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Subject: What effect can solar flares have on thunder storms

Date: Wed Jun 14 18:45:55 2000
Posted by Brad
Grade level: undergrad School: Instructor: Museum Of Science and Industry
City: Tampa State/Province: FL Country: No country entered.
Area of science: Astronomy
ID: 961022755.As

Tampa, Florida is within the lightning capitol of the United States.  I 
know that solar flares can affect the power grid and that the sun is 
entering a period of greater flare activity.  What effect, if any, could 
this flare activity have on lightning?

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