Lightning based Spells - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim wiki

Most of the Destruction spells listed here deals damage to Health and half of that to Magicka.

Sparks: The lighting Version of Flames which can be obtained at the very start of the game(inside the cage which you can lockpick inside the keep). Upon use your character will Fire lighting from his hand/hands, enemies whos hit will take damage to both their health and half of that to their Magicka. Novice level

Gets improvements from: Novice Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Augmented Shock, Disintegrate.

 

Lightning bolt: after a small charge a lighting bolt is fired from your characters hand/hands which will deal Shock damage to health and half of that amount to the targets magicka. the spell is instant meaning it hits your crosshair the moment you release the trigger.

Gets improvements from: Apprentice Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Augmented Shock, Disintegrate, Impact.

 

Lightning Rune:After a small charge time a Magical Lighting Rune is placed where your crosshair was targeted though it has a limited range intill upgraded. Anyone passing over the rune will cause it to explode meaning allies and foes alike, either way the victim is delt Shock damage to both Health and magicka. Apprentice level

Gets improvements from: Apprentice Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Augmented Shock, Rune Master, Disintegrate.

 

Chain Lightning: Works in the same way as Lighting bolt though it has the ability to ''Bounce'' or ''Arc'' of enemies and things in the environment, which means it can bounce of allies damaging them in the process. Anyone hit will take Damage to their health and half that amount to their Magicka. Adept level

Gets improvements from: Adept Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Augmented Shock, Impact, Disintegrate.

 

Lightning Cloak: After a small charge time you'll create a lighting barrier around yourself which will deal Shock damage to any enemy too close, the damage is also delt to any melee attackers whos strikes hits you, additionally whenever you attack with a melee weapon yourself the Shock damage will be applied to your attack, the damage won't effect allies only enemies. Adept level.

Gets improvements from: Adept Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Augmented Shock, Disintegrate.

 

Thunderbolt: a stronger version of Lighting Bolt that fires a bolt of lighting from your hands after a small charge time which will deal high Shock damage to enemies hit, those hit will take take damage to both Health and half that amount to their Magicka. Expert level

Gets improvements from: Expert Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Augmented Shock, Impact, Disintegrate.

 

Wall of Storms: Upon cast you'll shot Lighting from your hand/hands, any surface hit will have Lighting shooting out of it which will deal a High amount of Shock damage per second to any enemies who enters, anyone who tries to walk through the areas will take damage to their Health and Magicka. Expert level

Gets improvements from: Expert Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Disintegrate.

 

Lightning Storm: after a long charge time you'll fire of a Beam of Lighting which can be channel as long you got the magicka needed to maintain it, the beam deals Heavy Shock damage to health and half that amount to magicka. Unlike the other spells where there is a charge before cast, you're not able to move unless you finish the spell or give up, which in turn makes you vulnerable to attacks, since you're reguire to charge with both hands. Master level

Gets improvements from: Master Destruction, Destruction Dual Casting, Augmented Shock, Impact, Disi