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Boating can be a fun way to enjoy a summer day, but it’s important to stay safe while enjoying the water.
Boat Safety Tips: Any boat can be struck by lightning but certain boats have a higher chance than others. Lightning is more likely to go for the tallest thing in the water, so a sailboat with its larger mast height typically gets struck more. According to BoatUS Marine Insurance, power boats and pontoons are struck by lightning, but their odds are well below average.