Developing Mesocyclone ( rotating storm updraft ) Developing Mesocyclone ( rotating storm updraft ) Posted: 2010-12-21 05:17:06 from Saperaud An occluded Mesocyclone tornado (Oklahoma May 1999) Posted: 2010-12-21 05:17:06 from Saperaud An occluded Mesocyclone tornado (Oklahoma, May 1999) 1600x1200 Favorited By Tags No tags add some! Pattern License Credit must be given to Suomalainen .... 1600x1200 Favorited By Tags No tags, add some! Pattern License Credit must be given to Suomalainen .... Email This to a Friend Rate and Comment on this Page! Email This to a Friend Rate and Comment on this Page! “Mesocyclone” Valentine Ne. Q: How did you learn to track storms? Do you track with a guide or do... Mesocyclone,” Valentine, Ne. Q: How did you learn to track storms? Do you track with a guide or do... 1 Reply Robert Gentel 1 Reply Mon 17 Nov 2008 12:30 pm From Arizona... 1 Reply Robert Gentel 1 Reply Mon 17 Nov, 2008 12:30 pm From Arizona... Zooming in on the upper updraught portion on the image above. Zooming in on the upper updraught portion on the image above. ...updraft. The center of the rotating updraft is near the point where a tornado is likely to form. ...updraft. The center of the rotating updraft is near the point where a tornado is likely to form. Circle indicates Mesocyclone near Circleville around the time of tornado touchdown. Back to NWS... Circle indicates Mesocyclone near Circleville around the time of tornado touchdown. Back to NWS... In the following plot the color fill is the ρ H V data from the same sweep. (The basic ρ H V values... In the following plot the color fill is the ρ H V data from the same sweep. (The basic ρ H V values... I climbed to a high vantage point for a better view. Looking at the NW and W section of the cell.... I climbed to a high vantage point for a better view. Looking at the NW and W section of the cell.... visually and on radar . We dropped south to get a better view but the storm kept on getting... visually and on radar . We dropped south to get a better view, but the storm kept on getting... Mesocyclone and Wall Cloud Near Covington OK May 25 1985 Photo by John Monteverdi Mesocyclone and Wall Cloud Near Covington, OK May 25, 1985 Photo by John Monteverdi The Tornado centerpiece of the Turbulent Landscapes exhibition is a 20 foot tall working model of... The Tornado, centerpiece of the Turbulent Landscapes exhibition, is a 20 foot tall, working model of... Longer shutter speed to pick up the lowering in the NW. This is the base of the rotating... Longer shutter speed to pick up the lowering in the NW. This is the base of the rotating... From CHILL 20070423 Polarimetric Observations of a Mesocyclone From CHILL 20070423 Polarimetric Observations of a Mesocyclone Still looking NW some time later. The monster cell is now more organized. Now I'm certain about what... Still looking NW some time later. The monster cell is now more organized. Now I'm certain about what... This storm also had a very intense Mesocyclone. This storm also had a very intense Mesocyclone. A lovely updaft and Mesocyclone near Hill City Kansas A lovely updaft and Mesocyclone near Hill City, Kansas This is looking directly overhead. I'm holding the camera at arm's length pointing straight up at 90... This is looking directly overhead. I'm holding the camera at arm's length pointing straight up at 90... Weather Photo Gallery Weather Photo Gallery Look at the updraught now!. Soild looking bulges have formed. Look at the updraught now!. Soild looking bulges have formed. The sky looked capable of producing more funnels. During the late afternoon I headed home now the... The sky looked capable of producing more funnels. During the late afternoon I headed home, now the... April 5 2005 April 5, 2005 Fig. 23. Rotational velocity observed by the TCLT radar on the 0.2 degree 1.0 degree 2.4 degree... Fig. 23. Rotational velocity observed by the TCLT radar on the 0.2 degree, 1.0 degree, 2.4 degree,... Figure 3:   Formation of mesoscale cyclonically and anticyclonically rotating cells. [ figure from... Figure 3:   Formation of mesoscale cyclonically and anticyclonically rotating cells. [ figure from... Details on the W updraught tower. Remember this is about 70 degrees above the horizon. I'm pointing... Details on the W updraught tower. Remember this is about 70 degrees above the horizon. I'm pointing... The Mesocyclone appears again as we head east The Mesocyclone appears again as we head east Radar picture (velocity in m/s) taken at 1800 CET. Detail of SE quadrant of the cell showing the... Radar picture (velocity in m/s) taken at 1800 CET. Detail of SE quadrant of the cell showing the... Vertical shot. It's difficult to describe how big this was. I got the exposure correct here. It... Vertical shot. It's difficult to describe how big this was. I got the exposure correct here. It...
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