Vaisala Global Lightning Dataset GLD360 is a service which provides real-time lightning data for accurate and early detection and tracking of severe weather anywhere over land and sea. The service is delivered as a dedicated data stream – no investment in hardware necessary.
Vaisala owns and operates the National Lightning Detection Network (NLDN) that provides accurate lightning data information across the USA.
Vaisala STRIKEnet® is an online lightning location report that objectively and accurately reports individual cloud-to-ground lightning strikes at a specific location on the date of loss. Vaisala STRIKEnet® is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and within minutes, and reports are viewable online. The NLDN or the CLDN is the lightning data source.