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WeatherBrains 835: Never Doubt That Stupid Warm Nose

WeatherBrains Episode 835 is now online (January 17th, 2022). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE podcast for you!

Tonight is yet another homegrown show.  Tonight we discuss the recent winter weather event and the challenges of snow forecasting for the meteorological community in general.

Our email officer Jen is continuing to handle the incoming messages from our listeners. Reach us here: email@weatherbrains.com.

  • Basics of snow forecasting (10:25)
  • When does the NWS begin to flag a potential winter storm? (29:55)
  • Initial steps for meteorologists when creating a winter weather forecast (41:00)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice (01:20:35)
  • This Week in Tornado History With Jen
  • National Weather Round-Up (01:28:12)
  • E-mail Officer (01:23:00)
  • and more!

Web Sites from Episode 835:

 

Picks of the Week:

Jen Narramore – Tornado Talk TikTok

Rick Smith – 2022 National Storm Chaser Summit

Neil Jacobs – Out

Troy Kimmel – Haleyville, AL AWOS

Kim Klockow-McClain – Out

Bill Murray – Foghorn

James Spann – NCEP Plume Viewer

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Southeast Severe Storms Symposium Twitter

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

WeatherBrains 834: Pain In My Butt For 20 Years

WeatherBrains Episode 834 is now online (January 11th, 2021). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE podcast for you!

Tonight’s show is a homegrown roundtable discussion of all things weather related.  Join us!

Our email officer Jen is continuing to handle the incoming messages from our listeners. Reach us here: email@weatherbrains.com.

  • Changes in leadership at the NWS (41:10)
  • Problems concerning social media and weather (54:15)
  • New radar needed in Meridian? (1:14:00)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice (01:26:23)
  • This Week in Tornado History With Jen (01:28:10)
  • National Weather Round-Up (01:41:56)
  • E-mail Officer (01:30:00)
  • and more!

Web Sites from Episode 834:

Snowband probability tracker

Picks of the Week:

Jen Narramore – Grammarly.com

Rick Smith –  Out

Neil Jacobs – “Thor’s Legions: Weather Support to the U. S. Air Force and Army, 1937-1987” by John Fuller

Troy Kimmel – Universities Need to Catch Up to the Post-vaccine Reality

Troy Kimmel – DSM (Daily Summary Message)

Troy Kimmel – MSM (Monthly Summary Message)

Kim Klockow-McClain – Making weather forecasts is hard. Getting people to understand them is even harder.

Bill Murray – Foghorn

James Spann – River Runner Global

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Out

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