AMAZING VIDEO: Wyoming Supercell Cloud

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

On Sunday May 19th, storm chasers captured a low precipitation (LP) supercell near Newcastle, Wyoming. A supercell is a thunderstorm that is associated with a mesocyclone, which is a deep, persistently rotating updraft. Supercell thunderstorms can persist for many hours and are responsible for nearly all of the significant tornadoes produced in the U.S.

1 Comment

Comments are closed.