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It’s real-time data from the industry’s most accurate global detection network. GLD360 increases the ability for early detection and tracking of severe weather as it occurs nearly anywhere in the world including oceans, mountain peaks, and other areas not typically covered by radar.
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You can find out more about lightning around the globe by visiting the fascinating new global total lightning density map from Vaisala. Never before has it been possible to reliably compare lightning on a national basis everywhere.
Explore the most accurate and dependable lightning detection across every country and ocean.
Each year we release data from the National Lightning Detection Network and Global Lightning Dataset GLD360 monitoring all lightning activity globally and across the continental U.S.
Premium lightning detection networks improve the understanding of potentially dangerous weather events and the effects of climate change. From Meteorological Technology International.
Recent advances in worldwide lightning detection provide a full range of networks, from high-precision local systems to global coverage.
Vaisala’s Global Lightning Dataset GLD360 now accurate to one kilometer.
A comparison of lightning warnings for areas on the scale of airports using data from two lightning datasets. Presented at the International Lightning Detection Conference.
First validation results of the new GLD360 dataset in Brazil. Presented at the International Lightning Detection Conference.
Cloud-to-ground (CG) flash detection efficiency and stroke location accuracy validation results over the continental
U.S. Presented at the International Lightning Detection Conference.