Category Archives: Models

Storm Prediction Center Update: 8/16/17

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows some severe threats this week. Day 1:  Enhanced Risk The SPC has issued an Enhanced Risk for parts of the Eastern Great Plains for the remainder of the day and into the evening. … Continue reading

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Long Range Forecasting: 8/15/17-8/22/17

It is time to look ahead at the long range forecast, as told by the GFS model. The next week will be warm, but not nearly as rainy this week.  The chances of precipitation are much lower, as dry air approaches … Continue reading

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Storm Prediction Center Update: 8/9/17

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows some severe threats this week. Day 1:  Marginal Risk There are several marginal threat areas for the remainder of the day.  All of them have less than a 2% chance of tornadoes. All three … Continue reading

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Long Range Forecasting: 8/8/17-8/15/17

It is time to look ahead at the long range forecast, as told by the GFS model. The next week will be warm.  While there is a chance of precipitation of most days, the coverage and the chances are smaller this … Continue reading

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Storm Prediction Center Update: 8/2/17

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows some severe threats this week. Day 1:  Slight Risk There are two threat regions (1 Slight, 1 Marginal) in place for this evening and the early morning hours.  The Slight Risk is over the … Continue reading

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Long Range Forecasting: 8/1/17-8/8/17

It is time to look ahead at the long range forecast, as told by the GFS model. The next week will be warm, though precipitation is possible most days this week.  The chances of rain and the severity of rainfall are … Continue reading

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Storm Prediction Center Update: 7/26/17

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook shows some severe threats this week. Day 1:  Marginal Risk There are three Marginal Risks in place for this evening and the early morning hours.  One of these risks is over the Intermountain West region, … Continue reading

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