Many weather observers use things such as weather stations and weather radar to help keep a close eye over pending weather storms including thunder.  Interesting though, it has been known for some thunderstorms, can be created on both Venus and Jupiter and not just here on Earth. Other associated dangers of thunderstorms include tornadoes, strong winds, hail, and flash flooding. Dry thunderstorms that do not produce rain that reaches the ground are most prevalent in the western United States.
Some of the most severe occur when a single thunderstorm affects one location for an extended time. Thunderstorms typically produce heavy rain for a brief period, anywhere from 3 0 minutes to an hour.


About 10 percent of thunderstorms are classified as severe—one that produces hail at least three-quarters of an inch in diameter, has winds of 58 miles per hour or higher, or produces a tornado.
Severe Thunderstorm: WatchTells you when and where severe thunderstorms are likely to occur. Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Issued when severe weather has been reported by spotters or indicated by radar. Remove dead or rotting trees and branches that could fall and cause injury or damage during a severe thunderstorm. If you require more information about any of these topics, the following are resources that may be helpful.


Watch the sky and stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, commercial radio, or television for information.



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