Daily Archives: May 5, 2013

First Northern Hemisphere PyroCumulonimbus of 2013?

Mike Fromm (NRL) alerted us to what could be the first Northern Hemisphere PyroCumulonimbus event of 2013, in the Chita region of Russia southeast of Lake Baikal (along the Russia/Mongolia border). McIDAS images of MTSAT-2 0.68 ┬Ám visible channel data (above; click image to play animation) showed the development of the pyroCb at the center […]