A Case Study of the Severe Storm from 11 July 2016

WMO Satellite Skills

Presentation 6 in the Warnings Event Week 2017

Length: 37 min

Author: Izolda Marcinoniene (LHMS)


Izolda Marcinoniene from Lithuanian Met Service presented us the case study about a severe storm that happened on 11 July 2016 in Lithuania. Tropical air mass usually reaches Baltic states in the summer time and because of it convection develops in the region, but this case deserves a special treatment due to the intensity of the convection that happened. A mesoscale convective system (MCS) developed during the day over Poland and later shifted to Lithuania and Belarus.


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