What is a Microburst?

Jun 18, 2019

What is a microburst?  A microburst is a localize column of sinking air (downdraft) within a thunderstorm and is usually less than or equal to 2.5 miles in diameter.  Microbursts can cause extensive damage at the surface and in some instances, can be life threatening.  There are two primary types of microbursts: 1) wet microbursts […]