Diagram of supercell from above. .... In North America, these storms most
prominently form in the semi-arid Great Plains during the spring and summer
This diagram sequence shows the stages in the development of a thunderstorm:
Stage 1: Warm moist air is forced upwards, forming a cumulus cloud. Stage 2: ...
Oct 23, 2012 ... You can often hear them before you see them -- thunderstorms. Joe Calhoun
explains what makes these power storms form.
thunderstorm-diagram. When are thunderstorms most likely to occur?
Thunderstorms can occur year-round and at all hours. But they are most likely to
happen in ...
Diagram illustrating severe thunderstorm features. ... The cloud forms, grows to
maturity, produces a heavy downpour, then decays as downdraughts suffocate ...
How Thunderstorms Form How Lightning Forms | Activities ... air) and moisture.
There are three main types of thunderstorms; orographic, air mass, and frontal.
... diagram above shows the primary characteristics of a supercell thunderstorm.
... greatest momentum will form the overshooting top on a severe thunderstorm.
The process continues and works to form a towering cumulus cloud. ... Diagram
of decaying thunderstorm and actual photo of remnants of the anvil. Diagram of ...
May 27, 2010 ... Most thunderstorms contain three phases: (A) the cumulus stage; (B) the ... Most
thunderstorms form by a cycle that has three stages: the ...