7/16/15: Afternoon update

There should be some redevelopment of the rain and thunderstorms this afternoon.  The High Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) guidance for afternoon radar possibilities is presented below.

HRRR Radar Guidance
HRRR Radar Guidance


The pockets of sunshine behind the morning wave of rainfall is already becoming quite plentiful, this in combination with a weak frontal boundary will trigger more storms this afternoon.

12:30 PM visible satellite

In fact as of this writing near 1:00 PM a strong thunderstorm just north of Ashley, ND.  That is likely the beginnings of storms that will impact especially southeastern North Dakota this afternoon.

1:00 PM Radar

Daryl Ritchison