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Helping Business Weather the Storm

by Daphne Thompson, on Aug 6, 2018 2:01:53 PM

Tomorrow, Tuesday, August 7, we will update your WeatherOps mobile app to include RadarScope single-site radar layers! At that time, you'll be required to reset your password to continue using the app …

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Topics:WeatherOps

by Mike Gauthier, on Aug 3, 2018 1:43:25 PM

Living on the Western Slope of the Colorado Rockies is an adventure. Most mornings I find myself waking up early as my inner clock dictates. But recently I find myself …

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Topics:WeatherOpsWildfire

by Daphne Thompson, on Aug 2, 2018 2:30:35 PM

Hurricane Hector formed today as a Category 1 storm and is expected to be a major hurricane by this weekend. Hector's forecasted path could bring it very near the Hawaiian …

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Topics:WeatherOpsTropicalHurricane

by David Moran, on Aug 1, 2018 2:40:35 PM

Severe thunderstorms developed across portions of western Kansas and eastern Colorado on Friday, July 27, 2018. In the midst of these thunderstorms, a persistent line developed, extending from northeast of …

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Topics:RadarScope

by Daphne Thompson, on Jul 31, 2018 3:34:30 PM

The Carr Fire in Northern California continues to burn out of control. It is now the 7th most destructive fire in state history. Over 110,000 acres have burned, more than …

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Topics:WeatherOpsFrontierWildfire

by Daphne Thompson, on Jul 27, 2018 3:44:47 PM

The Carr fire, near Redding, California, has burned over 44,000 acres and is only 3% contained. As residents in Shasta County evacuate, the fire continues to spread due to gusty …

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Topics:WeatherOpsFrontierWildfire

by Chris Kerr, on Jul 27, 2018 2:15:27 PM

The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season got off to an early start when Subtropical Storm Alberto was officially declared the morning of May 25. Since then, there have been two hurricanes, …

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Topics:WeatherOpsTropical

by David Moran, on Jul 26, 2018 2:18:40 PM

Temperature can have various effects on many aspects of our lives. To help quantify these effects, Heating and Cooling Degree Days can be used. While Degree Days are commonly used …

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Topics:Frontier

by David Moran, on Jul 25, 2018 1:53:16 PM

A Mesoscale Convective Vortex (MCV) is similar to larger-scale areas of low pressure except for the size. Typically they have a diameter of 30-60 miles, depth of up to 3 …

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Topics:RadarScopeThunderstorm

by Noah Lock, on Jul 24, 2018 2:06:21 PM

Radar is an excellent tool for assessing storms, and soundings are an excellent tool for understanding why the atmosphere does what it does. Much of the unusual weather in Oklahoma …

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Topics:RadarScopeHeatThunderstorm