WeatherBrains 366: Spann’s Pants are Drooping

WeatherBrains Episode 366 is now online (January 28, 2013). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!

This is a real first for WeatherBrains with almost all of the crew in the studios at ABC 3340 in Birmingham with our special in-studio guest Johnny Parker. Johnny is an 18 year old young man who loves weather. He has overcome numerous issues with cerebral palsy. His family’s home was destroyed by one of the the April 27, 2011, EF5 tornado in Smithville, MS.

Also joining us as a guest panelist is Michelle Li. Currently with WECT-TV, Michelle Li recently won a regional Emmy award for her efforts to be interactive with viewers online. The award she received was the regional Emmy presented by the Mid-South chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:

  • Extremes: 89 at Falfurrias, TX, and -15 at Presque Isle, ME
  • Severe weather setup for the Southeast on Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Much colder air blows in after the storms at mid-week
  • and more!
  • Our email bag officer is AWOL, so who knows who will handle the incoming mail.

    From The Weather Center:

    WeatherBrains 101: The 101 segment continues our series on Dual Polarization radar. This week it is about one of the new Dual Polarization products, the CC or Correlation Coefficient.

    TWIWH: Bill Murray looks back at the week of January 28th.

    Listener SurveyListener Surveys: Okay, we continue to drive this topic into the ground, but we really do like to hear from you. Many thanks to everyone who has taken the time to fill out the Listener Survey. The survey takes just a minute or two to complete and provides us with an opportunity to learn where you are and hear your thoughts and comments on the show. Click here to take the survey.

    Web Sites from Episode 366:

    Parker Weather Service

    Johnny Parker’s Blog

    WECT-TV Wilmington, NC

    Picks of the Week:

    Bill Murray – SPC Tornado Environment Browser

    Brian Peters – NWS Current Weather Products by Name

    Kevin Selle – Find a Forecast

    James Spann – Nooly Weather App

    The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like Bill Murray, Kevin Selle, and Brian Peters. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating netcast about weather. graphic

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