Rocking animations of satellite imagery provides an alternative perspective on trends for important atmospheric phenomena such as convective initiation. Here we are rocking one hour of GOES-16 VIS for initiation in the Oklahoma Panhandle on 03 July 2017. Just to the east, SPC highlighted an Enhanced Risk for severe weather, particularly wind.
– Bill Line, NWS
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