DOI: 10.1029/2004jd005332
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Abstract: [1] In this paper we present lightning statistics for more than three million cloud-toground (CG) flashes located during the 10-year operation period 1992-2001 of the Austrian lightning location system (LLS) called ALDIS (Austrian Lightning Detection and Information System). Like a majority of other LLS operated worldwide, ALDIS underwent configuration changes and continuous performance improvement. Since these changes can alter the lightning statistics, we also relate the variation of the individual lightnin…

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