Monthly Archives: March 2012

March 29, 2012 Rio Grande Valley Hail Storm

*PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL FIGURES AND PHOTOS ARE AT THE BOTTOM* **PLEASE CLICK ON ALL IMAGES FOR A BETTER VIEW**  March 29, 2012 will be a historic day in history, weather wise, for the Rio Grande Valley.  The day started … Continue reading

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An Early Look at the 2012 Hurricane Season

It’s only late March (at the time of writing this).  Hurricane season doesn’t start for another 2 months.  So what made me randomly want to write about the upcoming hurricane season?  Well, I’ve had people ask me if hurricanes will … Continue reading

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Sunday & Monday Storms in TX

Looks like the setup is good for strong to severe thunderstorms Sunday through Tuesday morning in Texas.  A 500mb trough will eject out of the Pacific by Sunday morning and become cut-off over New Mexico as early as Monday afternoon. … Continue reading

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RGV Spring Break Forecast (3/10/2012)

…Tonight and Sunday.. 500mb low currently over the NM/Mexico border will lift northeast tonight and tomorrow.   Until then, cloudy skies and light rain will persist across the Valley through tonight and possibly into tomorrow morning.  The cold front that … Continue reading

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RGV Weekend Forecast (3/9/2012)

Spring Break is just around the corner for many students.  For many students, their destination will be South Padre Island. I will be making a forecast for the week of 3/12 to 3/16 in the next couple of days. Currently, … Continue reading

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Next Chance For Rain Update (3/8/2012)

There is still some uncertainty in the mid and upper levels of the atmosphere as to what this digging trough/upper-level low will do. Currently, a closed low sits over the 4-corners of the U.S, with an associated, amplified trough.  Forecast … Continue reading

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A Random Thought

Thought I’d do something different for a change.  I was watching some videos of tornadoes on YouTube, when I saw a comment from someone who said that people were idiots living in an area where so many tornadoes form.  Now, … Continue reading

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