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Lightning Safety: What you need to know
The depicted figure shows the 10 lightning warning areas issued by the 45th Weather Squadron. Phase 1 Lightning Watches and Phase 2 Lightning Warnings directly apply to the small (inner) green circles. The large (outer) yellow circles include a prudent safety buffer. (Screen capture image may not be to scale)

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