Category Archives: NowCasting

Severe Storms Forecast: 6/3/18

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Slight Risk today for New Mexico. They also issued a 2% Tornado Threat Ring centered in this area as well. Synoptically speaking, the 250 mb NAM chart shows little upper-level support.  We … Continue reading

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The Weather Today

Today has been moderately depressing in terms of technology. Normally, I do a weather report on the train in the morning, but my tablet died (and isn’t going to be replaced anytime soon), so I did no such thing. Weather-wise, … Continue reading

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Socorro, NM

In lieu of a weather prediction, I am going to report on what I am seeing for Socorro this morning. Currently, there is a Severe Thunderstorm Warning in effect for central Socorro County, including Socorro and the New Mexico Tech … Continue reading

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Bow Echoes in Mississippi

There was a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms earlier today across the south. I did not post about it, and the threat has been reduced. The conditions today did yield a long squall line. Looking at the squall line, there … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Today: 11/16/14

There were no severe storms yesterday. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Slight Risk for parts of the Gulf Coast today. Associated with the Slight Risk area is a 5% Tornado Threat Ring. There are storms already firing, … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Today: 10/13/14

I am watching the radar around Poplar Bluff, MO, where there is a tornado warning in progress. I have spent a busted chase day in Poplar Bluff, and passed through there this summer as well. It is a beautiful part … Continue reading

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Photos: 9/15/14

As a few showers and thunderstorms formed throughout the state, I got a few photos from the Belen, NM Railrunner Station of the altocumulus clouds. Thank you for taking the time to view my photos!

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Severe Weather Today: 8/27/14

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Slight Risk today for parts of the Great Plains. Associated with this Slight Risk is a 5% Tornado Threat Ring. The day is mostly over, and storms are beginning to fire in … Continue reading

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Tornado Warning in Kansas

There is a tornado warning in Northwest Kansas not too far away from Goodland. The radar shows the beginnings of a hook echo on base reflectivity, but the storm relative velocity (SRV) is not showing much of an “away” component. … Continue reading

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Storm in Nebraska

I was watching the radar late this evening in Nebraska. It looks like there is a tornado warned cell that passed through Chadron, in the northwestern part of the state. This storm is all by itself. The vertical display shows … Continue reading

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