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Aa lava flows form on the Hawaiian Islands and other shield volcanoes. These are the lava flows that are dangerous to walk on because of the sharp rocks.
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What is air pressure? It is the weight of air molecules pressing down on the Earth. The pressure changes as you move upward into the atmosphere. The greatest density of air is at sea level.
What causes lightning to suddenly strike out of the blue without warning? You are 9 times more likely to die by lightning that a venomous snake bite. Every year 80 people struck by lightning die.
Thunderstorm clouds form when warm air currents rise above the Earth’s surface creating cumulonimbus clouds. These clouds produce rain, lightning, hail and occasionally tornadoes.
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