Weather Research CenterTM Weather Research Center WRC Weather Museum
5104 Caroline St. Houston, Texas 77004 Phone: 713-529-3076 Fax: 713-528-3538 E-mail: wrc@wxresearch.org

Harris County Lightning Deaths

1961August 181 killledfemale
1965May 181 killedfemale2 injuredfemale
1966September 21 killedfemaleopen field
1968July 252 killedfemale
1970September 121 killedfemaleopen field
1971August 311 killedmaleopen field
1972July 113 killedfemaleunder trees
1972July 221 killedmaleunder trees
1984July 61 killedmalewater-related
2000March 141 killedfemaleparking lot


Weather Research Center
5104 Caroline St. Houston, Texas 77004
(713) 529-3076