Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences degree from UW-Madison: 1998. Former broadcast Meteorologist for NewsRadio 1310 WIBA in Madison. NWS Storm Spotter.
By: HaleStorm , 1:48 PM GMT on January 27, 2006
Mad Gab Answers
Mad Gab #1 (25/25): Chess Touch Oak =
Just a joke
Mad Gab #2 (24/25): Police Cough Foreign Formation =
Please call for information
4: Karl, 8:13am
14: Sally, 11:50am
24: Nia, 8:18pm
Winter 2006 Regular Season Point Standings (34 people played this week)
The regular season will run through March 10 and the playoff week will be the week of March 13-17.
The top player at the end of the playoff week will win a lovely weather-related prize (if not a previous winner).
Red text indicates the best player of the week. Green text indicates a perfect week.
Please verify your point total for accuracy.
^ = moved above the cut line this week.
-- = moved below the cut line this week.
* = received a bonus point for Mad Gab.
Brian, Madison WI: 26 (+6)
Katie/Bart, Mukwonago, WI: 24 (+6)
Becky T. and Parents: 23 (+6)
Nia, Appleton, WI: 23 (+5)*
Sheila, Appleton, WI: 23 (+5)
Dan, Henderson, NV: 22 (+5)
Jordan, Little Chute, WI: 22 (+6)
Barb, Berlin, WI: 21 (+6)^
Sharon, Kaukauna, WI: 21 (+4)
Tammy, Madison, WI: 21 (+3)
--------Preliminary Playoff Cut Line--------
Mary, Berlin, WI: 20 (+4)--
Max, Cut 'n Shoot, TX: 20 (+6)
Greg, Madison, WI: 19 (+4)
Jodi, Hilton Head Island, SC: 19 (+6)
Karl, Appleton, WI: 19 (+7)*
Mom: 19 (+6)
Lisa, Appleton, WI: 18 (+4)
Mary, Appleton, WI: 18 (+6)
Bethany: 17 (+5)
Jan, Berlin, WI: 17 (+6)
Sally: 16 (+5)*
Sue, De Pere, WI: 16 (+4)
Clair, Fremont, WI: 13 (+4)
Jason, De Pere, WI: 12 (+6)
Chris Ke.: 12 (+3)
Diane Sm.: 12 (+2)
Steve L.: 12 (+2)
Al, Germantown, WI: 11 (+4)
John/Shelley, Oshkosh, WI: 11 (+1)
Linda Ha.: 9 (+4)
Harry: 8 (+4)
Kelley: 8 (+0)
Nicole, Madison, WI: 8 (+2)
John E., Madison, WI: 7 (+2)
Chad, Cleveland, OH: 3
John S.: 2
Today’s forecast grade: A
Now: At 7am with clouds covering most of the eastern two-thirds of Wisconsin, along with isolated rain showers and windy conditions, temperatures are already near 40! That's crazy talk!
Synopsis: Ahead of a new area of low pressure to our northwest and its draping cold front, we have strong, mild, southerly winds, which will make it unseasonably warm today, with some areas in Wisconsin getting close to 50! Don't get used to it because behind the cold front are, well, colder temperatures, but still above normal for this time of the year.
Today: Partly sunny, windy and very mild. High of 47 central, getting close to 50 south!
Tonight: Partly cloudy, lows near 30.
Saturday: Becoming cloudy, breezy and a little colder with rain developing. Sure, the one time we get a nice big blob of precipitation in January and it's going to be almost all rain. Such is the snowmobiler's luck this season. Highs upper 30s central, lower 40s south. Rain chance 80%.
Sunday: Cloudy, breezy and colder yet with scattered light snow showers or flurries, mixing with light rain or drizzle at times during the day. Highs lower 30s central, mid- 30s south. Chance of precip 40%.
Monday: Cloudy and breezy with light snow. Highs 25-30. Chance of snow 40%.
Tuesday: Partly sunny, highs 27-32.
Wednesday: Cloudy and breezy with light snow or flurries. Highs 29-34. Chance of snow 25%.
Today in Las Vegas, Nevada: Sunshine, highs lower 60s today and 60-65 this weekend.
Today in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina: Partly cloudy, highs mid- 50s. A chance of showers on Sunday.
Today in League City and Pearland, Texas: Mostly cloudy and breezy with a chance of thunderstorms tonight and tomorrow, highs upper 60s today and mid- 70s by Sunday.
Today in Evansville, Indiana: Partly sunny and warmer, highs mid- 50s. Showers and thunderstorms tomorrow.
Vernon, Connecticut Forecast Link:
Yesterday’s Climate Data: (Courtesy of the National Weather Service)
My Forecast for Yesterday……..… 41 central, low to mid- 40s south
High Yesterday (Appleton)……….. 39
High Yesterday (Madison)............. 43
High Yesterday (Waukesha).......... 39
High Yesterday (O’Hare, IL)…...... 43
High Yesterday (Las Vegas, NV)………... 63
High Yesterday (Hilton Head Island, SC).. 55
High Yesterday (League City, TX)……….. 56
High Yesterday (Evansville, IN)…………. 46
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