GOES WMSI—progress and developments

  title={GOES WMSI—progress and developments},
  author={Kenneth L. Pryor},
Warm Season Event: 7 June 2004 East Texas Downbursts A multi-cellular cluster of deep convective storms developed over east-central Texas, near College Station, during the afternoon of 7 June 2004. The air mass in which the convective activity was developing was statically unstable, due to intense solar heating of the surface, as displayed by the 1800 UTC GOES WMSI image. High WMSI values, as well as the presence of widespread towering cumulus convection, were an indicator of the strong… CONTINUE READING