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El Niño Likely To Occur & What It Means For The Winter Of 2018-2019

El Niño Likely To Occur & What It Means For The Winter Of 2018-2019

| November 29, 2018 @ 9:30 am

The National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center (CPC) and International Research Institute (IRI) are forecasting a 70-75 % chance of El Niño formation to occur over the next couple of months.

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Weather And Land Prediction By Animal Behavior

Weather And Land Prediction By Animal Behavior

| November 28, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

Discussion: Weather folklore, though based on years of observation, are simply just observations. They do not hold as much weight in predicting weather since scientific advances have become increasingly more accurate.

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Understanding The Impacts Of The North Atlantic Oscillation On Global Weather Patterns

Understanding The Impacts Of The North Atlantic Oscillation On Global Weather Patterns

| November 28, 2018 @ 9:30 am

Without any doubts, many parts of the contiguous United States have already been “under the gun” with round after round of cold, breezy conditions coming through again and again.

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Understanding the Coastal Low-Pressure Transfer Process

Understanding the Coastal Low-Pressure Transfer Process

| November 27, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

During a given Winter season, there can sometimes be a substantial threat for high-impact winter storms along the East Coast of the United States.

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GOES-17 Reaches Its Final Orbit

GOES-17 Reaches Its Final Orbit

| November 27, 2018 @ 9:30 am

November 13th, 2018 became an important date for the remote sensing community. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) launched Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES) 17 on March 1st, 2018, November 13th marked the date that GOES-17 reached its final orbit.

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How Do Ship Tracks Impact Regional And Global Weather Forecasts?

How Do Ship Tracks Impact Regional And Global Weather Forecasts?

| November 26, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

All over the world every day, there are a multitude of different factors which go into how various numerical model forecasts get generated.

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A Look Back On A Monstrous Late Season Tornado Outbreak

A Look Back On A Monstrous Late Season Tornado Outbreak

| November 26, 2018 @ 9:30 am

On November 11th in 2013, an unordinary late-season tornado outbreak occurred across Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, and Ohio.

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A Way To Better Understand The Difference Between IFR And VFR Aviation Rules.

A Way To Better Understand The Difference Between IFR And VFR Aviation Rules.

| November 22, 2018 @ 9:30 am

There is no question whatsoever that there is a lot of mystery when it comes to understanding various things about the aviation industry.

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Study Of Severe Weather In South America

Study Of Severe Weather In South America

| November 21, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

The United States may be the tornado capital of the world, but severe weather (e.g., severe thunderstorms, hail, etc.) occurs frequently in other parts of the world like the east side of the Andes in Argentina.

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Summer To Fall In The Isles

Summer To Fall In The Isles

| November 21, 2018 @ 9:30 am

Autumn officially began September 22nd and ends on December 21st 2018 in the Northern Hemisphere. Fall marks the transition from summer to winter, a time when many changes are evident in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Great Irish Potato Blight Of 1845

The Great Irish Potato Blight Of 1845

| November 20, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

Have you ever thought about how the weather affects the food you eat? What about the climate impact of crops or whether you’ll have a potato with your steak tonight?

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How Do Winter Storms Affect Aviation And Aviation-Based Interests?

How Do Winter Storms Affect Aviation And Aviation-Based Interests?

| November 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am

During a given Winter season, there is no question that various types of wintry weather can have a profound impact on aviation.

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How is the Ongoing California Wildfire Activity Affecting Air Quality Issues?

How is the Ongoing California Wildfire Activity Affecting Air Quality Issues?

| November 19, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

(11/13/2018) As the state of California continues to contend with some of the worst wildfire conditions in recorded history, there are several other problems which are quickly emerging from wildfires such as (but certainly not limited to), the Camp Fire, the Woolsey Fire, the Hill Fire, and more.

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Giving Due Respect to the Power and Ferocity of the Camp Fire in North-Central California

Giving Due Respect to the Power and Ferocity of the Camp Fire in North-Central California

| November 19, 2018 @ 9:30 am

(11/13/2018) There is no debate whatsoever that the past 48 to 72 hours or so have been some of the worst for the state of California in recorded history in the context of state-wide wildfire impacts.

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