Folks, a Cool Down is Coming!

wxornotBG 9/26/17: Relief is on the horizon!! Dikirim oleh Landon Hampton pada 26 September 2017 The Headline Howdy everyone! I hope we’re all doing well this morning. The headline over the past few days has been unequivocally the summer-like heat. It has been pretty dang terrible. That is all looking to change, as a nice […]

Your Guide To The Weather Of NFL Cities

As many of you know, NFL season is quickly approaching us, and many of you are getting ready to begin your Fantasy Football Drafts (I have one coming up here soon). And just an FYI, we will begin the Fantasy Football Forecasts again the first week of the season. Many of us have our different […]

12 Hours of Daylight Today

Today is the autumnal equinox which signifies the official start of fall. While it has been meteorological fall for three weeks, astronomical fall (the season you are used to seeing on calendars) officially begins tonight at 9:29 P.M. CST. On the autumnal equinox, the Earth is tilted in such a manner that both hemispheres are receiving an equal amount […]

NOAA sends Coyote aircrafts inside Hurricane Edouard

The NOAA Hurricane Hunters released unmanned Coyote aircrafts inside Hurricane Edouard Monday.  The aircrafts were sent in to fly near the ocean surface to collect data.  The following is an excerpt from an article released by NOAA Monday morning: “NOAA hurricane hunters entered a new chapter in the use of unmanned aircraft systems today when scientists […]

Tropical Depression Five Develops In The Gulf

In their latest update, the National Hurricane Center clarified that Tropical Depression Five had developed in the Gulf.  This system is currently located west of the Yucatan Peninsula, tracking northwest at ~13mph. Portions of the east coast of Mexico remain a target for this system, however, the good news is that it is not expected […]

Tropical Depression Four Forms In The Atlantic

A Tropical Depression has formed over the Atlantic ocean and is expected to intensify over the upcoming days.  The track of this particular storm is unknown, however, it could threaten the US mainland.  The Capital Weather Gang has recently published an article on this phenomena.  The following is an excerpt from the piece: Tropical Depression […]

Hurricane Iselle & Tropical Storm Julio Threaten Hawaii

Although this hurricane season has been rather quiet over the Atlantic thus far, the Pacific season has been a different.  Several storms have developed, however, there have been no major impacts to highly populated areas.  That could change in the near future, as Hurricane Iselle & Tropical Storm Julio threaten Hawaii. The residents of Hawaii […]

Arthur Reaches Hurricane Strength

As we mentioned yesterday, there was potential that Arthur would intensify to hurricane strength.  This morning, that came true.  Hurricane Arthur becomes the first hurricane of the Atlantic season, with max sustained winds of ~80mph.  Here is what Arthur looks like via visible satellite: This tropical system is currently crawling at ~10mph northeast along the […]

Lexington Hit By Severe Thunderstorm

This evening a severe thunderstorm impacted Lexington, KY.  Numerous hail reports rolled in, with sizing ranging from 1/2 – 3/4″ in diameter. Torrential rain, 1/2″ to 3/4″ #hail at my house so far… — Tom Ackerman (@TomAckermanWx) June 19, 2014 @TomAckermanWx what the hail is going on? — Becky Minor (@swedething) June 19, […]