Severe thunderstorms over southern Idaho

April 7th, 2018 |


GOES-16 “Red” Visible (0.64 µm, top) and “Clean” Infrared Window (10.3 µm, bottom) images, with SPC storm reports plotted in red and airport identifiers plotted in yellow [click to play animation | MP4 also available]

Severe thunderstorms developed across southern Idaho during the afternoon and early evening hours on 07 April 2018 — GOES-16 (GOES-East) “Red” Visible (0.64 µm) and “Clean” Infrared Window (10.3 µm) images (above) include SPC storm reports.

Lightning (and/or large hail) in the Idaho Falls (KIDA) area was apparently responsible for killing over 50 migrating geese (media report).