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Cool and Gray With Some Showers

August 8, 2012 0 Comments
Cool and Gray With Some Showers

While rain has been a little more timely and plentiful in the past couple of weeks, we could always use some more and it looks like we stand a chance of picking up some decent rainfall totals in the next day or two as two storm systems will be affecting the region.  The first system […]

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Fresh Snow, But It Won’t Stick Around Long: The Regional Holiday Weekend Forecast

December 23, 2011 0 Comments
Fresh Snow, But It Won’t Stick Around Long: The Regional Holiday Weekend Forecast

A weak “clipper” system is swinging through the region today, producing a little light festive snow for us, but accumulations are rather light and thanks to a mild weekend, it won’t be lingering through the holiday.  A ridge of high pressure is expected to build back into the Upper Mississippi Valley behind today’s disturbance, bringing […]

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Economic Cost of Weather

June 25, 2011 0 Comments

Check out this article!  When I saw the title, “Economic cost of weather may total 485 billion in U.S”,  I was assuming that the amount listed was an estimate of how much it would cost the United States this year with the abnormally high amounts of Tornadoes, Flooding and other weather related natural disasters we […]

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Derby Weather

May 7, 2011 0 Comments

Well the Kentucky Derby is not a stranger to wet weather.  This is now the 136th running of the most exciting two minuets in sports and 62 times, it has been a wet sloppy track.   Doing the math it rains about 45% of the time the race is run.  Here is a link to the weather and track […]

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Need a break?

November 18, 2010 0 Comments

We’re still celebrating our birthdays here in the KTTC Weather Center. You can still take part in a daily trivia question through Sunday – so if you’re trying to kill some time at work, here’s five minutes.

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Nice & quiet this upcoming week

September 26, 2010 0 Comments

Nothing looks to be changing much in our forecast for the next seven days. Aside from some minor temperature adjustments, we look to have dry weather. Lots of sunshine, some clouds, and not too much in the way of high winds (it will be a little breezy Monday and Wednesday, however). We are still looking […]

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El Nino and Fall

August 25, 2009 0 Comments

It’s El Nino vs. the first fall freeze. Or is it? Read what experts are thinking about how…if…El Nino will play a factor in our first fall freeze. Enjoy the next couple of days of pleasant weather! Fall-ish weather is on tap for the weekend, with shower chances.

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New Interactive Radar!!!

April 3, 2009 1 Comment
New Interactive Radar!!!
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Post-Turkey Day Deals (…Your Forecast)

November 28, 2008 0 Comments

OK, I could wax philosophical about my Thanksgiving dinner, but I won’t. We lucked out with some fantastic weather for the holiday – although a little breezy. Today, winds will become less breezy as the afternoon wares on, so wind chills eventually won’t become too much of a factor. We’re aiming for highs in the […]

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Tomorrow: 33 Years Later…

November 9, 2008 1 Comment

November 10th: 1975, the Edmund Fitzgerald sinks; 29 killed. For reading material, you can check out this site by some folks at UW-Madison, this site dedicated to the ship, or you can check out good ‘ol Wikipedia . At least it won’t be that windy tomorrow. Cold, though. At least in the morning. 40s return […]

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