Applications Library :: Day Convection RGB, Damaging Storms Across Georgia on 3 Apr 2017



 Description: The Day Convection RGB provides the ability to identify strong, convective updrafts via small ice particle detection at cloud tops as is seen in this example of severe storm activity in central Georgia. The capacity to detect microphysical characteristics of convective clouds improves forecasting of the storm strength and stage.

Title: True Color RGB, Wildfire Smoke Monitoring
Time: 1-minute
Date:  3 April 2017
Region: CONUS East/Southeast
Author: Kris White (HUN)
Product(s): Day Convection RGB
Application Area: Convection, Aviation
Feature: Strong Convection causing strong winds, hail and tornados
Instrument(s): ABI, AHI, MODIS, VIIRS



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