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Brian Goode
Louisville
Grew up in Louisville and attended Western Kentucky University.
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Here is the latest outlook: Yeah, less Twix bars. Well, this certainly shows how important "ground truth" data is for the math equations in models. Overall, the system looks similar with the path. But it was the details of the... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at Weather Blog
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All eyes will be on several things on Friday. NWS will look over the morning data to determine if a Winter Storm WATCH will be needed. And if so, which areas? A big part of that decision will be based... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: Yup, the highest level of Twix bars so far this season :) I only increased based on better agreement with the operational models vs their own ensembles today. That raises confidence some. But not entirely.... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Weather Blog
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It was a cold morning January 28, 1986. Excitement was in the air as eyes were glued to the TV watching the Space Shuttle Challenger lift off. I was in 3rd grade at Harstern Elementary over in Okolona here in... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: I know I know. You want to know about Super Bowl Sunday and whether or not a huge snowstorm is coming, right? Well. Don't get too excited just yet. The past few years have been... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Weather Blog
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So far, radar trends on track with the short-range data. Only a slight adjustment needed on locations. Here is the latest radar view as of this post: There are 2 waves with this clipper. First one passing across western KY... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: Lots to track over the next 7 days. I know the east coast blizzard is capturing the attention of many, but we do need to keep an eye on our minor systems that are moving... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Weather Blog
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Latest HRRR is really blowing up the snow totals now with this snow band. I am not sure about 4" amounts but you see what precip rates are doing with the dynamic cooling. So 4" can't be ruled out. We... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Weather Blog
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Precip rates intensifying...and I smell an advisory coming soon to the south. Latest HRRR showing the heaviest snow band along the Parkways. A quick 1" expected there with higher amounts if the band sticks around longer. Watching this carefully. This... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: I may do another update this evening depending on time. We have a lot planned for our newscasts this evening, so the latest updates will be shown there first FYI. The trends the past 24... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Weather Blog
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As you know, we are in a snow drought with no measurable snowfall (just a trace) since December 1st. If we do not pick up any measurable snow before the month is over---we will tie the least snowiest Dec/Jan winter... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Written version today due to time. Discussion items: 1) Friday's system 2) Sunday's clipper 3) Superbowl System FRIDAY'S SYSTEM: Obviously this is the one that has been the topic this week. As discussed yesterday, the issues involve several factors. The... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Weather Blog
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The pic below is from WAVE Radio looking at Broadway from the Brown Hotel. (Thanks to Rick Brown for the pic) The dates... January 13-24, 1937. It rained nearly the entire time. Louisville picked up 15" of rain during this... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: Only change I would make would be to lower the Sun/Mon system to half twix bar. But I will give it another day. Everyone is wondering about our next possible snow system. We have been... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Not starting off the year on a good note in western/central KY where dry conditions are developing. Latest Drought Monitor has western KY in a MODERATE DROUGHT with ABNORMALLY DRY conditions for a good chunk of central KY. As far... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: The 50 degree days have certainly caught the attention of many and perhaps even a bit of spring fever for some :) But it appears winter weather is making a comeback and it is time... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here is a quick video update from Kevin/Brian. Below is some interesting weather stats. I thought I would compare last winter to this year (so far). Granted, no two winters are exactly alike--- I still wanted to share the data.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Our systems are getting upgraded today---so you get a written version :) Please read Christie's post about the 1994 snowstorm. I will go into more detail on the 5pm news as well. That one a lot of us remember QUITE... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: Short video today as we are upgrading our systems. But I did want to at least update the snow setup this afternoon. Models did a really good job on placement with this event. Some of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Latest data continues to support a trend to colder. Will it snow? We can't answer that this far out. But we can at least identify trends of the weather patterns ahead. The latest GFS AO (Arctic Oscillation) once again has... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: Things about to get more active when it comes to wintry weather. So for those of you that have been 'bored' with our pattern---hang in there. We do have some light snow to track late... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Quick post tonight as moisture to the south has been reaching the ground enough to produce light snow showers. The video covers the chance for freezing drizzle as well, but at the moment--it has been snow. I will have more... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook: Watch out for black ice tonight with temperatures diving into the 20s. Yes, the wind did dry up MOST of the roads---a few areas may have been sheltered from the wind. These patches can catch... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Brief post/video tonight due to time. Overall, any icing that could take place Sunday night- Monday remains at a CHANCE level. Margin of error on ground temps is enough to keep the risk for freezing rain Sunday night north of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here is the latest outlook. We have a minor snow chance overnight/early morning we will be tracking. This looks to be spotty snow squalls for the region. The flakes will stick--so have to watch for slick spots. The wind will... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2015 at Weather Blog