Monthly Archives: February 2013

Early March snow potential

Much buzz has started about a winter storm next week.  To emphasize, there is much that needs to come together to produce snow.  Many of the classical ingredients will be in the area; it is more a question of getting … Continue reading

Posted in Forecast Discussions, Weather Communications

Sleet and Freezing Rain Expected

All areas are under a Winter Weather Advisory tonight and tomorrow.  This means hazardous traveling conditions are expected, generally from sleet and freezing rain. Clouds increasing this evening, and a light mix of wintry precipitation develops between midnight and daybreak. … Continue reading

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Open letter regarding Flash Flood Warnings and the WEA

Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) My concern is over warning of the Flash Flood Warning (FFW) via the WEA system.  I acknowledge flooding causes the greatest threat to life and property. However, despite the FEMA media campaigns, not everyone lives in … Continue reading

Posted in Sociology, Weather Communications