Posts from the ‘meteorology’ Category

150 years of hurricanes and their paths, strengths. Kinda hard to see at first glance, but you’re looking from the South Pole. Most of Mexico and the southern US are obscured completely.

The US Naval Research Laboratory has adapted one of their super high-resolution Doppler radars from tracking debris from space shuttles at launch to weather. How powerful is it? Any bus-sized clouds within 2km are subject to flow and structure analysis, as are the individual raindrops falling from it.