Microphysical and Kinematic Characteristics of Regions of Flash Initiation in a Supercell Storm and a Multicell Storm Observed During the DC3 Field Program

Elizabeth DiGangi1, Donald R MacGorman2, Conrad Ziegler3, Daniel Betten4 and Michael I Biggerstaff4, (1)Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies, University of Oklahoma and NOAA/National Severe Storms Laboratory, Norman, OK, United States, (2)NOAA/National Severe Storms Laboratory, Norman, OK, United States, (3)National Severe Storms Lab Norman, Norman, OK, United States, (4)University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, Norman, OK, United States