Recent rainfall is limiting potential fire-starting effects from lightning, says MIA Zone RFS

Cai Holroyd
By Cai Holroyd
Updated January 18 2022 - 5:44am, first published January 12 2022 - 10:00pm
Moisture limiting effects of lightning

While the recent high amounts of rain, hail and high winds aren't anybody's idea of a great time, the wild weather has severely limited the potential for lightning storms to start fires according to the MIA Zone Rural Fire Service.


Cai Holroyd

Cai Holroyd


Journalist for the Area News in Griffith. RMIT graduate. Full-time writer and part-time nuisance. Been described as 'present.'