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Slight Risk: 4/14/14

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Slight Risk for parts of the Gulf Coast today. Associated with this risk is a 2% Tornado Threat ring. The troublemaker for all of this severe weather is a cold front that … Continue reading

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Storms Yesterday

There were no reported tornadoes in the area I targeted yesterday. There was a really nasty squall line that produced lots of wind reports, however. On base reflectivity, we can see the storms pass through Louisiana, with almost no break … Continue reading

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Yesterday in Florida

It was a good thing the Storm Prediction Center (SPC) issued a Slight Risk yesterday for Florida. The squall line that blew from west to east across central Florida produced one tornado and generated some severe wind damage. Thanks to … Continue reading

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8-15-13: Slight Risk

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a slight risk for parts of the Southern Plains today: Associated with this risk is a 5% tornado ring: To summarize, SPC is focusing on two shortwaves passing through KS later this evening. They … Continue reading

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Outflow Boundary near Albuquerque

Yesterday, we got a little bit of rain and plenty of wind in Rio Rancho (near Albuquerque). I checked the radar and have compiled an animation from what I saw: This storm was not phenomenal, but I wanted to point … Continue reading

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Potential Chase Sunday and Monday….

The storm season has started to open up in the Great Plains. Yesterday, there were a number of tornadoes across Texas. And now I’m watching Sunday and Monday’s outlook very closely. It looks like two shortwaves will pass through, one … Continue reading

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Slight Risk: 4-16-13

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a slight risk for today in three clumps. Of most interest to me is the one over northern TX, which also contains a 2% tornado ring. The satellite image at 18z shows that the … Continue reading

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