Have you wanted to learn how to become a storm spotter – one of the people that helps relay what’s going on outside during severe weather? The National Weather Service offers many classes during the spring months around the area, and they’re free. Consider taking one – they’re fun, informational, and are even good to re-take if […]
Monday’s tornado in Hammon, Oklahoma was the first tornado in the US for awhile – since late January. Not only that, but there’s some good footage of it.
While we don’t typically talk much about severe weather here in February, it’s the hot talk right now. And it’s because of the lack of a type of severe weather – tornadoes. The folks in Norman, Oklahoma released this information yesterday – there were no tornadoes in the United States during the month of February. This […]
Fish were falling from the sky in Australia last week. Here’s the story… From the story… WHILE the Top End and Central Australia have been battered by torrential rains, a Territory town has reportedly had fish falling from the sky. The freak phenomena happened not once, but twice, on Thursday and Friday afternoon about 6pm […]
As we’ve been plugging the last couple days, we’re looking at a change in the pattern and with that a good shot at severe weather. Unfortunately, there’s an accompanying excessive rain threat as a front is going to be washing back and forth across southern Minnesota to north Iowa. Thunderstorm activity will primarily be focused […]
The SPC still has us in a slight risk for severe weather on Tuesday. A strong area of low pressure will pass across the upper Midwest, bringing first a warm front, followed by a cold front through our area. The dynamics are certainly there for severe weather, but a few x-factors are going into the […]
For weeks now, the jetstream has been approaching us from the northwest bringing occasional rain and seasonable to cooler than normal temperatures. Beginning Monday, this flow is shifting, becoming southwesterly and delivering a good chance for occasional thunderstorms through this week. Along with the chance for storms, warm and humid air is going to remain […]
Honestly, it’s a struggle to find something new and different to talk about as our weather hasn‘t varied much lately. Since last Friday our highs have stayed 10 to 20 degrees below our climate average, but we’re headed back to the 70s beginning Friday afternoon. Woo-hoo! While it’s been quiet here, severe weather activity has […]