Caption: Real time then high-speed footage of an upward lightning discharge propagating from a tall tower, followed by a multi-stroke cloud-to-ground flash. Filmed from a storm-chasing vehicle in South Dakota, USA, in spring.

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Keywords: america, atmosphere, atmospheric, chase vehicles, cloud-to-ground, clouds, continuing current, cumulonimbus, discharge, environment, late afternoon, lightning, meteorological, meteorology, multi-strike flash, north america, overcast, sky, spring, storm chasers, thunderstorm, tower, united states, upward lightning, us, usa, weather

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Upward and downward lightning

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Duration: 00:01:28.29

Frame size: 1280x720

Frame rate: 30

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Capture format: Camcorder - AVCHD

Codec: Photo - JPEG

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