1601, 2017

Another Kansas City Miss

By | January 16th, 2017|52 Comments

Good morning Weather2020 bloggers,

Before I even begin I will make one point about the Kansas City Chiefs who lost to the Pittsburg Steelers.  There are many reasons for the loss.  The biggest reason is Ben Roethlisberger. The Steelers have a […]

Ice Storm Begins Late In Kansas City

Good morning Weather2020 bloggers,

An Ice Storm is in progress over parts of the plains states and it is just now beginning on the south side of the Kansas City metro area at 4 AM.  I will post the radar in […]

By | January 15th, 2017|109 Comments

The Storm System Is Approaching

Good Saturday morning bloggers,

There will be some icing later tonight through noon on Sunday. The most likely highest impact areas can be seen below on one of the forecast ice accumulation maps. The biggest questions are amount of liquid water, […]

By | January 14th, 2017|241 Comments

Ice Storm Warning Issued Way Too Early

Good morning Weather2020 bloggers,

  • Rule #1 of weather forecasting: Look outside!  If you look outside in KC there is more blue sky than cloud cover. There is a north wind bringing in drier air. It will quite obviously be dry […]
By | January 13th, 2017|255 Comments

How Much Ice This Weekend?

Good morning bloggers,

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for a large area in preparation for this approaching storm system. It is being issued very early to get the awareness out there. Some areas in the watch […]

By | January 12th, 2017|297 Comments

What A Fascinating Weather Pattern We Are In

Good morning bloggers,

A storm system will be developingi over the southwestern stated beginning later tonight and Thursday. The model solutions are all over the place. A cold front is now on the move and about to blast south, and […]

By | January 11th, 2017|181 Comments

Model Thoughts On Next Weekend

Good Sunday afternoon bloggers,

Here we go again! The european model just came out with another new solution. The GFS model came out with a consistent solution to its last run. The Canadian model has its own version of what may […]

By | January 8th, 2017|20 Comments

Weather Thoughts On Saturday

Good Saturday afternoon bloggers,

I hope everyone is having a great start to the weekend.  The atmospheric river set up has started producing out west.  The storm system that got some of your attention for next weekend is now fitting the […]

By | January 7th, 2017|50 Comments

An Extreme Weather Event Likely Near Lake Tahoe

Good Morning Weather2020 Bloggers,

A rather fascinating weather pattern is evolving right before our eyes. A blocking pattern is strengthening, and once it forms over the weekend it will be exciting to see what happens next as the models will not […]

By | January 6th, 2017|54 Comments