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8.8: Thunderstorms

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lightning

Huge discharge of electricity typical of thunderstorms.

squall lines

Long lines of thunderstorms that form along a cold front.

thunder

Loud clap produced by lightning.

thunderstorm

Storms caused by upwelling air; cumulonimbus clouds, thunder, and lightning.

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