Supercell thunderstorm

Supercell thunderstorm

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Caption: Supercell thunderstorm. Meteorologists watching a supercell thunderstorm over south-central Kansas. A supercell thunderstorm is a severe long-lived storm within which the wind speed and direction changes with height. This produces a strong rotating updraft of warm air, known as a mesocyclone, and a separate downdraft of cold air. Photographed on June 5, 2004.

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