WeatherBrains Episode 334 is now online (June 18, 2012). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you!
Our Guest WeatherBrain for this episode is Daryl Herzmann, from Iowa State University. Daryl earned a degree in meteorology from Iowa State in 2001, so he is an Iowa State Cyclone! He has been working in the Meteorology Department at Iowa State since his graduation.
He has worked diligently to collect environmental data supporting agricultural activities in the Hawkeye State.
And joining us as a special guest WeatherBrains is Captain Nicole Mitchell from the United States Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters. She joined Bill Murray for a special video interview from Atlanta Monday afternoon. Formerly an On Camera Meteorologist at The Weather Channel, she claims that her contract was illegally terminated because of her military service.
Other discussions in this weekly podcast include topics like:
Our email bag officer is getting the hang of things, so he summarizes the incoming email.
From The Weather Center:
WeatherBrains 101: Coming through the first month of hurricane season for 2012, so there is a question as to how big tropical storms are. 101 delves into that question coming up with some interesting facts on the biggest and smallest of storms.
TWIWH: Bill Murray looks back at the week of June 18th. The week included Agnes on the Gulf Coast which produced devastating flooding later in Pennsylvania.
Listener Surveys: Okay, we continue to drive this topic into the ground, but we really do like to hear from you. Many thanks to everyone who has taken the time to fill out the Listener Survey. The survey takes just a minute or two to complete and provides us with an opportunity to learn where you are and hear your thoughts and comments on the show. Click here to take the survey.
Web Sites from Episode 334:
Picks of the Week:
JB Elliott – Hole in the Clouds from Space
Daryl Herzmann – Gravity Wave Video
Nate Johnson – TX Tornado Net
Bill Murray – Precipitable Water Plots
Brian Peters – Ice Crystal Growth with Music
Kevin Selle – Joplin One Year Later
James Spann – WeatherBrains on Google+
JP Spann – Parrot radar echo
The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like JB Elliott, Nate Johnson, Bill Murray, Kevin Selle, and Brian Peters. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating netcast about weather.