Category Archives: Convection

Lake-effect showers off Salt Lake and Seasonal Lakes

The GOES-16 data posted on this page are preliminary, non-operational data and are undergoing testing.  Users bear all responsibility for inspecting the data prior to use and for the manner in which the data are utilized. By Darren Van Cleave … Continue reading

Posted in Convection, GOES R, Lake Effects | Leave a comment

23 March 2017 Convection and Dust in Texas / New Mexico

The GOES-16 data posted on this page are preliminary, non-operational data and are undergoing testing.  Users bear all responsibility for inspecting the data prior to use and for the manner in which the data are utilized. On the afternoon of … Continue reading

Posted in Convection, Dust, GOES R, Severe Weather | Leave a comment

Advected LPW product in identifying circulations in the vertical

On the evening of 21 February 2017, a well defined mid-level circulation moved into the San Francisco Bay region.  This circulation was responsible for a region of convection in the vicinity, mostly showers but a few thunderstorms with some low-level … Continue reading

Posted in Coastal Effects, Convection, Satellites | Leave a comment

4 June 2015 GOES 1-minute visible imagery and time lapse video

This blog entry consists of a youtube video: The time lapse video discussed above can be seen in its entirety below (courtesy Scott Longmore, CIRA):

Posted in Convection, GOES R, Hail, Severe Weather, Tornadoes | Leave a comment

GOES 1-minute imagery on 2 June 2015 over North Dakota

This blog entry consists of a youtube video:

Posted in Convection, GOES, GOES R, Satellites, Severe Weather | Leave a comment