Weather Fan Christmas Gift Ideas from a Real Meteorologist

Hello everyone. It's getting cold, even here in New Mexico. It's also dark before I get home from work, which is a tad depressing. But fear not, because those endless Election Day commercials are about to give way to endless Christmas gift commercials. It's time to start shopping, and if you're here at Wildcard Weather …

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Tornadoes and NWS Storm Assessment Teams

Good evening everyone, Add one more confirmed tornado to our July total. This was posted yesterday by my local forecast office. And from their Public Information Statement THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON MA HAS CONFIRMED THAT THREE WATERSPOUTS FORMED OFF THE COAST OF MANOMET IN PLYMOUTH COUNTY AT 406 PM ON TUESDAY JULY 24 …

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Know about the NWS Storm Prediction Center?

Happy Sunday everyone. Since we've started this blog out with a few severe weather posts, I wanted to share something. Did you know that the National Weather Service has an office with the sole responsibility of predicting the country's severe weather threats? Based in Norman, OK, the Storm Prediction Center (SPC) keeps an eye out …

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