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An air-mass thunderstorm, also called an "ordinary", "single cell", or "garden variety" ... Air-mass thunderstorms do not move quickly, last no longer than an hour, and ... with undercuts the storm's low level inflow, and quickly causes dissipation.

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Nov 17, 2013 ... Air mass thunderstorms only last about one hour and begin to ... Explain why ordinary cell thunderstorms tend to dissipate much sooner than ...

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May 13, 2008 ... you are positioned in the middle of a large, stationary air mass ... Ordinary thunderstorms only last about one hour and begin to dissipate when: ...

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Aug 9, 2013 ... The rising updraft of air will begin to cool and condense as it rises, ... degrees by 5:00 P.M., a 40 degree temperature swing in one hour! ... Once this happens, the storm goes into its last stage (Figure D). ... The thunderstorm slowly dies out and leaves only wispy clouds behind as evidence of its existence.

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Only about 1 percent of all thunderstorms are the source of tornadoes, whose ..... As downdrafts begin to dominate updrafts, the thunderstorm yields the heaviest rain, ... An hour or so after the cumulus stage began, the storm cloud dissipates, ... Air mass thunderstorms are relatively weak, meaning they don't produce hail or  ...

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The air mass thunderstorm lasts approximately one hour and has a very distinctive life cycle. ... After the storm passes, the temperature may begin to rise again. ... The air mass thunderstorm only lasts about an hour which is not enough time to ... and downdrafts are separate from one another, This allows the storm to last ...

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We will instead focus on the lifecycle of a typical single cell thunderstorm, ... stage can take place quickly, sometimes over a period of one hour or less. ... You may have noticed a blast of cold air hitting you just before thunderstorm rains begin. .... The last possible combination is a storm with strong updrafts and downdrafts.

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The growth and decay of an ordinary (air mass) thunderstorm is illustrated well on ..... Ordinary thunderstorms only last about one hour and begin to dissipate ...

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Feb 10, 2016 ... conTain no lighTning b. form in a dry air mass c. move slowly d. ... cell thunderstorms only last about one hour and begin to dissipate when ...

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Ordinary thunderstorms only last about one hour and begin to dissipate when: ... evaporating raindrops that make the air cold and heavy. e. upper level wind ...