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6/21/10: Storm Chase Predictions

We are starting the day in Tucumcari, NM, and headed northeast. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) issued an Enhanced Risk for southern Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Associated with the Enhanced Risk in Oklahoma/Kansas was a 5% Tornado Threat ring. The … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2020 #19

This week’s image was taken earlier this week over eastern Texas. This week’s image is an enhanced infrared image of a mesoscale convective system (MCS) that was exiting eastern Texas and southeastern Oklahoma overnight. The previous day, this system was … 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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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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Moderate Risk: 1/10/20

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk for eastern TX, LA, southern AR, southeastern OK, and western MS. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a hatched 15% tornado threat ring, marked “SIG SEVERE”. To summarize the SPC:  … Continue reading

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Oklahoma City, OK, to Rio Rancho, NM Weather: 1/2/20

I will be traveling from Oklahoma City, OK, to Rio Rancho, NM.  This will be day 15, the final day, of our annual Christmas trip. The NWS in Norman, OK, forecasts (for Oklahoma City, OK) a mostly cloudy day, with … 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 #52

This week’s image was taken this morning over the southern Great Plains. This image shows the clouds ahead of a cold front that is sweeping through the Great Plains.  The mid-latitude cyclone is centered over western Kansas, with the cold … Continue reading

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Santa Rosa, NM, to Little Rock, AR, Weather: 12/20/19

I will be traveling from Santa Rosa, NM, to Little Rock, AR,  This will be day 2 of our annual Christmas trip.  We didn’t get as far as we intended last night. The NWS in Albuquerque, NM, forecasts (for Santa … Continue reading

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