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Covering All Bases

The following weather events are forecast for today: Rain, including heavy rain and flooding in the South. Thunderstorms, including severe thunderstorms with tornadoes and high winds in the lower Mississippi River Valley. (A tornado watch is currently in effect for … Continue reading

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Busy Weather Pattern Continues for U.S.

We’ve already touched on the snowfall in Colorado and Minnesota, but snow isn’t the only story of this latest storm system.  Rain, and plenty of it, is currently falling across the southern Plains.  This will spread north and east, bringing … Continue reading

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Remnants of Typhoon Melor Slam Northern California

Northern California is currently experiencing heavy rain and high winds associated with a strong low pressure center over the Pacific Ocean.  This storm system is the offspring of Typhoon Melor, which slammed into Japan, near Nagoya, last week.  Like many … Continue reading

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Active Weather Pattern for Much of US/Canada

Severe weather and heavy snow are in the offing tonight and tomorrow across much of the US and parts of Canada.  Severe thunderstorm, tornado, and flood watches/warnings are in effect across the southern US while winter weather advisories and freeze … Continue reading

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North Georgia Flooding Kills Eight, Brings Evacutaions, Snarls Traffic

Just reposting from here.  Despite the forecast in the article, it appears much of the affected area was dry today.  There is still a chance for showers and thunderstorms through the remainder of the week. Major flooding in north Georgia … Continue reading

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South Africa Braces for Snow, Rain, and Wind

LINK to article Keep in mind it’s winter in South Africa, so this isn’t unusual, per se.  Snow in Johannesburg would certainly be a story, but that isn’t expected.  I think it’s just interesting to remember winter storms are still … Continue reading

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Bill a Hurricane; MO Does Not Need a Hurricane

As expected, TS Bill became Hurricane Bill today.  The projected path still has Bill turning northwestward in the next 24-48 hours and heading away from all landmasses until potentially interacting with Bermuda near the end of the week.  Of course, … Continue reading

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