Southern California Preparing for Heavy Rain

When you think of Southern California, particularly the Los Angeles Area, you don’t much think of heavy rain, do you? But the area will look nothing like this through through the weekend. A strong storm system is coming onshore for the weekend that will inundate the LA Basin with copious amounts of heavy rain. This is […]

Another Winter Weather System Coming

Real Time Bowling Green Weather Radar: Today – Mostly Cloudy – High 35˚ / Tonight – Rain – Low 31˚ Good morning! I hope everyone had a great day yesterday and was able to maybe get out and play in the snow for a little while. I know I saw some funny pictures and videos […]

Winter Weather Evening Update

Real-time Bowling Green weather radar: Good evening, Bowling Green! This is a special post to help break down the next winter weather system expected to affect Bowling Green Thursday night through early Saturday morning. This system has not been as “easy” to hash out as today’s system. While the probability of a winter weather event […]

Winter Weather Driving Tips

Even though southern Kentucky is currently experiencing a lull in colder temperatures and frozen precipitation, tomorrow only marks the halfway point through meteorological winter. With this in mind, it is always important to brush up on winter weather driving tips so that you can be prepared to drive safely through whatever winter throws your way. NOAA recently […]

Winter Weather can be Costly!

The Hartford Insurance Company  has come out with some interesting facts regarding weather claims. According to The Hartford PR Team, frozen pipes are the costliest winter weather claim, averaging $18,000 per claim. The most common claim is water leaks…Wonder why? How can you stop your pipes from freezing and bursting? – The Hartford PR Team says […]

NWS Collaborates with Vikings Players

The Minnesota Vikings teamed up with The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, South Dakota this week to spread winter weather awareness. Two players agreed to record Winter Weather Public Service Announcements for the public. Vikings’ Center John Sullivan recorded a video discussing winter weather safety: Vikings’ Wide Receiver Adam Thielen recorded a video discussing cold […]

Winter Weather Terms

Do you know your winter weather terms? Here is a list of winter weather definitions from NOAA to help you be best prepared for the upcoming winter. Winter Storm Warning: Issued when hazardous winter weather in the form of heavy snow, heavy freezing rain, or heavy sleet is imminent or occurring. Winter Storm Warnings are usually […]

Most Accurate Winter Forecast?

Joe Bastardi and the WeatherBell Analytics LLC have made the most accurate winter forecast over the past several years. They may be on to something. Lets take a look at their upcoming winter forecast. John Belski from WLKY News out of Louisville summed up WeatherBells forecast nicely in his recent weather blog. “It will be […]

New Winter Forecast From Climate Model

The JAMSTEC (Japanese Weather Model) updated their seasonal models just recently. This model has done a good job with general patterns in the weather over the past few winters. The ENSO forecast from the JAMSTEC shows a weak El NINO during the winter that will strengthen a bit during early spring. JAMSTEC Sea Surface Temperature […]