Tag Archives: missouri

Satellite Image of the Week #26

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows several thunderstorms scattered over the central part of the country. The cluster over eastern Tennessee shows several stronger convective cells with overshooting tops.  The cluster over Missouri does as well, but this … Continue reading

Posted in Satellite Imagery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Satellite Image of the Week #23

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows a supercell that fired near the NE/KS/MO border along a boundary.  I like this image because you can see the clouds along the boundary tapering south.  You can also see the overshooting … Continue reading

Posted in Satellite Imagery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Christmas Road Trip 2017: Day 17

Today is the seventeenth day of our annual Christmas Road Trip.  Yesterday, we spent the evening driving across the frigid Midwest, crossing rural Ohio, Indiana and Illinois, stopping for the night in Effingham, IL. Today, we will continue southwest, driving … Continue reading

Posted in Local WX, Practicing Concepts, Predictions, Satellite Imagery, travel, Winter Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Joplin, MO, to Rio Rancho, NM, Weather: 7/30/17

Yesterday, was a beautiful day.  We had a pleasant cruise through rural Illinois and Missouri.  We had dinner at the Missouri Hick BBQ in Cuba, MO, and sat outside in their patio area, as the weather was sunny, mild, still … Continue reading

Posted in Local WX, Photography, Practicing Concepts, Predictions, Satellite Imagery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Peoria, IL, to Tulsa, OK, Weather: 7/29/17

Yesterday, was a beautiful day.  We did some exploring in Chicago, and then drove to Peoria in nearly perfect (albeit humid) weather.  There were only a few light clouds, no breeze, and mild temperatures. This morning has been mild, sunny … Continue reading

Posted in Local WX, Photography, Practicing Concepts, Predictions, Satellite Imagery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fort Scott, KS, to Forsyth, IL, Weather: 7/24/17

Yesterday, we had a rain-free and hot day across southern Kansas.  We ended the night in Fort Scott, KS, and were treated to a beautiful sunset: This morning has been warm, still and sunny.  We will travel from Fort Scott, … Continue reading

Posted in Local WX, Photography, Practicing Concepts, Predictions, Satellite Imagery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Guymon, OK, to St. Robert, MO, Weather: 7/23/17

Yesterday, we began our journey towards Illinois.  We ran through patchy rain in eastern New Mexico, and then a few thunderstorms in the Texas Panhandle.  We ended the night in Guymon, OK, due to our frequent stops to view the … Continue reading

Posted in Local WX, Photography, Practicing Concepts, Predictions, Satellite Imagery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment