Okay, Tuesday of Carnival, nothing better to do, I saw some promising satellite images. I picked up my bike, my camera and went to my point of observation. I got there, and saw nothing very important, the most interesting thing I saw was an updraft that fed a rain cloud over the entire time I was there.
I decided to leave because I don't want get rain.
When I looked to the right and I think to see a few lines more organized in the clouds that I observed before, but I continued my way.
A few kilometers later, I saw that it was not just impression, there was something bigger than I thought.It was a monster who proceeded quietly.
When I was approaching the city, this was my vision.
looking through satellite images, the vision was this:
Once inside the city, I saw this:
My adrenaline went up so much that I could not focus the picture. For me which I saw with my eyes was a funnel has dissipating, but it was.
I increased the contrast of this photo. The result was close to what I saw
sexta-feira, 12 de fevereiro de 2010
There's a high potential for severe storms in Brazil in the next week, especially in the south, with the jet right over RS. CAPE will be around 2000, with the lifted index about -5:
18:00 UTC 15/02/201018:00 UTC 16/02/2010
Vertical wind shear between 700hPa and 950hPa :
18:00 UTC 14/02/2010
Postado por Anônimo às 13:54
segunda-feira, 8 de fevereiro de 2010
I made this video on January 24, at the beginning did not seem very promising, but the cloud start to grow and grow, and the result is possible to observe below.The first photo shows how the cloud was when I arrived at my bservation point
The second picture shows the situation after the video