980.

 

 

The chart above shows the number of people killed or injured by lightning in Colorado since 1980.

 

 

The chart above shows the lightning injuries and fatalities by month since 1980.

 

 

The chart above shows the day of the week when lightng casualties occurred in Colorado. Data since 1980.

 

 

The chart above shows the time when lightning casualties occurred in the state of Colorado. Data since 1980.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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