August 24, 2020 Kym Graves

BLOG – Lightning Tracker

Lightning in the area? There’s an app for that. According to local meteorologists, the Tampa Bay area has been pounded by several lightning storms in the past few weeks. The Selmon Extension team uses a lightning tracker app to keep track of any potential strikes approaching the south Tampa area. It sends a text alert to their smartphones and notifies them of the presence of lightning during potential bad weather.

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