Lighnting is a powerful flash of light in the sky. It’s caused by elecricity and the sound it makes is called thunder.A thunderstorm, or electric storm, is a storm with both lightning and thunder. Lightning is one most dangerous natural phenomena. It can damage buildings and crops but it dcan also causo wildfires and even kill people and animals.
The empire state building the famous skyscraper in New York, was hit by lightning three times in the same thunderstorm. Lightning hits the empire state building more than 20 times every year.