Category: WeatherBrains

WeatherBrains 810:  I Drive A POC

WeatherBrains 810: I Drive A POC

| July 27, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Dr. Curtis Walker with NCAR is our Guest Weather Brain for this week’s show. The focus is on weather, climate, and transportation, including effects on automated vehicles!

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WeatherBrains 809:  For God’s Sake Take Cover

WeatherBrains 809: For God’s Sake Take Cover

| July 20, 2021 @ 9:00 pm

Episode 809 is up with an American treasure! Legendary journalist, producer, narrator & news anchor Bill Kurtis! We explored his entire career and how the Topeka tornado of 1966 led him to a career in broadcast news!

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WeatherBrains 808:  Peanut Butter Sandwich & Sweet Tea

WeatherBrains 808: Peanut Butter Sandwich & Sweet Tea

| July 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Representatives from Spire Global joined us to discuss the emergence of AI/Machine Learning and Radio Occultation in weather forecasting.

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Occasional Showers Through Tomorrow; Drier This Weekend

Occasional Showers Through Tomorrow; Drier This Weekend

| July 7, 2021 @ 5:48 am

RADAR CHECK: We have large areas of rain on radar this morning across Alabama as an upper trough continues to interact with a very moist airmass. The overall setup won’t change much through tomorrow… the sky will be mostly cloudy with periods of rain and a few thunderstorms likely statewide. Temperatures will likely hold in the 70s all day today, and the high tomorrow will be in the low to mid 80s with only a very limited amount of sun.

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WeatherBrains 807:  I Am A Weather Museum

WeatherBrains 807: I Am A Weather Museum

| July 6, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

In this week’s show, we will learn about the National Weather Museum & Science Center! Co-Executive Director Ross Forsyth joins us. Dr. Elizabeth Smith, a research meteorologist at NOAA-NSSL & volunteer at the museum will be our guest Weather Brain!

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WeatherBrains 806:  I Need The Last Two Years Off

WeatherBrains 806: I Need The Last Two Years Off

| July 1, 2021 @ 8:00 am

This week’s show includes Harold Brooks and Paulina Cwik and the topic is tornado outbreaks! What are they? Have definitions been changing over time? Some of the reasons behind hotly-disputed events will be covered!

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WeatherBrains 804:  Laundry & Dewpoints in the 50s

WeatherBrains 804: Laundry & Dewpoints in the 50s

| June 15, 2021 @ 10:00 am

How many of you stopped what you were doing to catch your local forecast, radar, & almanac all while listening to smooth jazz music? This week, we go retro and explore the machines behind the Local On The 8s on The Weather Channel.

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WeatherBrains 803:  Money, Beer, & Guns

WeatherBrains 803: Money, Beer, & Guns

| June 8, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

In Episode 803, we catch up with James Aydelott on what has been happening in his world and now that he has a Master’s Degree, perhaps he will share his thesis research project with us??

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