Convective Lines

Lines of convective cells can also produce severe weather and substantial damage.

Tornadic supercell thunderstorms can develop in squall lines. Tornadoes (non-supercell) can also appear in developing lines in which the parent storms exhibit little rotation.

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Department of Atmospheric Sciences (DAS) at
the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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