Monthly Archives: March 2015

Update

Sorry for not getting a forecast up yet. I had to work late and I haven’t been very excited about the setup for this Thursday or the trough behind it that should come through the plains Sunday-Monday. The big reason … Continue reading

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Tornado Season Ramping Up

Good news for storm chasers this morning as Mother Nature starts to show a few of her cards for this tornado season. As I explained in my post a couple days ago there is reason for optimism with the stage … Continue reading

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Extended Forecast

Well there isn’t aren’t any good severe/tornado setups coming up in the next 240 hours, but I do think there is reason for optimism. Just glanced over both the GFS and ECMWF. Anytime I do long range forecasting I try … Continue reading

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Today

Not a good day for Mikey. I started having problems with my cradle point wifi system on my drive down to Oklahoma. I tested it two days ago and it worked fine, but today it wouldn’t recognize my ATT air … Continue reading

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Today

heading out right now on the first chase of the year. Initial target is NW of the Tulsa area some place. I’m forecasting on the road so I’ll figure out the details on my way. I think there is a … Continue reading

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Update

Ehh, tough call on chasing tomorrow and the target area is a bit more uncertain. I’m tired and not that interested in this setup, so I’m not really going to get into the forecast tonight. I will try to hit … Continue reading

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Today

looks like I probably made the right call not chasing. Storms are pretty clustered which is going to put a damper on any tornado potential. They are also in sketchy chase country. If I was chasing I’d be on one … Continue reading

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Today

I think I’m going to sit this one out. I hate veering low level winds and I don’t like chasing the Ozarks. I do think the Ozarks can be avoided, but it still can be a shit show chasing that … Continue reading

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March 23 Forecast

Welp, just started glancing over the 00Z NAM. Tough call on whether or not to head out tomorrow. BTW I’m on my apple laptop and don’t want to get off the couch and on my PC so no map tonight. … Continue reading

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Update

The 00Z NAM is painting an interesting picture for Wednesday east of a triple point near Oklahoma City. 3000 J/kg of CAPE and decent shear (although mid and upper winds aren’t very impressive) could be enough for a tornado threat. … Continue reading

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