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  • Southern U.S. Winter Storm Potential

    01/25/2010 1:01:31 PM PST · by dopplerdale · 16 replies · 1,092+ views
    Doppler Dale's Weather Posts ^ | 1/25/10 | Dale Bader
    A potential major winter storm with snow and ice is eying portions of the southern U.S. later this week. Question is exactly where. To help give you an idea of at least where the potential lies and the reason questions linger, I have provide a video blog post. Enjoy!
  • Travel Could Be Slow Friday-Saturday from Houston-Baton Rouge-Jackson-Chattanooga-DC

    12/03/2009 3:43:10 PM PST · by dopplerdale · 1 replies · 368+ views
    Doppler Dale's Weather Post ^ | 12/3/09 | Dale Bader
    An upper level storm system will be digging south-southeastward out of Colorado and into eastern Texas during the next 24-hours. You can see the storm system spinning on this water vapor image.
  • Snow falling in New Orleans

    12/11/2008 6:47:16 AM PST · by TornadoAlley3 · 76 replies · 3,114+ views
    www.wxvt.com ^ | 12/11/08 | www.wxvt.com
    <p>NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Snow is falling in the New Orleans area.</p> <p>The National Weather Service says a mixture of sleet and snow is falling Thursday morning from Baton Rouge east across much of southeastern Louisiana.</p> <p>The winter weather closed some schools and created hazardous driving conditions.</p>
  • SIGNIFICANT ICE/SLEET EVENT - Ongoing Upper Midwest!

    01/01/2005 7:19:08 PM PST · by Milwaukee_Guy · 66 replies · 2,231+ views
    NWS Storm Prediction Center - Norman Oklahoma ^ | January 01, 2004 | Milwaukee_Guy
    MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0006 NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 0621 PM CST SAT JAN 01 2005 AREAS AFFECTED...SERN MN...NCNTRL/NERN IA...MUCH OF WI...FAR NRN IL AND MUCH OF LOWER MI/SRN UPPER MI CONCERNING...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET VALID 020021Z - 020615Z SIGNIFICANT ICE/SLEET EVENT WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP WHILE PROGRESSING ENEWD FROM THE UPPER MS VALLEY ACROSS THE WRN/NRN GREAT LAKES REGION THROUGH 06Z. TWO CORRIDORS OF HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO OCCUR DURING THIS TIME. ONE AXIS IS ANTICIPATED TO EXTEND FROM NCNTRL/NERN IA NEWD ACROSS SERN MN...CENTRAL/NERN WI AND THE WRN U.P. OF MI. THE OTHER AXIS ACROSS PORTIONS OF...
  • You're not the only species trying to keep warm

    01/26/2003 10:21:22 AM PST · by Willie Green · 13 replies · 422+ views
    The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ^ | Sunday, January 26, 2003 | David Templeton
    <p>When I'm walking my dogs or jogging in 8-degree weather, one thought pervades my junk-drawer brain: How do they do it?</p> <p>How do animals big and small survive frigid January weather?</p> <p>Heading snout-first through a blizzard, I imagine myself as a squirrel, mole or weasel -- not a hard thing to imagine, my wife says -- wearing a leotard of fur and trying to survive frigid weather for one full day. Perhaps I would survive, but I'd be cranky.</p>