Do you know what a shelf cloud is? Do you know the difference between a shelf cloud and a wall cloud? The answers to these questions and others can be found by viewing the new online Spotter Show from the National Weather Service in Indianapolis.
This show is targeted at trained spotters looking to refresh their knowledge, but it is simple enough to be understandable by the weather enthusiast. Are you interested in becoming a storm spotter for the National Weather Service? If so, this might be the place to start.
Take a look and let us know what you think. We recommend you view this show with a broadband/high speed internet connection since there are videos included. The show will take about 30 minutes to complete.
If you wish to bookmark this online Spotter Show, the link is: http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ind/INDSpotter/player.html