TDC: Tuesday Stands for Cumulus? (May 28, 2013)

By: Hurricane1216, 8:43 PM GMT on May 28, 2013

The Daily Crunch details today's weather events in the Greater Austin area, as defined by the counties of Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, and Williamson.

Today, as we near the beginning of June, we are met with warmer weather once again after a period of wet and stormy skies. Satellite imagery this afternoon show scattered cumulus clouds all over the Greater Austin metropolitan. As we've been having this whole week due to the influences of the Azores Hig...

TDC: The Rains Begin to Taper Finally! (May 26, 2013)

By: Hurricane1216, 1:56 PM GMT on May 26, 2013

The Daily Crunch details today's weather events in the Greater Austin area, as defined by the counties of Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, and Williamson.


Figure 1: Friday's (and 7 hours of yesterday) gargantuan rainfall; an event which coalesced to form one of Greater Austin's more wetter days.

Since I won't be here for much of the day today (gone to Houston!) here's a quick synopsis of what I'm expecting for the Greater Austin metro.

TDC: Record Flooding Event Continues Across Central Texas (May 25, 2013)

By: Hurricane1216, 4:08 PM GMT on May 25, 2013

The Daily Crunch details today's weather events in the Greater Austin area, as defined by the counties of Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, and Williamson.


Figure 1: Warnings and watches across the Austin-San Antonio Weather Forecast Office area this morning.

The severe and record flooding event that began yesterday continues into today and possibly into tonight and into Sunday. The rain can be attributed to an abundance of tropical moisture...

TDC: Mexican Disturbance Causing Flash Flooding (May 24, 2013)

By: Hurricane1216, 9:50 PM GMT on May 24, 2013

The Daily Crunch details today's weather events in the Greater Austin area, as defined by the counties of Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, and Williamson.

Today, May 24, 2013, has been a very wet Friday! An upper-level disturbance over northern Mexico has caused a huge wall of moisture to enter areas of Central and West Texas, causing extreme and torrential rainfall. The slow moving rain has caused radar-estimated rainfall amounts of up to 2.5" inches in ...

TDC: Continued Clouds and Southeasterly Flow

By: Hurricane1216, 9:11 PM GMT on May 23, 2013

The Daily Crunch details today's weather events in the Greater Austin area, as defined by the counties of Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, and Williamson.

Today, May 23, 2013, expect off and on low-level cloud activity, as a low-pressure area in the Texas Panhandle causes severe activity in West Texas and keeps a southeasterly flow through the Austin metropolitan area. This southeasterly flow will cause slight winds from calm to 10 mph.

The di...

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