The video footage above (YouTube) was filmed in Ohio during the infamous June 29, 2012 derecho that impacted the Washington Region during the evening hours. Several Mesoscale Convective Systems (MCS) … Continue reading Be Prepared for Possible Widespread Damaging Winds between 3PM and 11PM
The upper level ridge of high pressure which is responsible for the ongoing heat wave across much of the nation produces sinking air from the upper levels of our atmosphere … Continue reading “Ring of Fire”: Afternoon Strong to Severe Thunderstorms Possible through Sunday; Relief In Sight Next Week!
A cold front will cross the Washington Region on Friday afternoon touching off widespread showers and thunderstorms. While not everyone is guaranteed to get hit with damaging winds and hail, … Continue reading Severe Thunderstorms Likely Friday Afternoon
Main threats with today’s storms (opinions are mine): – High Winds (80% chance of widespread damaging winds with initial squall line) – Hail (60% chance of individual super cells containing … Continue reading March Roars in like a Lion: Widespread Severe Thunderstorms Today; Snow Showers & Squalls Friday