So Near and Yet So Far

The Mobile Mesonets were rooted in Goodland as part of the STEPS project. Even when condiitons were favorable tantalizingly close....we could not this case just 150 miles south.

Decent Dewpoints and weak to marginal shear for supercells in southwest Kansas and the Panhandles.

This is an animation. If you want a larger version, click on it. Note multicellular aspect of developments both in the composite view above and in the later storms which developed in eastern Colorado (below).