How To Survive A Lightning Strike

By Dylon Dethlefsen

There are many different way to avoid getting struck by lightning.

The first way is to check the weather before you plan a party or a day out with your family another way is to stay in doors during a storm and after the storm stay in the house after you here the last clap of lightning.

If you see lightning anywhere around you you should count to 30 and if you cant count to 30 before seeing another one get inside

If, after seeing lightning, you can't count to 30 before hearing thunder, get inside a building immediately (because the lightning storm is close).


If you are caught outside in a storm follow the steps below.

If you are caught out in the open during a thunderstorm, they need to crouch down and touch as little surface of the ground as they can. because the ground actually acts as a ground for electric so when it hits the ground it will spread into and around the ground and dissipate.

When you here thunder go inside don't take any chances with anything just to be safe

When you hear thunder, go indoors. Find a safe, enclosed shelter. If you can hear thunder, you’re close enough to be hit by lightning.