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5 Dec 2020 - 18:27 EST
5 Dec 2020 - 23:27 UTC

PTC Isaias - Day Convection at 47.5°N - 71.8°W

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Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1520 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1520 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1530 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1530 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1540 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1540 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1550 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1550 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1600 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1600 UTC
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Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1630 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1640 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1640 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1650 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1650 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1700 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1700 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1710 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1710 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1730 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1730 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1750 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1750 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1810 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1810 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1820 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1820 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1830 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1830 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1840 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1840 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1850 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1850 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1930 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1930 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1940 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 1940 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2000 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2000 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2010 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2010 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2030 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2030 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2040 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2040 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2050 UTC
Day Convection - RGB used to identify areas of rapid intensification - 05 Aug 2020 - 2050 UTC
 

About Day Convection

The Day Convection RGB was designed to emphasize convection with strong updrafts and small ice particles indicative of severe storms. This RGB helps increase nowcasting capabilities of severe storms by identifying the early stage of strong convection. Knowing the microphysical characteristics of convective clouds helps determine storm strength and stage to improve nowcasts and short-term forecasts. Bright yellow in the RGB indicates strong updrafts prior to the mature storm stage.

• For more details, see the Day Convection RGB Product Guide, (PDF, 1.1 MB)

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