Thomas, J. N., N. N. Solorzano, S. A. Cummer, and R. H. Holzworth (2010),
Polarity and energetics of inner core lightning in three intense
North Atlantic hurricanes, J. Geophys. Res., 115, A00E15,
Solorzano, N. N., J. N. Thomas, and R. H. Holzworth, Global studies
of tropical cyclones using the World Wide Lightning Location Network,
Third Conf. on Meteo. Applic. of Lightning Data, New Orleans,
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and NorthWest Research Associates. Questions, contact Jeremy Thomas