Latest Mesoscale meteorology Stories

2011-06-08 18:00:00

System 98A has been bringing rains, gusty winds and churning up the surf along the Arabian Seacoast of west-central India for days, and NASA satellite imagery confirms that it is getting organized now that it has moved into open waters. NASA's Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) instrument onboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured an image on June 8 at 08:47 UTC (4:47 a.m. EDT) of the hundreds of thunderstorms that make up the low pressure area called System 98A. The low pressure area has now...

2011-02-16 13:16:20

Infrared satellite data from NASA is showing some strong thunderstorms over west-central Madagascar today as Tropical Storm Bingiza continues to hug the western coast of the island nation. The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) instrument that flies aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured an infrared image of Tropical Storm Bingiza today, Feb. 16 at 10:17 UTC (5:17 a.m. EST). The image revealed some strong convection over the west-central coast where thunderstorm cloudtops were high and...

2011-01-06 00:01:48

DDNi Simplifies, Empowers and Improves the User Experience for Consumers and Small Business Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 5, 2011 Digital Delivery Networks, Inc. (DDNi), a PC customer-experience company, today announced additional features to the sMYline connected platform. The user experience software is being showcased at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show. sMyline is a customizable program designed to help the user manage their Windows based consumer devices and how they...

2010-09-22 08:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., and GERMANTOWN, Md., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- WeatherBug®, the leading provider of consumer and professional weather products and services and operator of the largest weather observing and lightning network, today announced the availability of the WeatherBug API (application programming interface) to application developers for building Mobile Web applications or BlackBerry® and Android(TM) applications for Verizon Wireless' V CAST...

2009-09-18 06:31:20

Marty is struggling to hold onto tropical storm status, and things are just going to get worse for him, as he moves into an area with stronger wind shear. Infrared satellite imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite showed that Marty's thunderstorm cloud tops are not as cold as they were earlier today, September 17, and his cloud pattern has become a little less organized. Infrared imagery from NASA's Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) indicates Marty's cloud tops have warmed slightly, indicating...

2009-05-05 08:00:00

Partnership between NC4 and WeatherBug feeds real-time weather data into NC4's External Situational Awareness solution at no additional cost to users EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- NC4, Inc., (www.nc4.us), the leader in situational awareness, incident monitoring, crisis management, and secure collaboration, today announced a significant weather reporting enhancement to its External Situational Awareness Solution (ESA). The new enhancement, ActivWeather, is a meteorological...

2009-02-10 09:00:00

Verizon Wireless First to Offer Consumers Location-Based Mobile Alerting System that Utilizes the WeatherBug Network of Nationwide Weather Sensors BASKING RIDGE, N.J., and GERMANTOWN, Md., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless company, and WeatherBug(R), the leading provider of live, local weather information, today announced WeatherBug Protect, giving Verizon Wireless customers the most relevant weather information on their wireless phones. WeatherBug...

2009-02-04 10:05:36

An unexpected lack of wind in the US can cause blackouts. This is one problem that many regions in the United States of America may face on the short and medium term as a consequence of the country's growing dependence on renewable energies, particularly wind power. Even though USA's position at an international context regarding renewable energies is still incipient, the development of wind power in that country is the highest in the world. Due to that fact, the Argonne National Laboratory...

Latest Mesoscale meteorology Reference Libraries

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 13:21:39

There are many types of air present in our atmosphere. The first type is known as dry air. Dry air is described as having less than 1% of moisture in it. The best location to find this type of air is in the Southwest part of the United States and also in the Middle East. The second type of air is called moist air. This air is best defined as having moisture present in it. Anything greater than 1% would be described as being moist. The best places to find this type of air is along the...

Weather Reference Library
2012-05-21 08:09:58

So what makes a super cell thunderstorm so special? It is the way that they are made and what it takes for them occur. It takes three types of air coming together to form these monster cells. The first is the warm moist air rising in from the Gulf of Mexico. Second is the drier air moving in from the desert southwest and the third is the cold air coming in from the Rockies. When all three of these air masses collide we see the increasing chance of a super cell thunderstorm to develop. The...

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