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14 July 2022 / ArcticToday / Krestia DeGeorge

Lightning strikes Nunavut from top to bottom

Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, Canada

Nunavut is being hit with lightning from top to bottom because a “pretty significant heat wave” created the right conditions for a phenomenon that’s ordinarily uncommon in the North, a meteorologist with Environment and Climate Change Canada says. Since Saturday, there have been reports of lightning strikes as far north as 79 degrees latitude.

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