The NWS Could Become 6 Centralized Offices??

Well, I am gonna put this one in the “News I Didn’t Wanna See” column today. This is infuriating on so many levels that it is crazy. Before I elaborate on just why, though, let me just lay out the facts for you. Earlier today, the Capital Weather Gang (CWG) published a piece about the Senate proposing […]

Two Lessons In One Tweet

This is simple. I’m going to give you two lessons while only involving one tweet. Lesson number one: Lightning is “the occurrence of a natural electrical discharge of very short duration and high voltage between a cloud and the ground or within a cloud, accompanied by a bright flash and typically also thunder.” However, lightening, […]

Lightning Sends Man Flying Out Of His Shoes

  After returning home from work this past Saturday, Sean O’Connor was planning on doing some routine yard work around the house.  Mother Nature had other plans.  Just as Sean was about to begin lawn maintenance, lightning struck him in his foot, sending him flying across his yard.  The following was taken from a piece […]

Winter Storm Hoopla

Grab a chair and some popcorn.  This next system’s worth watching. Tonight – Iso’d Rain & Snow Showers – Low 35˚ A weak disturbance will pass northeast across our proximity tonight, creating chances at light rain & snow showers.  These will be few and far between, with no real impacts expected.  I fully anticipate the […]