StrikeAlert Personal Lightning Detector

Take lightning safety into your own hands with the world's first convenient, dependable and easy-to-use personal lightning detector.

StrikeAlert is a small and affordable lightning detector that provides an early warning of approaching lightning strikes from as far away as 40 miles.

An audible alarm sounds when there is a strike and a corresponding LED light illuminates accordingly at lightning distances of 20-40 miles, 12-24 miles, 6-12 miles and within 6 miles.

StrikeAlert is housed in a small pager-like casing that can be clipped on a belt loop and runs on two AAA batteries (included).


  • small and impact resistant, StrikeAlert clips to belt, golf bag or backpack
  • audible warning when strike is detected
  • low power consumption up to 100 hours of operation on 2 AAA batteries
  • unit shuts off after 2 hours if no lightning has been detected
  • easy to use with push button check of strike distance, track storm direction and view battery life