“Heat Lightning” Doesn’t Exist

Throughout the summertime of my younger years I recall hearing my parents and grandparents toss a common term around…heat lightning.  Many of you reading this have probably used the term yourself…I sure know I have.  What if I told you that heat lightning didn’t exist?  In case you’re wondering, that’s a true statement.  There really […]

Split Flow Pattern

The pattern we are sliding into over the weekend and coming week will favor active weather.  This is because we are transitioning to a split flow pattern. So what is a split flow pattern?  Below is a depiction of the Jet Stream placement around 6 AM Friday.  The jet stream is a band of strong […]