With a warm, soupy air mass in place this time of year, conditions become ripe for rogue, “pop up” thunderstorm development. With summer creeping up, it’s safe to say, scud season is upon us. What’s Scud? The official definition for scud, taken from the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, is as follows: Scud (or Fractus) […]
12:15PM Midday Severe Weather Update Posted by Landon Hampton on Thursday, March 30, 2017
Recapping a wild Wednesday, then looking at sunny, much cooler conditions today and Friday. Rain chances return late this weekend into early next week. Details in the morning vlog:
Check out this immaculate video footage of a breathtaking supercell thunderstorm that occurred over Hanston, KS on Wednesday evening. This storm had quite an impressive structure, the best I’ve seen in quite some time. Thanks to Robert Sinner for uploading this great footage. Enjoy!
Check out this awesome video displaying a convoy of snow fighting plows leading traffic down I-65 in Bowling Green this morning. Post by KYTC District 3. How cool is that!? To keep up with road and travel conditions in south central Kentucky, stay in touch with the Kentucky Department of Transportation District 3 on Facebook […]
In the great country of Ireland, snow is a rarity. In the general makeup of Ireland’s climate, you’ll find that the vast majority of the time, they’re dealing with mild, humid conditions. Snow, let alone any kind of frozen precipitation, isn’t that common. A few days ago, a potent weather maker passed over Sligo, where […]
Check out this insane video footage of the Columbia, MS EF3 tornado that hit on December 23rd, 2014. The tornado claimed four lives and injures many others in the process. There are a couple of Columbia, Mississippi tornado videos out there, however, none are quite this close. This was shot at a Bumper to Bumper […]
Check out this amazing spectacle of a production from Nicolaus Wegner of LightAlive Photography. This storm video is epic, plain and simple. This collection of photos, time lapses and videos were collected across the Midwest throughout this past year. These captures are absolutely breathtaking! Stormscapes 2 from Nicolaus Wegner on Vimeo.
This past weekend at Copa Peru (a soccer tournament in Peru), a thunderstorm resulted in a soccer player struck by lightning. The incredible thing is, there’s actually footage from the unfortunate accident. Sport Aguila left-back Joao Contreras was struck by lightning just before kickoff to the second half (Fox Soccer Blog). Check out the footage […]
I ran across this interesting piece on Gizmodo this morning, which included an amazing slow motion raindrop video. The footage showcases the impact rain has on microscopic glass beads, which is similar to the impact it has on sand, as the rain effects what lies beneath. The following was taken from Gizmodos write-up… There’s little […]