6/16/2015 McCook, NE Project PECAN

The Plain Elevated Convection at Night or PECAN research team focused on a storm developing in SW Nebraska on the evening of June 16th.

1: Radar scanning the sky

2: Radar output on screen

3: Radar scanning with lightning in background

4: Inflating a weather balloon

5: Strong winds while inflating weather balloon

6: Attaching the radiosonde

7: Launch of the weather balloon

8: Deploying a probe in high winds

9: Profile of probe

10-11: Team heads for next deployment

12: DSLR time lapse of the team in various locations near McCook