Inspec keywords: geophysical image processing; probability; weather forecasting; convection; infrared imaging; clouds; object tracking; atmospheric techniques; image sequences

Other keywords: convection motion; satellite infrared image sequences; mesoscale convective system; existing tracking algorithms; convective cells; temperature 2.0 F; spatio-temporal context model; extended maxima

Subjects: Probability theory, stochastic processes, and statistics; Computer vision and image processing techniques; Optical, image and video signal processing; Instrumentation and techniques for geophysical, hydrospheric and lower atmosphere research; Other topics in statistics; Convection, turbulence, and diffusion in the lower atmosphere