In-cloud lightning is a spectacular phenomenon and when it’s in Florida, all the better.
Sometimes called ‘heat lightning’ and sometimes called ‘sheet lightning’ it can be confused with cloud-to-cloud lightning.
Intracloud lightning is actually the most common form and it’s just as dangerous as anything out there.
Here’s a good look at what you will see when it occurs.
In-cloud lightning happens inside one particular storm cloud. Cloud-to-cloud lightning is a comparatively rare form of electrical discharge that happens between two different convective clouds.
Okay after having said that mouthful, go back and check it out agin because it’s really cool!