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Hurricane Intensity Forecast Models Are Improving

Dr. Jeff Masters, May 6, 2016

Director of Meteorology, Weather Underground

The models used to predict hurricane intensity have steadily improved over the past six years, and this improvement may herald the arrival of significantly improved hurricane intensity forecasts in the coming years. A good portion of this credit goes to the Hurricane Forecast Improvement Project (HFIP), a ten-year project that began in 2009 with the objective of reducing hurricane track and intensity errors by 20% over five years (by 2014) and by 50% over ten years (by 2019.)

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Extraordinary Heat Wave Sweeps Southeast Asia and Points Beyond

Christopher C. Burt, April 19, 2016

Weather Historian, Weather Underground

What is most likely the most intense heat wave ever observed in Southeast Asia has been ongoing for the past several weeks. All-time national heat records have been observed in Cambodia, Laos, and (almost) in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and Vietnam. Meanwhile extreme heat has resulted in all-time record high temperatures in the Maldives, India, China, and portions of Africa as well. Here are the details. SEE UPDATES FOR APRIL 28 BELOW: THAILAND BREAKS NATIONAL RECORD!

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The Cheapening of Blocking Highs

Lee Grenci, May 5, 2016

Retired Senior Lecturer and Forecaster, The Pennsylvania State University

Some forecasters continue to describe the current 500-mb pattern as an “omega block.” Today's upper-air pattern (and yesterday's) is not a blocking pattern, in any traditional sense of the word. ...

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Featured PWS Owners: Jeff White and Liz Smith, Residents of GoodGreen House

Kari Strenfel, May 5, 2016

Meteorologist, Weather Underground



Jeff White and Liz Smith [Berkshire, New York]

Jeff White and Liz Smith aren’t your typical greenhouse owners. They actually live inside their greenhouse! Originally some far...

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Lots of minor flooding on east and Gulf coasts today and coming tides

Dr Larry P. Atkinson, May 5, 2016

Slover Professor of Oceanography at Old Dominion University

Coastal flooding prediction sites for May 5 and 6 events

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The Science Of Tornadoes

Dr. Marshall Shepherd, April 29, 2016

2013 President, American Meteorological Society
Director of Atmospheric Sciences, Univ. of Georgia

If you are fascinated by tornadoes or want to learn more about them, Sunday's episode of Weather Geeks has your name written all over it.

What is awesome about Weather Geeks is that we can ...

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Severe Weather Season Readiness for People with Disabilities

Portlight, April 15, 2016

Disaster Relief Organization

For the 57 million Americans with disabilities,natural disasters during Spring Severe Season present real challenges. Learn how people with disabilities, their families, and first responders can plan ahead for a disaster.

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First Rain of the Season for Southern California

Zachary Labe, September 13, 2015

Northeast Weather Analyst

The remnants of Hurricane Linda will track toward southern California in addition to a deepening trough. This will allow for a moist, upslope flow to provide the first widespread rain of the fall season across the region.

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