Scijinks - Weather Adventures

Weather Adventures
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Gallery of weather

  • Earth image made of many satellite pictures taken in 1992 as Hurricane Andrew hit the Louisiana coast.
  • Powerful electrical storm hours before the launch of STS-8.
  • Compter-generated image of Hurricane Fran using data from the GOES weather satellites.
  • Hurricane Floyd hit the U.S. East Coast in September 1999.
  • Tropical Storm Florence as captured by Earth-orbiting SeaWIFS instrument.
  • Image taken by the orbiting SeaWiFS instrument of Typhoon Man-Yi over the Northwest Pacific Ocean in August 2001.
  • Typhoon-generated waves striking a breakwater in Japan.
  • Wind-driven waves threaten to inundate homes in Miami, Florida, in September 1945.
  • Storm surge pushing water ashore during hurricane.
  • Rough weather for lighthouse keepers.
  • The Great Mississippi River flood of 1927.
  • Standing tall on North Dakota snow--a March blizzard nearly buried utility poles.
  • Power and tele[phone lines sagging after heavy ice storm.
  • Approaching thunderstorm. Rain-cooled air from the storm moves out ahead of the storm and plows under the warm moist air forming a flat shelf cloud.
  • Multiple cloud-to-ground and cloud-to-cloud lightning strokes during a thunderstorm.
  • Time-lapse photography captures multiple cloud-to-ground lightning strokes during a thunderstorm.
  • Photo of lightning striking the Eiffel Tower, June 3, 1902.
  • Lightning storm over Boston, 1967.
  • Oldest known tornado photo taken near Howard, South Dakota, August 28, 1884.
  • Tornado south of Dimmitt, Texas, June 1995.
  • Tornado in Cordell, Oklahoma, May 1981.
  • Tornado in Union City, Oklahoma, May 1973.
  • A Waterspout off the Florida Keys photographed from an aircraft.
  • Dust storm approaching Stratford, Texas, April 18, 1935.
  • Mammatus clouds photographed in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
  • Turbulent clouds in Norman, Oklahoma
  • Mammatus clouds photographed near Douglas, Oklahoma.