Archive for March 1st, 2022

WeatherBrains 841: I HATE sleet

WeatherBrains Episode 841 is now online (February 28th, 2022). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE podcast for you!

Tonight’s show is a homegrown discussion on numerical weather prediction led by Dr. Neil Jacobs.

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  • Discussion on global models and convection-allowing models (43:35)
  • Launch of the GOES-18 satellite (1:36:40)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice (01:22:40)
  • This Week in Tornado History With Jen (01:24:34)
  • National Weather Round-Up (01:45:50)
  • E-Mail Segment (01:26:35)
  • and more!

Web Sites from Episode 841:

Midland Two Way and Weather Radios

Picks of the Week:

Bruce Jones – Out

Jen Narramore – First WEAM alert issued today by Cass County Sheriff

Rick Smith – SPC Severe Weather Outlooks At A Glance

Neil Jacobs – Unified Forecast System

Troy Kimmel – Foghorn

Kim Klockow-McClain – Vulnerability beyond Stereotypes: Context and Agency in Hurricane Risk Communication

Bill Murray – Out

James Spann – The amazing improvements in winter weather forecasting since the 1970s

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.