Lightning Safety Week is June 23-29 this year, and the National Weather Service has provided the following tips for staying safe during both indoor and outdoor activities:
No outdoor area is safe when you hear thunder.
If you hear thunder, find a safe indoor shelter (a substantial building or enclosed, metal-topped vehicle with the windows up).
Indoor Safety Tips
Stay off of corded phones, computers, and other electrical equipment.
Avoid plumbing, including sinks, baths, and faucets.