electrical storm

(redirected from electrical storms)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for electrical storm

a storm resulting from strong rising air currents

References in periodicals archive ?
Leyton Orient's friendly at Dartford was called off in the 87th minute last night after this huge lightning strike nearby LONDON Capital's skyline is lit up during overnight barrage NEWQUAY EWQUA U Y A Dramatic electrical storm over the Cornish coast
The men had to be flown to hospital after getting caught up in a sudden electrical storm on Saturday afternoon, and were said to feel "incredibly lucky" to have survived.
Neverfail Proves Its Effectiveness as It Keeps 911 Up and Running During Violent Electrical Storm
Scott Hend and Tim Clark claimed the clubhouse lead after a electrical storm delayed play for almost three hours.
An epilog contains interesting updated information about electrical storms.
A LIFEBOAT crew made a gruelling 150 mile journey yesterday to pick up an injured fisherman because electrical storms made a helicopter rescue too dangerous.
Electrical storms were forecast, which meant a rescue helicopter could not be sent out.
DALLAS -- Electrical storms in implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients are common, unpredictable, and debilitating--and the investigational antiarrhythmic drug azimilide reduces their incidence by up to 55%.
The Halifax, Huddersfield Union Handicap Team championship, sponsored by Taylor & Whiteley, which was abandoned on June 19 due to electrical storms, is re-scheduled at Fixby tomorrow when Willow Valley defend the title they won over their home course last season.
As the long hot summer continues, the number of electrical storms is set to rise.
The bad news is that electrical storms are forecast for Wednesday night and most of Thursday; the good is that there's a sunny day forecast for Monday in the event of extratime.
Load cells mounted outdoors are sometimes subject to damage due to electrical storms but the 740 has integrated surge-protection components that have already been shown to reduce the incidence of lightning damage by as much as a factor of ten.
The morning's bright sunshine contrasted sharply to yesterday when electrical storms restricted play to just 15 overs in the final two sessions.
Views outwards allow whale watching, views downwards can reveal shoals of fish 80m below, and those upwards give advance warning of any approaching electrical storms that can buffet the house.
Full browser ?