The goals of the Plains Elevated Convection at Night project are to collect data before and during nighttime severe storms in order to learn how they form, why some become severe, and how to predict them better.

Nighttime Convection on the Central Plains Writings


Education Spotlights

Convective cloud, Source: Video Blocks

MetEd Mesoscale Convection Courses and Resources

Learn about forecasting and evaluating thunderstorms, tropical waves, planning for and anticipating hazardous weather, squall lines and bow echoes, principles of convection, and more with the wealth of resources and courses COMET MetEd offers on convective weather and mesoscale meteorology.

Undergraduate, Graduate/professional