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Hazardous Heat Across the Western U.S.; Heavy Rain and Flooding in the Southwest and Western Gulf Coast

Dangerous heat will persist over portions of interior California, the Great Basin, and the northern Rockies through Thursday. Heat will gradually spread into the northern Plains today. Across the western Gulf Coast, heavy to excessive rainfall will persist through mid-week. Additionally, the Southwest Monsoon will continue to bring a flash flooding threat to the Four Corners Region this week. 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 2021.

 

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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