Weather Talk

Reviewing Thursday's winter storm

Reviewing Thursday's winter storm

This was the third winter storm East Texas had seen in a 10 day span! It all started with a strong cold front that arrived during the day Wednesday. That cold front dropped temperatures quickly.
Warm, cold, rain, & winter weather--all within 36 hours!

Warm, cold, rain, & winter weather--all within 36 hours!

We have some jaw dropping weather on the way for East Texas. We will not be the only state dealing with this threat of winter weather for late Wednesday night/early Thursday AM.
Saturday weather update

Saturday weather update

In the early morning hours of Saturday, we did have some light freezing rain move through ETX. It was very brief and did not cause any problems this morning.
Freezing drizzle/Lt. freezing rain by Saturday early AM

Freezing drizzle/Lt. freezing rain by Saturday early AM

East Texas missed out on a big snow storm today. Here are the accumulation totals—the heaviest has been in the Metroplex and counties along the Red River.

Reviewing Wednesday's snow & our next winter weather chance

What a day it has been for our area!! Once the rain started very early Wednesday morning, questions were raised about if we would see any snow fall from the sky.
Weather update: Cold with roads refreezing, and more winter weather Wednesday?

Weather update: Cold with roads refreezing, and more winter weather Wednesday?

With temperatures forecasted to go below freezing tonight, we will see any liquid on the roadways refreeze and turn into ice.
Weather update: Rain today, wintry precipitation by Monday

Weather update: Rain today, wintry precipitation by Monday

10AM Update: This morning, rain is moving into ETX. Here is a look at the radar.

Storm spotter training helps provide quicker weather alerts

On Thursday evening, Shiloh Road Church of Christ was the site of the yearly Skywarn Storm Spotter training session in Tyler.
Skywarn spotter training Thursday night

Skywarn spotter training Thursday night

The National Weather Service office in Shreveport, LA will be conducting a Skywarn Spotter Training session this evening at Shiloh Road Church of Christ. The church is located at 1801 Shiloh Road, Tyler, TX 75703.

Reviewing ETX rain & major winter storm for Ohio Valley

In this blog post, I would like to talk about the overall setup that led to a rain event for ETX and why the weather was worse to our north and northeast.
Monday morning weather update

Monday morning weather update

Good morning. We’ve had decent rain move through the area since last night. Also, the cold front is moving through Deep East Texas as well…and it’s even colder than expected for the morning temperatures.