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Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. 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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