Lightning Storm Facts. Lightning Storm Safety. Lightning Storm Video With thunderstorm season upon us, understanding lightning can help you make safer decisions when storms threaten. If you hear thunder, lightning is near. Just because it’s not raining, doesn’t mean you aren’t in danger.
There aren’t many things in nature as pure a killer as a tornado. Destructive … unpredictable … incapable of listening to reason. All you can do, really, is get out of its way.
But there are smart ways to do that and not-so-smart ways. For instance, a lot of people think that when they see a funnel cloud heading their way, the smart thing to do is jump in the car and drive like a maniac. No, that’s the not-so-smart thing.