Jet Stream Shifting North

Good Memorial Day afternoon bloggers,

I have been doing a lot of research on the cycling pattern. I think you will find our presentation on June 22nd quite fascinating. To many of you there won’t be many surprises, but I think […]

May 29th, 2017|General|2 Comments

Look At The Thunderstorms NOT modeled

Good late evening bloggers,

The NAM model came out with a very “bad” solution with extreme severe weather near KC Saturday around 7 PM. This same model, however, is modeling NOTHING where these thunderstorms are located at 9 PM:

May 26th, 2017|General|13 Comments

Another Difficult Severe Weather Forecast

Good morning bloggers,

There is a risk of severe thunderstorms on Saturday. We will be monitoring this closely and if anything does form our weather team will be tracking any severe weather risks as they threaten where you live. Summer is […]

May 26th, 2017|General|12 Comments

Holiday Weekend Severe Weather Risks

Good morning bloggers,

Kansas City Holiday Weather Time-Line:

  • Today: An absolutely gorgeous day. High: 76° with a south breeze around 15 mph
  • Tonight: A 10% chance of a thunderstorm around 4 AM. So, this likely means it will be dry in […]
May 25th, 2017|General|21 Comments

A Strong Disturbance Moves South From Canada

Good morning bloggers,

It is a stormy morning over the southeastern United States with wide spread rain and a few thunderstorms. Farther west, there is a band of light rain showers moving across the Kansas/Missouri border as a disturbance moves through. […]

May 23rd, 2017|General|21 Comments

A Quiet Day Compared To Six Years Ago

Good morning bloggers,

Six years ago today was one of the worst tornado days in our weather history.  Joplin Missouri was blasted by an EF-5 tornado that killed 158 people and produced a $2.8 billion disaster.  The wind speeds in that […]

May 22nd, 2017|General|15 Comments

A Developing Cold Front & Clipper System

Good morning bloggers,

Kansas City Weather Time-Line (Looking into Memorial Day weekend):

  • Today:  A gorgeous day as we are in the circulation around the big storm moving into Canada.  In winter this would have been a colder breezy day. The May […]
May 21st, 2017|General|12 Comments