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Chicago Lit Up: Check Out Lightning Strikes Mapped In Real Time

By Patty Wetli | July 12, 2017 10:16am

LINCOLN SQUARE — Lightning is Mother Nature at her most dramatic — and potentially deadliest.

Check out a map of spectacular bolts in real time, from the safety of your computer or phone, courtesy of LightningMaps.org.

Here's how the Chicago area looked Wednesday morning.