WCP%206 - west (270 ) at 100 mph. The individual...

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ATMS 120A/ESES 120A Fall Semester 2009 Name: _____________________________ Weekly Challenge Problem #6: Thunderstorm Motion Due: Tues. Oct. 20, 2009 (Modified from textbook problem 18.3, page 356) At 1 pm local time, a squall line develops along a north-south line extending from Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Jefferson City, Missouri. The winds at the tropopause level are from the
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Unformatted text preview: west (270 ) at 100 mph. The individual thunderstorm cells containing lightning and thunder move from the southwest (225 ) at 40 mph. By using a road atlas or other map to estimate distances, determine when the following will arrive at Urbana, Illinois. a) the leading edge of the anvil clouds b) the precipitation and lightning...
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