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WeatherBrains 796: 4.27.11 TN/GA/VA

WeatherBrains Episode 796 is now online (April 19th, 2021). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrain is the Chief Meteorologist at WJHL-TV in Johnson City, Tennessee.  Mark Reynolds, welcome!

Our second Guest WeatherBrain is the Chief Meteorologist at WRCB-TV in Chattanooga, Tennessee.  Paul Bayrs, welcome!

Our third Guest WeatherBrain is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Morristown, Tennessee.  David Hotz, welcome!

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • EF4 in Smokies on 4/27/11 (38:30)
  • Lessons learned after 4/27/11 (1:08:36)
  • Effects on mental health in the aftermath of 4/27 (1:20:10)
  • Ongoing research for tornadoes in mountains (44:40)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice
  • This Week in ornado 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 796:

Mark Reynolds Twitter

Paul Barys Twitter

Picks of the Week:

Bruce Jones – NWS Birmingham 4/27 Stories

Mark Reynolds – 1929 Rye Cove tornado outbreak

Mark Reynolds – 1933 Cherry Hill Tornado

Bruce Jones – Foghorn

Jen Narramore – AMS Weather Band Tweet

Nate Johnson – NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Succeeds in Historic First Flight

Troy Kimmel – Medieval weather prediction

Kim Klockow-McClain – Out

Bill Murray – Out

James Spann – Nate Johnson Tweet

Aubrey Urbanowicz – Chris Jackson 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 795: April 16, 2011

WeatherBrains Episode 795 is now online (April 12th, 2021). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrain is the Chief Meteorologist at ABC 11 in Raleigh, North Carolina.  He’s been in broadcast meteorology since 1991.  He was named Chief Meteorologist in in 2007.  Chris Hohmann, welcome to WeatherBrains!

Our second Guest WeatherBrain is the Emergency Coordinator for central Carolina amateur radio Skywarn.  She’s been volunteering with the NWS since 2005.  She’s also a SKYWARN class instructor.  Virginia Enzor, welcome!

Our third guest WeatherBrain is the Warning Coordination Meteorologist at the NWS in Raleigh.  He’s been with the NWS since 1999.  He’s worked at the NWS offices in Newport, Morehead City, Tampa, Flagstaff and Raleigh, where he’s been since 2012.  Nick Petro, welcome to WeatherBrains!

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • Challenges of getting word out about significant severe threats (45:00)
  • Role of NWS Chat during 4/15/11 outbreak (1:00:30)
  • What did meteorologists learn from 4/15/11 outbreak?  (1:04:00)
  • 1984 North Carolina tornado outbreak (1:09:40)
  • 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 795:

ABC-TV 11 Raleigh weather

Picks of the Week:

Nick Petro – ‘Average’ Atlantic hurricane season to reflect more storms

Bruce Jones – April 11, 1965 Palm Sunday Tornado Outbreak

Jen Narramore – Car spins, flips during tornado in Seneca, South Carolina

Nate Johnson – April 16, 2011 Tornado Outbreak

Troy Kimmel – HDWX Products

Kim Klockow-McClain – What is a Tornado Outbreak? Perspectives through Time

Bill Murray – Foghorn

James Spann – Extended Range Forecast of Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Activity and Landfall Strike Probability for 2021

Aubrey Urbanowicz – WXCHARTS

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.

Audible.com grhic