Nature sent us a message today. Be ready for severe weather. A middleweight sized weather system sailing through the region today has triggered scattered showers and a few thunderstorms. A few storms have met the NWS new 1″ hail sized criteria for issuance of severe thunderstorm warnings. Drier air with dewpoints in the 40′s is Read more

The local National Weather Service office is the repository of regional severe weather reports. This allows the meteorologist to provide some quality control of reports from field observers, confirming the occurrence and the time of the event. On the national scale, the Storm Prediction Center posts the entire listing of strong winds, large hail and Read more