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Severe Threat 27-28 March 2021
 
March 28, 2021   •   272 posts   •   16,165 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

Equus said — Short Cordova to Jasper chase, a mostly dying supercell that was still spinning but winding down as the sun set over Walker county. It originated over in central Mississippi, passing ...

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Severe Threat 25 March 2021
 
March 27, 2021   •   1,876 posts   •   126,341 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

pohnpei said — One thing I always paticularly notice about when determining the intensity of tornados in Dixie was the treefall pattern due to the feature of its high moving speed.(often 50 or ...

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Severe Weather Threat - March 30-31, 2021
 
March 31, 2021   •   23 posts   •   861 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

Austin Dawg said — Mom just called and said they were surprised with the storms. Said her alarms on her phone didn't go off for the Tornado Warnings and she was awakened by the sirens. She said that ...

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Low precipitation band
 
March 30, 2021   •   9 posts   •   194 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

Duane Tiemann said — We often see a line of generally lower precipitation during storms. See attached AccuWeather radar maps. What could cause this? Is there a name for it? Thanks, Duane

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Great article about internet and data system issues at the National Weather Service.
 
March 30, 2021   •   5 posts   •   163 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

Bama Ravens said — This article came out today following a massive data outage at the National Weather Service this morning. The article takes a deep dive into recent issues and outages with NWS ...

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Surveying Damage
 
March 29, 2021   •   6 posts   •   205 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

Equus said — Sometimes it's really borderline and subjective honestly, usually any break at all designates a separate tornado but occasionally a meso handoff can occur so fast and the path ...

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The Weather Channel retiring the name Dixie Alley.
 
March 29, 2021   •   18 posts   •   655 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

warneagle said — It's not censorship if they chose to do it themselves. Nobody forced them to do it against their will. In any case, it's a relatively unimportant issue compared to the other significant ...

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Impact: Tonado damage threat and tornado emergencies.
 
March 30, 2021   •   2 posts   •   90 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

Nightking2021 said — I just wonder why most NWS offices who issue a TE will use the considerable damage threat but at the end tag it as catastrophic? I thought they were 2 different things. Like shouldn't ...

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Tornado thrift store finds!
 
March 29, 2021   •   1 post   •   77 views
 
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TH2002 said — Wasn't sure where to post this thread though I decided posting this here would be best. If I'm mistaken please let me know! Anyways, I would like to share two recent acquisitions ...

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Severe Weather 2021
 
March 30, 2021   •   347 posts   •   38,709 views
 
General Weather Discussion
 
 

sak said — Not sure where to post this, so figured I'd ask here. Whenever I watch live coverage of tornado outbreaks on local stations, I always love the radar products they use. Is there ...

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