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Thunderstorms
4:10 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Despite Current Storminess, Thunder A Rarity In Northwest

Ian Boggs, Flickr.

Originally published on Thu September 5, 2013 3:26 pm

The Northwest is experiencing an unusual weather pattern this week.

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Thunderstorm Science
7:30 am
Wed May 23, 2012

Study: Summer Thunderclouds Warm the Atmosphere

Researchers in the Northwest have found some pollution is making thunderstorms stronger and the atmosphere warmer. Correspondent Courtney Flatt explains.

Those giant, anvil-shaped thunderclouds you see looming in the distance may actually be getting bigger and stronger this summer, all because of aerosol pollutants.

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