Thunderstorms over Switzerland

20 July 2013 12:00 – 18:30 UTC


During the afternoon and evening of the 20 July several thunderstorm clusters developed over Switzerland.

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05 November 2020

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20 July 2013

Note the shadows cast on the eastern Swiss Alps by the big cumulonimbus cloud in the evening. The HRV channel is (in semi-transparent mode) overlaid with the IR10.8 temperature channel (resulting in yellow colour). The result is that higher clouds appear in white.

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