ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Spring is here and that means thunderstorms will become a more common part of the News 8 Weather team’s forecast.

With that in mind, now is a good time to refresh yourself on some of the basics of the anatomy of a thunderstorm, and some of the terms you’ll hear when our meteorologists are giving the forecast.

Remember, you can always check the forecast right here, or on the News 8 app available on the Apple App Store, and Google Play.