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Satellite Image of the Week 2020 #18

This week’s image was taken earlier this week over the southern Great Plains This week’s image is of the severe weather that was firing over the southern Great Plains. The SPC had issued a Moderate Risk for this area. Storms … Continue reading

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Moderate Risk: 4/28/20

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk for parts of the southern Great Plains. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a 10% tornado threat ring.   To summarize the SPC:  An upper-level trough will dig south through … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2020 #17

This week’s image was taken earlier today over the center of the United States today. This week’s image is of a mid-latitude cyclone crossing northeast through the middle of the country. If you follow the clouds, you can find the … Continue reading

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Moderate Risk: 3/28/20

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk for northern Illinois. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a hatched 15% tornado threat ring, marked “SIG SEVERE”. To summarize the SPC:  A mid- and upper-level trough and associated cold … Continue reading

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1/10/20: Moderate Risk Follow Up

I meant to follow up on the SPC Moderate Risk that occurred back on 1/10/20.  According to the Storm Prediction Center (SPC), there were 18 tornadoes across MO, OK, AR, TX, and LA.  Unfortunately, there were three reported fatalities and … Continue reading

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St. Robert, MO, to Oklahoma City, OK, Weather: 1/1/20

I will be traveling from St. Robert, MO, to Oklahoma City, OK.  This will be day 14 of our annual Christmas trip.  We didn’t go as far as expected last night, but decided it was worth taking an extra day … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2019 #19

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows a few mature cells at sunset over northern Missouri These were probably the only storms to fire today at all, and they were out of reach for us.  Instead, we hung out … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2019 #8

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows a view of the mid-latitude cyclone that is causing the severe weather in the south. I have marked the approximate locations of the cold front (blue) and warm front (red).  The warm … Continue reading

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Christmas Road Trip 2018: Day 21

We made it as far as Dayton, OH, last night. We will be leaving Ohio today and heading southwest.  I don’t know how far we’ll get.  I’m going to estimate some place like Joplin, MO.  We will have to dodge … Continue reading

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Christmas Road Trip 2018: Day 20

Yesterday was cool, cloudy and drizzly all day.  The rain turned to graupel and snow in the evening, though there was only a dusting’s worth here in Medina. We will be leaving Ohio today and heading southwest.  I don’t know … Continue reading

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