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2/23/19: Moderate Risk Follow Up

I meant to post yesterday about the Moderate Risk on Saturday. As expected, there were numerous tornadoes in Mississippi and Alabama. At least one of these tornadoes was responsible for a fatality and 11 injuries. Columbus, MS, was hit hard. … 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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Moderate Risk: 2/23/19

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk in Dixie Alley for this afternoon. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a hatched 15% tornado threat ring. The 18 Z upper air sounding from Jackson, MS, shows a rich … Continue reading

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Magdalena Storm Chase: Day #4

Today is the fourth day of the Magdalena Storm Chase!  We are starting our day in Salina, KS, and will head probably southwest today. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk again today. There is a 10% … Continue reading

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Magdalena Storm Chase: Day #3

Today is the third day of the Magdalena Storm Chase!  We started out our day in the Northwest Inn in Woodward, OK. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Enhanced Risk to our north.  Later in the day, this … Continue reading

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Severe Storms Forecast: 4/13/18

Follow up from yesterday:  no severe weather reported. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk for most of Arkansas, northern Louisiana and the northeastern corner of Texas. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a 15% Hatched Tornado … Continue reading

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Moderate Risk: 6/12/17

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk in a tight bull’s eye in Wyoming. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a hatched 15% tornado threat ring. The 12Z upper air sounding from North Platte, NE, shows a … Continue reading

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