WeatherBrains Episode 448 is now online (August 25, 2014). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!
Our Guest WeatherBrain this week is a returning Guest in the form of Dr. Marshall Shepherd. Dr. Marshall was one of the panelists on WeatherBrains 384. J. Marshall Shepherd is a meteorologist, professor at the University of Georgia’s Department of Geography, the director of the university’s atmospheric sciences program, and was the president of the American Meteorological Society for 2013. Dr. Shepherd has a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology (1991), Master of Science degree in Physical Meteorology, and a Ph.D. in Physical Meteorology, all obtained at Florida State University. For a complete list of his many accomplishments and undertakings, go here. Dr. Shepherd is the host of a new show on The Weather Channel called Weather Geeks.
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From The Weather Center:
WeatherBrains 101: Air exerts a force, so this week our 101 segment looks at air pressure. Air pressure can change through a couple of different ways, so we look at that, too..
TWIWH: Bill Murray is AWOL for this episode.
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Web Sites from Episode 448:
Picks of the Week:
Nate Johnson – GOES-14 SRSOR Imagery
Brian Peters – Earth Observing System Data and Information System
John Scala – Lightning in super slow motion
Kevin Selle – Android App Hobbles NWS Web Page
Marshall Shepherd – Weather Geeks TWC Facebook Page
James Spann – Rumor about Hurricane Heading to New Orleans
Aubrey Urbanowicz – Gets the Fog Horn
SkyDavers Blog – The Fog Bank
The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like Nate Johnson, Bill Murray, Aubrey Urbanowicz, Rick Smith, and Brian Peters. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating netcast about weather.