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Time Lapse Tuesday: Chasing Super Cells in Melbourne


By Suzanne Leonard
Weather Broadcaster
Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 2:05 PM

Melbourne, Australia is known for its changeable weather. 

Today we go storm watching in the nearby Yarra and Plenty Valleys. You’ll see supercell thunderstorms forming, daytime heating replaced by dark rain curtains, and winds aloft diverging (called shear) as the storms take shape.

Check out this time lapse, courtesy of Nathan Kaso.

MARS ROCKS: Next week, we're heading to the red planet!

Behind the scenes, Digital Editor Cheryl Santa Maria is coordinating new time lapse installments. Stay tuned, and we'll travel to some great Canadian cities.

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