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by Daphne Thompson, on Aug 14, 2018 3:12:22 PM

New York was hammered with storms earlier today that has led to flash flood warnings in many parts of the state. Rivers are high, and flooding is closing roads and …

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Topics:WeatherOpsRadarScopeFlood

by David Moran, on Aug 13, 2018 2:06:51 PM

When large hail develops in a thunderstorm, some of the radar beam's energy observing the hailstone is reflected downward toward the ground, as well as back to the radar. This …

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Topics:RadarScope

by Daphne Thompson, on Aug 9, 2018 2:51:09 PM

We released a new version of the WeatherOps app this week and are excited about the new radar options. You have a choice now whether you want to view mosaic …

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by Dax Cochran, on Aug 8, 2018 1:52:02 PM

On August 7th, the Phish show at BB&T Pavilion, in Camden, New Jersey, was temporarily disrupted due to lightning strikes within the tolerance of the production team’s weather plan. Having …

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Topics:WeatherOpsRadarScopeLive Events

by David Moran, on Aug 7, 2018 2:23:01 PM

The release of RadarScope 3.8 has added features that can not only prepare you for the potential for severe weather but can provide more information about storms once they develop …

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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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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

by Daphne Thompson, on Jul 23, 2018 2:23:30 PM

Many people look at radar images and associate bad weather with the bright colors. Most of the time this would be the correct thing to do. However, sometimes it is …

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Topics:WeatherOpsRadarScopeLive EventsWindThunderstorm

by David Moran, on Jul 18, 2018 3:31:39 PM

The Ferguson Fire on the western edge of Yosemite National Park started on Friday night. It is currently unknown how the fire started, but the hot and dry weather in …

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Topics:WeatherOpsRadarScopeWildfire