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WeatherBrains 592: Aubrey Drinking on the Job

WeatherBrains Episode 592 is now online (May 22, 2017). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrains are from

Guest WeatherBrain #1 grew up obsessed with lightning and severe weather. He has a B.S. in Atmospheric Science from SUNY Albany. He is currently employed at Earth Networks (WeatherBug) where he spends his work days making custom forecasts and monitoring the weather for a wide variety of industries. Mark Ellinwood, welcome to WeatherBrains!

And Guest WeatherBrain #2 caught the weather bug watching tall cumulus towers build in the deserts of Arizona during monsoon season. James’s meteorology interests include radar, satellite/remote sensing and observational networks. James holds a Masters degree in Emergency Management from North Dakota State University and a bachelors in Geospatial Information Systems from Millersville University. James Hyde, welcome to WeatherBrains!

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • Extremes: 111 at Death Valley, CA, and 25 at Bryce Canyon, UT
  • Good rain event for SE US helping drought conditions
  • Cold in North Central US including some snow
  • Flash flood watches from S LA to N SC
  • Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice
  • and more!

Our email bag officer pulls out the incoming messages from our listeners.

From The Weather Center:

WeatherBrains 101: No 101 segment for this episode due to other work projects taking entirely too much time.

Listener SurveyListener Surveys: Okay, we continue to drive this topic into the ground, but we really do like to hear from you. Many thanks to everyone who has taken the time to fill out the Listener Survey. The survey takes just a minute or two to complete and provides us with an opportunity to learn where you are and hear your thoughts and comments on the show. Click here to take the survey.

Web Sites from Episode 592:

US Tornadoes web site

Severe Studios

ND Mesonet – NDAWN

Significant Tornadoes in US by Grazulis

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Picks of the Week:

Mark Ellinwood – Tropical Tidbits

James Hyde – shows Lego model of GOES-16

Brian Peters – Gets fog horn!

James Spann – GOES 16 satellite images

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Tornado tracks Midwestern Regional Climate Center

The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like Nate Johnson, Bill Murray, Aubrey Urbanowicz, Rick Smith, Kevin Selle, and Brian Peters. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating netcast about weather. graphic

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