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Potential Chase Day: 6/6/20

I am watching a potential threat this weekend over the central and northern Great Plains.  Perhaps I will get the chance to go out chasing, after all. Looking at the GFS, the Convective Available Potential Energy (CAPE) is expected to … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2019 #19

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows a few mature cells at sunset over northern Missouri These were probably the only storms to fire today at all, and they were out of reach for us.  Instead, we hung out … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #30

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows severe storms firing over Colorado and Wyoming. Notice first the finely-grained cumulus field to the southeast of the storms.  This marks the humid and unstable environment that is forming these storms.  Also … Continue reading

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