WeatherBrains Episode 407 is now online (November 11, 2013). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!
Tonight’ s Guest WeatherBrain, Dr. Yvette Richardson, is an Associate Professor at Penn State University, where she studies tornadoes and other severe weather phenomena. She is active in the AMS and UCAR. She, her husband, and their two children reside in State College, PA.
Tonight’s Guest Panelist is Tim Troutman, Lead Meteorologist at the NWS in Huntsville, AL. He has a special project many of our listeners will be interested in concerning April 3-4, 1974.
Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:
Our email bag officer is continuing to handle the incoming messages from our listeners including international email!
And Nate has the latest weather news.
From The Weather Center:
WeatherBrains 101: This week in our 101 episode we begin a look at what might be one of the most overused terms in the field of meteorology – the jet stream. It gets blamed for a lot of things, so we look into what it is.
TWIWH: Bill Murray looks back at the week of November 11th.
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Web Sites from Episode 407:
Picks of the Week:
JB Elliott – Cryosphere Today
Nate Johnson – Weather at College of DuPage
Bill Murray – SPC Severe Weather Database
Brian Peters – same as James Spann
Yvette Richardson – Weather with the sinking of Edmund Fitzgerald
James Spann – WPC Winter Weather Forecasts
Aubrey Urbanowicz – Guest commentary at Capital Weather Gang
The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like JB Elliott, Nate Johnson, Bill Murray, Aubrey Urbanowicz, and Brian Peters. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating netcast about weather.