Satellite Image of the Week 2019 #18

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows a building squall line across northeastern Kansas.

The storms are firing near a boundary that runs through the central part of the state from east to west.  New cells are adding themselves to the squall line at the intersection between the existing line and the boundary that is drifting southward.

The Magdalena High School Storm Chase Team was on this boundary, waiting for the next cell to form. However, we ran out of daylight, and ended up dodging the squall line.  These cells were never really isolated, and were always part of the squall line along the boundary.

Thank you for reading this post!

Source:  College of DuPage – Meteorology

About highplainschasing

This blog is about my tales in storm chasing. My name is Seth Price and I am an instrumentation instructor at New Mexico Tech. My amateur radio call sign is N3MRA.
This entry was posted in Satellite Imagery and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.