Heading to the Southwest for Monsoon Action!

This may be the blogging equivalent of a sign on the office door saying, “Gone chasing!” Tomorrow, Eugene Thieszen, Brandon Goforth, and myself will be heading to the southwest U.S. to capture the monsoon storm [...]

The Ridge, Heat Dome, Whatever — Dominates Our Weather This Week

A ridge of high pressure has settled in over the southern parts of the U.S. and won’t likely be relinquishing its control much of this week. Thus, this is going to be one of the [...]

July 18th, 2016|Categories: Southern Plains Weather|Tags: , , , , , |

An Electric Night in the Southern Plains (July 14, 2016)

Chris and Brett Wright spent some time out in W OK and the Texas Panhandle yesterday, eventually ending up on a supercell which was very electric. This storm near Clarendon, Texas went through several transitions [...]

July 16th, 2016|Categories: Storm Chasing|Tags: , , , , , |

Severe Weather Likely in the Region Today (7/14/16)

It looks as if severe weather is a pretty good bet across the region this afternoon and evening, with damaging winds and large hail the primary risks — but a low tornado threat does exist [...]

July 14th, 2016|Categories: Southern Plains Weather|Tags: , , , , , , |