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Snow This Evening
Snow Possibilities
White Christmas?
Welcome Rain
Weather and Science Tweets
Do You Get Your Power From Empire District Electric?
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Snow This Evening

Snow This Evening

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for most of the area tonight.

Snow Possibilities

Snow Possibilities

Accumulations will probably stay under one inch although a few inches are possible in some locations.

White Christmas?

White Christmas?

Over the weekend, I hinted at the possibility of snow on Christmas Eve in the Ozarks

Welcome Rain

Welcome Rain

Morning radar shows showers in the Springfield area

Weather and Science Tweets

Weather and Science Tweets

Here are a few interesting Tweets during this week.

Do You Get Your Power From Empire District Electric?

Do You Get Your Power From Empire District Electric?

If the power company is going to pay you to use their electricity less, it’s worth listening to what solar can do!

Burning Outside is a Risk Today

Burning Outside is a Risk Today

Burning outside is not advised as the risk of this fire spreading to nearby grasses is high.

Lake-Effect Snow Season

Lake-Effect Snow Season

Lake-effect snow is the product of a warm lake and cold air.

Hurricane Maria Evening Update 9-19-17

Hurricane Maria Evening Update 9-19-17

Category five hurricane Maria has maximum sustained winds of 175 mph late this Tuesday evening.

Is solar affordable?

Is solar affordable?

Do you pay your electric bill now? Then yes, solar is very affordable!

Hurricane Irma Update 9-5-17

Hurricane Irma Update 9-5-17

Irma is a large and dangerous storm!  Coastal areas of Florida should be preparing (as always) for its arrival by late week. It is not entirely out of the realm of possibility that Irma could end up in the Gulf of Mexico.

Harvey Flooding and Rain Report Part 2

Harvey Flooding and Rain Report Part 2

Is Harvey an unusual storm?  What was the meteorology behind it? The formation of Harvey wasn’t unusual in any way.  Hurricanes need, among other things, weak upper level winds and warm ocean water to develop.  These ingredients are found in abundance in the Gulf of Mexico in August and September.  The fact that a category […]