June 21st is lightning safety awareness day in Wisconsin, there are a few tips that can help keep you safe. Warmer weather encourages more people to spend time outdoors, but with fun nature activities, there still can be a chance of danger. If you are within hearing distance of thunder, you are probably also within striking distance with lightning. When you hear a storm rolling in, it is important to be aware of your surroundings and seek shelter if necessary. Ready Wisconsin also has some tips in case a severe thunderstorm is rolling in that you can find here.