Strong wind can make a cold day feel even colder by robbing heat from the human body. Here’s the formula used by the National Weather Service and a link to the wind chill calculator.
Have you ever wondered where to get the best information regarding the weather or what it's like to be a meteorologist? Here you'll find expert information about weather events and conditions that can affect you and how to understand and prepare for Mother Nature's ever-changing weather patterns.
Why does it rain when the relative humidity is less than 100%? Here’s a quick explanation!
You’ve always heard the air has weight, but how do we really know that? Here are couple of quick examples of how air pressure works.
Where are the coldest places on earth? One of the cold spots is closer to home than you might think!
Have you ever wondered what causes that ring around the moon at night? Here’s why you see a Halo around the moon.
It may seem like common knowledge to most Americans, but a few southerners have no experiences with things like Snow Drifts. So, for the drift impaired, here’s a quick explainer.
What is Hoarfrost and why does it form? WeathermanTim takes a look at a process called sublimation, something which can lead to a beautiful morning!
Ever wonder why we get freezing rain instead of snow? Here’s a look at the simple explanation behind winter’s most dangerous form of precipitation: ice!
What we consider ‘normal’ temperature is really anything but normal. Here’s an explanation of what ‘normal’ in terms of the weather really means.
Do you know the differences between low pressure vs high pressure in terms of the weather? Here’s a detailed explanation of each…
What is fog? Here is a weatherman’s explanation of fog — which is really just a big cloud sitting on the ground.
Wind blows because of differences in air pressure or pressure gradient. The bigger the gradient, the stronger the wind. Here’s more about why the wind blows…
Have you seen gropple before? It’s also known as graupel or snow pellets. It’s a strange combination of snow and sleet and ice falling from the sky.
It’s time to change your burned-out lightbulbs, the batteries in your smoke detectors, flip the mattresses, clean out the gutters, and why not just schedule your next mammogram while you’re at it? They say it’s good to schedule such things around pertinent dates — such as your Birthday… or Daylight Savings Time, right?
Indiana legislators passed a law requiring the entire state to honor Daylight Savings Time… Finally!