Ph.D. Student & Operationally Oriented Research Meteorologist working for the National Severe Storms Laboratory who will occasionally #SuitUp to live tweet.
Radar anatomy of a developing tornado: low-level convergence and mid-level rotation. (2:50PM in Southern MS)
How to Troll a Chaser: LOOK AT THAT GIANT COUPLET! IT'S SO BIG THE TORNADO SHOWS UP ON RADAR!!!
Nope! Thunderstorm developing in the anvil of older thunderstorms to the southwest!
Outflow boundary pushing toward Norman from the east. If only it was accompanied by precipitation...
Thunderstorms east of Norman.
Even with decreasing science budgets, @TheDarrel caught a glimpse of the new NSSL Mobile Mesonet Fleet. #Science
585 tornadoes passing within 50 miles of OUN. 3 were F/EF-5. (Updated Image)
Still not sure why I coded up this routine, but there have been 571 tornadoes that passed within 25 miles of OKC.
Today's US climatological probability of an SPC Moderate RIsk is 6.8%.
New York City has ~1 SPC Moderate Risk Days per year. If it happens today, it will be the 3rd this year.
Significant tornadoes (F/EF-2+) can occur any time of year! #WRN
Every wondered what your probability of seeing a tornado on a given day was? Here's Norman, OK's #WRN
Daily probability of at least 1 tornado occurring somewhere in the United States #WRN:
Sneak peak at a new figure... #WhatAmICookingUpNow...
Prob of 1+ month with 1+ tornado warning during any 12-month period. Smoothed with Gaussian kernel & 80km sigma
Probability of experiencing a month with at least 1 tornado warning during any 1-year period. #WRN
To the individual who signed me up for a University of Louisiana-Monroe e-info package: Well Played. #ARKalum
The dreaded scenario were a possible tornado moves along a NWS CWA boundary and only one office has TOR warning:
So... the back end is moving faster than the leading edge. Who makes it to me first? #Suspense
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