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Severe Weather Today: 5/10/15

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk for severe weather in a ring near the Dallas/Fort Worth Metro area. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a 10% Tornado Threat Ring. There are already three Tornado Watches in … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Today: 4/19/15

I wasn’t too far off yesterday. At first, I wondered if I had predicted too far east, but there were two tornadoes in northeastern Colorado, not too far from Goodland, KS. In total, seven tornadoes touched down yesterday across the … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Today: 4/9/15

Yesterday, I did a quick forecast before leaving work for a seminar. I targeted an area well east of where the tornadoes formed, with the closest one being 142 miles from the place I picked. Today, the Storm Prediction Center … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Today: 10/14/14

The storms yesterday produced 12 tornadoes in IL, TN, and FL. There were severe wind reports scattered all about the south. Notice how the tornadoes were on the edges of this system- this may be due to the fact that … Continue reading

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Moderate Risk: 5/11/14

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk today for parts of the Northern Great Plains. Associated with the Moderate Risk is a 10% hatched Tornado Threat Ring: The SPC issued the outlook due to the possible interaction … Continue reading

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Moderate Risk: 5/8/14

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Moderate Risk for parts of Minnesota and Iowa today. Associated with this Moderate Risk is a 10% hatched tornado threat ring. The SPC outlook discusses an interaction between a shortwave visible in … Continue reading

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Slight Risk: 5-28-13

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a slight risk for today across much of the Great Plains: Accompanying this risk is a 5% tornado risk ring: I forgot I was working on this until later in the day. At this … Continue reading

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MCS in target area

Well, it looks like there is an MCS raging in the target area. The tornado threat looks to have shifted a bit north. The cells are more discrete to the northeast as well- Woodward, OK area, which I thought was … Continue reading

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