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WeatherBrains 769: I Always Forget That #?!*&% Thing

WeatherBrains Episode 769 is now online (October 12th, 2020). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrain is a Phd candidate at Penn State University and holds a meteorology degree from the University of Nebraska.  Dylan Steinkruger, welcome to the show!

Tonight’s Guest Panelist is an alumni of Penn State University.  She is a former broadcast meteorologist for WDEF-TV in Chattanooga, Tennessee and is Public Affair Manager for the Insurance Institute  for Businesss and Home Safety.  Christina Gropp, welcome to WeatherBrains!

Our second Guest Panelist is the owner of The Guardian Canary/ITAS.  He is a meteorologist who earned his degree from the University of South Alabama and is a former NWS employee.  Scott Elmore, welcome!

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • Artificial Intelligence machine learning
  • Reduce the FAR?
  • Does the NWS issue too many warnings/How does the public perceive warnings?
  • Hurricane Delta remnant tornado warnings
  • Imminent Tornado Alerting Service
  • 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 769:

The Guardian Canary

Dylan Steinkruger

IBHS

Fortified Home

Picks of the Week:

Christina Gropp – Alabama’s nation-leading 16,000 Fortified roofs held up well to Hurricane Sally

Bruce Jones – On Duty tool

Jen Narramore – Out

Nate Johnson – Stanford Tweet

Troy Kimmel – ACARS Plots

Kim Klockow-McClain – Out

Bill Murray – Colorado State University Machine Learning

James Spann – ENSO Diagnostic Discussion

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Larry W. Brown Tweet

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.

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WeatherBrains 768: I’m Certified As Nuts

WeatherBrains Episode 768 is now online (October 5th, 2020). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrain is a native Texan who grew up in Belton, Texas.  He earned a Law Degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas.  He then became a broadcast meteorologist on KWTX-TV and retired in 2011.  He worked as a police legal advisor and a criminal prosecutor for 24 years in Bell County, Texas.  Lon Curtis, welcome to WeatherBrains!

About – Tornado Talk

Tonight’s Guest Panelist is the Chief Meteorologist at FOX 23 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  He’s working on his Master’s Degree and is even a pilot!  James Aydelott, welcome to the show!

NBC5 meteorologist James Aydelott heading back home to Tulsa | Uncle Barky's Bytes

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • The 1997 Jarrell, TX EF-5
  • Hurricane Delta
  • The importance and effectiveness of knowing geography in a television market
  • 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 768:

Lon Curtis Twitter

James Aydelott Twitter

Lon Curtis Central Texas Weather Page

Digital Atmosphere

GRLevelX Main Page

Picks of the Week:

James Aydelott – MOSE Project works

Lon Curtis – “Isaac’s Storm: A Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane In History” by Erik Larson

Bruce Jones – CAL FIRE

Jen Narramore – Austin, TX Tornadoes of May 4, 1922

Nate Johnson – Foghorn

Troy Kimmel – Tasmanian devils Back in Australia For First Time in 3,000 Years

Kim Klockow-McClain – Out

Bill Murray – Out

James Spann – Achieving Accuracy through Ambiguity: the Interactivity of Risk Communication in Severe Weather Events

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Scott From Scotland Tweet

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.

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