WeatherBrains 908: Enemy of Geostrophy

| June 13, 2023 @ 9:00 am

WeatherBrains Episode 908 is now online (June 12th, 2023). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE podcast for you!

Tonight’s Guest WeatherBrain is the Assistant Chief of Staff for Capabilities and Requirements for the US Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command.     Commander Douglas Pearman, welcome to the show!

Also joining us is a Lieutenant Commander and Public Affairs Officer for the US Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command.  Bobby Dixon, welcome!

Our email officer Jen is continuing to handle the incoming messages from our listeners. Reach us here:

  • 2023 tornado season review (11:00)
  • METOC explained (19:15)
  • Study of D-Day weather forecast (35:30)
  • Post-typhoon Naval analysis in Guam (54:00)
  • Challenges of climate change in Naval meteorology (01:08:25)
  • Advice on entering the Navy as a career option (01:11:00)
  •  2023 tropical season analysis (01:15:00)
  • The Astronomy Outlook with Tony Rice (01:25:00)
  • This Week in Tornado History With Jen (01:26:50)
  • National Weather Round-Up (01:33:00)
  • E-Mail Segment (01:
  • and more!

Web Sites from Episode 908:


Picks of the Week:

James Aydelott – Supercell/Sinkhole photo tweet

Jen Narramore – A Camp Cook’s Guide to Weather Episode 2

Jen Narramore – Laramie, WY EF3 Tornado June 6, 2018

Rick Smith – Heat Safety Tips and Resources

Neil Jacobs – Out

Troy Kimmel – Experimental: Area Hydrologic Discussion

Troy Kimmel – Experimental: Area Hydrologic Discussion Text Bulletins

Kim Klockow-McClain – John Fausett “One Team”

Bill Murray – Soliciting Comments on Potential Decommissioning of the NWS Enhanced Data Display (EDD) through July 30, 2023

James Spann – Lightning tweet

The WeatherBrains crew includes your host, James Spann, plus other notable geeks like Troy Kimmel, Bill Murray, Rick Smith, James Aydelott, Jen Narramore, Dr. Neil Jacobs, and Dr. Kim Klockow-McClain. They bring together a wealth of weather knowledge and experience for another fascinating podcast about weather.

Category: WeatherBrains

About the Author ()

Scott Martin is an operational meteorologist, professional graphic artist, musician, husband, and father. Not only is Scott a member of the National Weather Association, but he is also the Central Alabama Chapter of the NWA president. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides forecasts for many racing series across the USA. He also supplies forecasts for the BassMaster Elite Series events including the BassMaster Classic.

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