Damini Lightning Alert : Damini Lightning apps is developed by IITM-Pune and ESSO.
The apps is monitoring all lightning activity which are happening in specifically for all India. and alert you if lightning is happening near you by GPS notification. under 20KM and 40KM.
Damini Lightning Alert
Details description of instruction, precautions is provided in apps while in lightning prone area. Does and Don’t for in specific situation is strictly followed when lightning happen near you for your safety purpose.
Damini – Lightning Alert
Damini Lightning Alert application is for giving warning to the user about the lightning on the basis of user location. User can view Lightning which occurred in last 5 min, 10 min & 15 min on the map.
Thunderstorms and lightning being the quickly evolving meteorological phenomenon, the exact forecast of these events is a challenge. Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune an autonomous Institute under the Ministry of Earth Sciences has installed a Lightning Location Network with about 48 sensors over various parts of the country and areconnected to central processing unit at IITM, Pune.
This network provides exact information about lightning strikes and movement of thunderstorm path. The network is being expanded with addition of more sensors to increase accuracy and reliability.
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Using this network, by ESSO-IITM has developed an Mobile App, DAMINI-LIGHTNING. This App gives exact location of current lightning strikes, probable locations of impending lightning around area of 40 sq.km and movement and direction of thunderstorm. DAMINI also lists precautionary steps to be taken during lightning and some general information on lightning.
Lightning is a phenomenon that has not only fascinated but also scared mankind. Each second about 50 to 100 lightning strikes occur over the Earth. Over the recent years lightning is identified as the single most killer over India than compared to all other natural disasters. There is an increasing trend in death. Recent data suggests, lightning alone account for about 2000 to 2500 deaths every year in India.
App Source From : Google Play Store
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