Advice 1: How to behave in a thunderstorm

If there's a storm coming, the most correct decision is to stay home, close Windows, doors and unplug electrical engineering. If the storm caught you on the street, for security purposes must comply with certain rules.
Instruction
1
Take cover from the storm in a nearby building, if there is one in sight, or in the car. Moving to cover, do not open the umbrella. Try not to run, a little drop. If the building next door closed, hide at the bus stop or under low shrub. Do not touch the walls of the stop.
2
Stop the car if the storm caught you while driving. Select a location away from trees and power line poles. Turn off the car, close the Windows, fold the antenna. Disable the radio. Machine is one of the safest shelters during the storm.
3
Leave the water, if the storm came in during your swimming or boating. If the element raged at the time when you were fishing, put the rod at a distance of several tens of meters from himself. Step away from the water at a safe distance.
4
Don't try to hide under a solitary tree. Lightning strikes the highest objects. Get away from this tree to 30-40 meters. It would be safer to hide in the bushes.
5
Go down the hill into a valley, for example, in the ravine or hollow. Leave the high Bank of the river.
6
Don't lie on the ground, but not straight. Better sit on your heels and clasp your hands knees.
7
Don't lean against the rock (if you're outdoors) and the walls of the houses, stay away from drain pipes.
8
Do not touch or are near metal objects, rebar, bikes, fences and lattices. Remove everything that contains metal, including jewelry.
9
Please turn off your cell phone. It is not known exactly, does cell apparatus, the probability of lightning in person, but to check for yourself not necessary. As for a landline phone in the apartment, it is better to disconnect from the mains and move away from wires and sockets.

Advice 2: How to escape from zip

On the planet every minute, in total there are about 6,000 flashes of lightning. Lightning can not only injure a person, but to kill on the spot. Most of the deaths could be prevented if with all seriousness to this natural phenomenon and in time to protect herself from meeting him.
Instruction
1
The surest way to protect yourself from lightning, take shelter indoors with tightly closed Windows and doors. It is necessary to turn off all phones and disconnect the house (turning off appliances), because the electrical discharge caused by lightning, can enter the premises directly through a telephone line or electrical wiring.
2
Do not shower, not wash your hands, utensils and do not use water for other purposes while at home during a thunderstorm. Water has electrical conductivity and may be dangerous.
3
If the storm caught you on the street, stay away from trees, metal poles, high voltage wires, high fences and iron gates. Even an umbrella with a metal handle to hold in your hands is dangerous. Zipper draws these objects, she often let through the metal charge, which can hit you if you are in contact with a dangerous object.
4
If you were in the car, let off engine, the radio and the radio and close all doors and Windows. We'll stay inside until after the storm.
5
Remove and set aside for 5-10 meters to the side all metal objects that you wear to or placed in the pockets. They perfectly carry out electrical discharges.
6
In no case do not sit down during a thunderstorm near the fire. The column of heated air due to the partial ionization has a relatively small resistance.
7
Avoid to be on open water during a thunderstorm. If lightning strikes the water it will strike the water surface within a radius of 100 meters.
8
If your hair is suddenly electric and stood on end, it can mean that you are about to strike lightning. To protect yourself, get down on your knees, hands on your head and lean forward. Do not lie flat on the ground, squat, tightly curled.
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Don't underestimate the power of lightning. One category is so strong that it is able to provide electricity for 100 watt light bulb for three consecutive months.

Lightning five times raskalennye the surface of the Sun. Her behavior is unpredictable - it can hit in a radius of 20 kilometers from the epicenter of the storm.
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