At next time you make a ranged weapon attack at the time of various aspects such as this spell’s duration, the weapon’s ammunition, or else the weapon itself if it is a thrown weapon and transforms into the bolt of lightning. So make the attack roll like normal.
Actually, the target would take 4d8 lightning damage on a specific hit, or else half as much damage on a miss but instead of the weapon’s normal damage.
No matter whether you hit or miss, each and every creature within 10 feet of the target should make a dexterity saving throw. Also each of these creatures would take 2d8 lightning damage on their failed save, or else half as much damage on a successful one.
Actually, the piece of ammunition or a weapon then returns to its normal form only.
At Higher Levels:
Whenever you cast this spell by using the spell slot of 4th level or higher and the damage for the both of the effects of the spell increases by 1d8 for each slot above the 3rd level.
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Attributes Of Lightning Arrow 5E Spell
|Casting Time||1 bonus action|
|Duration||Concentration, up to 1 minute|