WeatherBrains 776: My Underwear Is Flapping Up and Down My Legs

WeatherBrains Episode 776 is now online (November 30th, 2020). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrain is a civil servant and a meteorological instructor for NOAA’s National Weather Service.  Dr. Barb Mayes Boustead, welcome to WeatherBrains!

Barb Mayes Boustead – Medium

Tonight’s Guest Panelist is the Warning Coordination Meteorologist at the NWS in northern Indiana.  Michael Lewis, welcome to the show!

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • SKYWARN Recognition Day December 5th 2020 (4:05)
  • Accumulated Winter Season Severity Index (56:51)
  • 2020 Hurricane season official ends (1:08:14)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice (Out this week)
  • This Week in Tornado History with Jen
  • National Weather Round-Up
  • and more!

Our email officer is continuing to handle the incoming messages from our listeners.

Web Sites from Episode 776:

Dr. Barb Mayes Boustead Twitter

Picks of the Week:

Dr. Barb Mayes Boustead – “The Beautiful Snow: The Ingalls Family, the Railroads, and the Hard Winter of 1880-81” by Cindy Wilson

Michael Lewis – SKYWARN Recognition Day

Jen Narramore – Foghorn

Nate Johnson – Out

Troy Kimmel – Weatherwise Magazine

Kim Klockow-McClain – Out

Bill Murray – Foghorn

James Spann – AMS Weather Band

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Out

The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like Troy Kimmel, Bill Murray, Aubrey Urbanowicz, Jen Narramore, Nate Johnson, and Kim Klockow-McClain. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating netcast about weather.

Audible.com graphic

WeatherBrains 775: I Don’t Make Enough Money To Have An Agent

WeatherBrains Episode 775 is now online (November 23rd, 2020). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrain is the evening meteorologist at Iowa’s News Now, a CBS and Fox affiliate in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  He studied meteorology at Western Illinois University and has been working in television since 2015.  Nick Stewart, welcome to WeatherBrains!

Tonight’s second Guest WeatherBrain retired last year after 45 years as a television meteorologist in the midwest.  He’s the former Chief Meteorologist at Iowa’s News Now and operates the weather website TSwails.com.  Terry Swails, welcome!

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • Forecasting a Derecho (39:10)
  • Where does Derecho rank historically in cost?  (53:10)
  • 2008 Parkersburg Tornado (59:55)
  • Is 2020 hurricane season over?  (01:24:15)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice
  • This Week in Tornado History with Jen
  • National Weather Round-Up
  • and more!

Our email officer is continuing to handle the incoming messages from our listeners.

Web Sites from Episode 775:

TSwails Weather

“Derecho 911: Iowa’s Inland Hurricane” by Terry Swails and Carolyn S. Wettstone

Picks of the Week:

Nick Stewart – Iowa Storm Help

Jen Narramore – Iowa 2020 Derecho: Incredible 80-85 mph winds and tree damage in Huxley, Iowa

Nate Johnson – Out

Troy Kimmel – Foghorn

Kim Klockow-McClain – Out

Bill Murray – Tempest Weather System

James Spann – WGN Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling shares how weight loss surgery changed his life

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Out

The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like Troy Kimmel, Bill Murray, Aubrey Urbanowicz, Jen Narramore, Nate Johnson, and Kim Klockow-McClain. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating netcast about weather.

Audible.com graphic