Thunderstorm associated with lightning-A general study based on West Bengal, India
Ayan Kumar Maity, Chandralekha Bandyopadhyay, Saunava Manna
Thunderstorm a severe atmospheric phenomena causes huge damage and losses of resources at geographical environment. It is an electrical storm, characterized by huge rainfall and lightning. Lightning is a leading cause injury and death from weather related hazards. These are dangerous storm that include powerful winds over 50 mph, Hail and flash flooding. Lightning is one of the primary killers from thunderstorms. In West Bengal mainly different parts of the region is affected by such hazards recently. Viability, instability and death is gradually increasing in West Bengal. So, therefore this paper is mainly focused on general characteristic of Thunderstorm as well as their distribution, mechanisms, intensity, Impact, measure in different pockets of West Bengal, India.
Ayan Kumar Maity, Chandralekha Bandyopadhyay, Saunava Manna. Thunderstorm associated with lightning-A general study based on West Bengal, India. International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Volume 4, Issue 1, 2022, Pages 79-84