Storm Chase Day 3: Waynoka, Oklahoma

Thursday was one of the best days of my life. It was a rewarding day after putting in hours of work on analysis, hand analysis and just thinking about the forecast in general. We began the Storm Chase in Woodward, Oklahoma looking to figure out where in the world we were gonna go. It was an extremely […]

Unbelievable Tornado In Manitoba, Canada

Last evening, there was a severe weather outbreak over the northern Great Plains of North America. This included North and South Dakota, Montana and Southern portions of Canada. This was in response to a very strong and dynamic low pressure system that rapidly intensified out of Montana and into southern Canada yesterday afternoon and evening. […]

Severe Weather Setting Up in Plains

Severe weather is most prominent during the Spring across the lower 48, however, Fall can have its fair share of severe weather as well. Over the next couple of days severe weather will be possible across much of the plains and into the lower Midwest. Here are today and tomorrows severe weather outlook from the […]

Hurricane Odile Bringing Rain to Needed Areas

Moisture from Hurricane Odile is expected to move across the south west United States into the central Plains, bringing much need rain to drought stricken areas.   Moisture well in advance of Odile is moving N into AZ late this morning. Expect scattered showers & T-storms. #azwx — NWS Tucson (@NWSTucson) September 15, 2014 […]

Tornado Digest: June 15-21

If you’re a fan of our Weather Buzz section, you know last week had three big days of severe weather across the Plains, which included several tornadoes.  The following video displays the deadly EF4 tornado that hit Pilger, NE on June 16th, 2014 to refresh your memory: I ran across a great article produced by […]

Return of Severe Weather?

As I’m sure you’re aware of, some stronger storms will be possible on Friday afternoon and evening. This is in association with an upper level trough that brought severe weather to the plain states on Thursday. Here are Thursday’s severe weather reports valid at 8:50 PM Thursday evening: Severe weather in the plains during this […]