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Area of Interest in the Atlantic; Tropical Storm Howard in the Pacific

All eyes are turning to the Atlantic ocean where we have an area being monitored for potential tropical development. A tropical wave southwest of the Cape Verde Islands is producing a disorganized area of showers and thunderstorms. Conditions surround the wave are somewhat favorable for development now, but become more hostile later this week. You…

9 Aug 2022, 9:15 pm

Severe Weather and Fire Concerns Continue Across the Northwest as the Heat Breaks

The Northwest has been feeling the heat the last several days, but the pattern is beginning to break down, bringing relief to this area. Heat Forecast After dealing with heat well over 100° for many, cooler temperatures will arrive to finish up the remaining portion of the work week. While temperatures will remain warm across…

9 Aug 2022, 9:00 pm

Monsoon Season: Pros & Cons

We are deep into the monsoon season and we have seen our fair share of thunderstorms resulting in flash flooding, dust storms, lightning and burn scar damage. With no major change to the pattern ahead, we can expect much of the same into the rest of August. Try not to curse the rain too much,…

9 Aug 2022, 8:30 pm

Rain, Storms & Flooding From the South to Ohio Valley

DALLAS, TX - It has been 67 days since our last measurable rain and although some across the Dallas metro saw some storms on Tuesday, the Dallas-Fort Worth airport only saw a trace of rainfall which technically keeps the streak going! Rainfall welcomed many in the southern plains, check out some of those areas where…

9 Aug 2022, 7:45 pm

Wildfire Update - Increased Containment For Some

Numerous wildfires continue to scorch the western United States. Here's a look at some of the wildfires currently burning in our western states. Fire Weather Dry and breezy conditions are in the forecast across portions of the Northwest. Red flag warnings (fire weather warnings) have been issued as a result. Lightning from both wet and…

9 Aug 2022, 7:30 pm

Northeast Heats Breaks Down with Storms

NORTHEAST - A cold front sweeping through the I-95 corridor has brought a halt to the extreme 90 degree heat many have been feeling the past several days. Temperatures are expected to cool down nicely into the overnight and bring in a big afternoon change as we head into Wednesday. Northeast Heat Temperatures rose to…

9 Aug 2022, 7:15 pm

Deadly E. Kentucky Flooding: How to Help

Kentucky's Governor Andy Beshear has confirmed at least 37 deaths in eastern Kentucky, including 4 children from the same family swept away by floodwaters. Based on number from the Kentucky State police there are 3 individuals still unaccounted for as of Wednesday morning. KSP performed over 1,000 wellness checks in the last week, reunited those…

9 Aug 2022, 3:00 am

Hurricane Tracking Drones Launched to Improve Tropical Forecasts

[A saildrone was launched this past week from St. Petersburg, Florida. Two of the saildrones will track hurricane data in the Gulf of Mexico for the first time. The other five will collect data in the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea. Credit: NOAA] [Written by NOAA]  In partnership with NOAA, Saildrone Inc. is deploying seven ocean…

9 Aug 2022, 2:00 am

Three People Killed By Lightning in D.C. Thursday

Multiple local media outlets have reported a third person has died as a result from their injuries from a lightning strike Thursday. Local media say it was a man in his late 20's that passed away later Friday. This is in addition to a couple in their late 70's from Wisconsin, who were visiting D.C.…

9 Aug 2022, 1:00 am