heat wave

How Cool Is This? Heat Relief Shelters Are Open
How Cool Is This? Heat Relief Shelters Are Open
I was talking earlier with News25 Chief Meteorologist Wayne Hart and he mentioned that while we will continue to experience excessive heat at least through this weekend, we likely won't be seeing anything like the 126 degree heat index we had last week. It's just that this heat wave is lasting longer. So we will all be seeking ways in which keep cool. Steve Horn gave us some good ideas for the ind
Dave Spencer Longs for the Those Lazy, Hazy Days of Winter
Dave Spencer Longs for the Those Lazy, Hazy Days of Winter
The sun is closer to the earth in the winter than in the summer. That statement tempts me, ever so greatly, to say "Hah! I don't believe it!" Except that it is true. But, seriously, you could have fooled me! This is ridiculous, my friends. Utterly ridiculous. I was watching a forecast recently on one of the 24-hour news channels, and its resident chief meteorologist said that the type of
More Hot Weather Cooking the Country as Tri-State Prepares to be Re-heated Like a Leftover
More Hot Weather Cooking the Country as Tri-State Prepares to be Re-heated Like a Leftover
Can we go ahead and mark it down? 2011 is one of the worst weather years I can ever remember. Record winter cold, tornadoes, floods, and now this heat! I might have included last week's extraordinary and national-headline-making heat reading in my recent post about the worst storms I've ever experienced, except for the fact that a heat wave doesn't qualify. But it does qualify when the categories