A storm front is crossing the country and it is leaving the first spring electrical storms. During yesterday, more than 14,300 lightnings strike on the peninsula , adding cloud to cloud lightnings and cloud to ground lightnings. The storms affected the center and east of Spain.
In the Madrid area, a 43-year-old man was injured seriously due to being struck by lightning when he was talking on the phone under a tree in a city park.
The INGESCO Lightning Location System reflected the evolution of the lightnings in real-time.
You can see in the picture attached the lightnings fell on the Madrid area at the time the incident occurred.
One of the applications of the INGESCO detection and alarm system is the LIGHTNING LOCATION AREA. This system offers to the citizens updated information about the storm risk in their town.