Tag Archives: radar

Video of the Week: 9/24/17

This week’s video shows the inside of the Duluth National Weather Service radar dome.  This video was taken as they were making some repairs to one of the drive gears.  It was a ten day repair, with six people working … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/25/17

Yesterday, the weather was nice after threatening to rain and storm off and on. This morning has been sunny, still and mild.  There were no clouds by  Socorro Peak (M-Mountain) this morning.   National Weather Service (NWS) in Albuquerque forecasts … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/24/17

Yesterday, the weather was mostly cloudy all day.  I ran through a few patches of rain along my commute.  By evening, it was cloudy, mild and still in Rio Rancho. This morning has been quite dreary in the Rio Grande … Continue reading

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New Mexico Weather: 8/23/17

Yesterday, the weather varied along our route home from Westminster, CO.  We ran through several bouts of rain, but then sunny skies.  I was constantly switching between windshield wipers and sunglasses.  In the end, we had a nice sunset between … Continue reading

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Punching a Squall Line

I had a long day yesterday and today, and was unable to post. I was late getting into the hotel last night, as I punched a squall line in western Maryland.  No hail, but lots of rain. Thank you for … Continue reading

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Radar Images from Virginia

I grabbed two radar images on Radar Scope from the tornado outbreak on the 24th.  The first image is of the tornado near Waverly, VA.  Notice the strong, tight, couplet with this storm in the high resolution storm relative winds … Continue reading

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Storm 8/24/15

Yesterday evening, there was a storm near Becker, NM, that was a textbook example of the popup-type thunderstorms we can expect in this low-shear atmosphere. From the shuttle window near Bernardo: On radar, we can see that the cell became … Continue reading

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