Tornado Season – When Exactly Is It?

Tornado Season – When Exactly Is It?

Have you ever wondered when exactly is ‘tornado season’? Tornado season doesn’t span an “exact” time frame. It occurs at different times for different regions of the United States. The season typically shifts northward from early spring into the mid summer months. The important thing to remember is that a tornado can happen any time…

Weather Hype – Quick, Send A News Crew!

Weather Hype – Quick, Send A News Crew!

In my opinion, the mainstream (fake) news has cried wolf WAY too often. It doesn’t affect me anymore. They overuse their fear mongering and dramatically descriptive adjectives so, so much. Every year during particular seasons there are weather events that regularly occur – like clockwork. Major winter storms. Tornadoes during tornado season. West coast rainstorms,…

How NOT to get a Heart Attack while Shoveling Snow

How NOT to get a Heart Attack while Shoveling Snow

It’s true. Shoveling snow can trigger a heart attack. Are there things you can do to lower the risk of heart attack while shoveling snow? Yes, there are. Especially for the middle aged and older, take these precautions… What Causes a Heart Attack while Shoveling Snow 1. It can be the SUDDEN burst of heavy…

Severe Thunderstorm, My Radar App, and a Weather Alert Radio

Severe Thunderstorm, My Radar App, and a Weather Alert Radio

So, late yesterday afternoon we got clobbered with a severe thunderstorm. The kind with frequent lightning, torrential rain, and very strong wind. I’m writing about it because it taught me a new lesson (something I already knew, but didn’t take action due to normalcy bias). Here’s the short story… I’m a bit of a weather…

Wicked Cold! It’s So Cold That…

Wicked Cold! It’s So Cold That…

It’s so cold that you have to break the smoke off your chimney. It’s so cold that when I put on my coat to take out the garbage it didn’t want to go. It’s so cold that your eyes freeze shut when you blink. It’s so cold that we had to chisel the dog off…