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KU hosts Douglas County Severe Weather Symposium

KCTV5′s Meteorologist Tom Wachs explains the Moore, Okla. tornado on the map. Photo courtesy of Valerie Haag.

Audience members, storm spotters and chasers alike, nod in agreement in Woodruff Auditorium to KCTV5′s Meteorologist Tom Wachs’ statement about wearing bicycle helmets during a tornado. 435 more words

J415 Stories

Are lightning deaths on the rise?

“The frequency of lightning has somehow increased from what it used to be,” says Michael Nkalubo, commissioner at Meteorological Department of Uganda, a country where lightning storms are common.” 12 more words

Weather

Mother Nature!

Everyone is talking about Mother Nature as if she isn’t in the room. The wonder of lilting, lumbering flakes floating down from distended clouds lost their seasonal charm months ago. 471 more words

Essay/Memoir

Meteorologists Working To Decipher Path Of Winter Storm

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — There is so much riding on the path of any storm, it impacts lives, and no one knows that more than those who stare into the world of weather models looking for the answers. 301 more words

News

death of an electric citizen - edgar broughton band

We seem to be in the throes of some kind of weird-ass, stop-start spring. Has anybody else noticed the bird’s nests appearing in trees that haven’t even grown leaves yet? 669 more words

Politics

Weekend Planning: Rocket City Weather Fest 2014

This weekend in Huntsville, the 4th annual Rocket City Weather Fest will take place at the Shelby Center on the UAHuntsville campus.  If you or anyone in your family are interested in the weather, this is the event for you!   310 more words

Weekend Planning