Daily Archives: July 20, 2010

Where’s The Next Tropical Storm Headed?

Take a look and see [4-minute video forecast].  Next update around 0800CDT tomorrow. Click here to download: image001.emz (779 KB) Click here to download: oledata.mso (738 KB)

Is Tropical Storm Bonnie on the Near Horizon?

Guest-blogger Chris Hebert, ImpactWeather’s lead hurricane forecaster, kindly posts for YWB today courtesy of the blog he produces for PennWell. Last week I wrote about hurricane climatology and the fact that the tropics typically come alive right around the end of July.  I also mentioned that models were indicating increased thunderstorm activity across the Caribbean […]

Russian Heat Wave Yields Increase in Drownings

The heat is on in Russia as the longest and hottest heat wave in decades continues across much of western Russia where temperatures have soared above 95ºF (35ºC) the past two weeks. Not only is Russia dealing with the extreme heat but they’re also suffering from the worst drought in more than 100 years. There […]