A lightning strike detector using the AS9535 sensor from AMS, that tweets about detected storms.
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lightning_tweeter.py

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LightningTweeter

This script uses the AS9535 sensor to detect lightning strikes and send tweets with related information : lightning energy, distance to the storm.

Dependencies

This script uses those libraries :

You also need to configure I2C on your Raspberry Pi. Adafruit made a tutorial explaining how to.

If you want to know more about how I use it, you can read this article.