Archive for May 29th, 2024

WeatherBrains 958: Count Our Blessings; Take Our Naps

WeatherBrains Episode 958 is now online (May 28th, 2024). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE podcast for you!

Our Guest WeatherBrain tonight is a 14-year-old weather enthusiast from St. Louis, Missouri.  He’s recently been interviewed on The Weather Channel, Fox News Weather, and other podcasts as well as going viral on X/formerly known as twitter.  He focuses on severe weather forecasts and covering severe weather all over America.  Most recently, he covered the severe weather outbreak last weekend in Texas and Oklahoma.  Beckett Moore, it’s an honor to have you on tonight’s episode and welcome to the show!

Bruce Jones of Midland Weather Radio also is back to discuss the importance of NOAA Weather Radio and its timely warnings and information.

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

  • Looking back at North Texas severe weather on 05/25/24
  • Beckett’s livestream setup for severe weather streams (16:00)
  • Advice to younger weather enthusiasts who want to pursue the science (25:45)
  • Monetizing weather and social media (38:00)
  • Questioning wall to wall coverage of Valley View, TX tornado (43:30)
  • Advice for those afraid of severe weather (58:00)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice (01:16:36)
  • This Week in Tornado History With Jen (No segment this week)
  • National Weather Round-Up (No segment this week)
  • E-Mail Segment (01:18:38)
  • and more!

Web Sites from Episode 958:  

Moore Weather on X

Moore Weather on YouTube


Midland Radio

Picks of the Week:

Beckett Moore – Video of tornado near Windthorst, Texas over Memorial Day Weekend 2024

Bruce Jones – Barnsdall Main Street Well Site

James Aydelott – James Aydelott on X: Twin tornadoes lofting debris near Decatur, AR

Jen Narramore – 1925 Tri-State Tornado Damage Path and Associated Storm System

Rick Smith – Out

Neil Jacobs – Out

Troy Kimmel – Plane Being Blown Away from DFW Gate in Severe Storm

Kim Klockow-McClain – The Great St. Louis Tornado of 1896

Bill Murray – Foghorn

James Spann – Keenan Willard on X: Multiple deaths in North Texas tornado

The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like Troy Kimmel, Bill Murray, Rick Smith, James Aydelott, 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.