Perth gets lightning show as severe stor ...

Perth gets lightning show as severe storms hover (14/3/2017)

Perth has been treated to another lightning show, as parts of the state - including the northern and eastern parts of the metropolitan area - remain on a severe thunderstorm warning. The Bureau of Meteorology’s latest thunderstorm alert, issued at 2.55pm, advises of the potential for damaging winds, heavy rainfall, flash flooding and hailstones. The storms will continue into Sunday night. Locations that may be affected include Moora, Mount Magnet, Dalwallinu, Dowerin, Morawa, Paynes Find, Toodyay, Wongan Hills, Yalgoo and northern and eastern parts of Perth. The storms could cause damage to homes and property.
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Couple killed by lightning while out jog ...

Couple killed by lightning while out jogging in Malaysia park (14/3/2017)

A married couple out for an evening jog were killed when they were struck by lightning at a park in Jalan Kenari, Puchong Jaya, on Sunday (March 12) evening. The bodies of Yee Boon Koo, 59, and Madam Ooi Lee Chen, 57, were found lying face down on the jogging path, reported the New Straits Times (NST). Police said they were pronounced dead at the scene.
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An "of the blue" bolt evidence ...

An "of the blue" bolt evidence!

An 11-year-old western Pennsylvania girl is recovering after she was struck by a bolt from the blue. According to Lisa Wehrle the sun was shining when her daughter, Britney, was struck by lightning Friday, apparently from a storm several miles away.
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A man was blown out of boots after being ...

A man was blown out of boots after being hit by a lightning bolt!

A man in Atlanta, USA was lucky to be alive after he was struck by lightning, blowing him right out of his work boots. Sean O’Connor was doing yard work Saturday when he was struck by a bolt of lightning and knocked unconscious. According to the 30-year-old, the sun was shining and there appeared to be no threat of storms when he began working in his yard.
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