A majoprity of today was spent under the artificial cloud shield getting hammered by rain, with the UK NEXRAD network also creating an ice nucleation field overhead to keep it cold, even with the sun out later on. This resulted in a hailstorm as the sun was setting, to go with the usual frequency control of the clouds in order to block the sunset on the western horizon. The satellite images from today tell their own story...
16 March 2017
16 March 2017 - Terra/MODIS Britain
16 March 2017 - Aqua/MODIS Britain
16 March 2017 - Suomi NPP/VIIRS Scotland