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Brian Goode
Louisville
Grew up in Louisville and attended Western Kentucky University.
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Meteorologist Ryan Hoke is about to take on his 8th year in storm chasing in less than 24 hours. To say Ryan has been excited about this lately is an understatement :) He has been staring at the models like... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Weather Blog
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This post will mainly focus on the holiday weekend and the temps/storm chances. Overall them...each day gets slightly "worse" with the humidity and storm chance risk. But it isn't anything drastic. Just slowly fades into that direction. The "stormiest" period... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Weather Blog
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Once again, our pattern is fairly quiet when it comes to thunderstorm potential. There looks to be a storm system that will impact Texas the next couple of days that will likely help give us our next chance a decent... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Weather Blog
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The weather the next 24-36 hours will look more early spring than late spring. Lots of clouds and passing showers will keep temperatures on the cool side for sure. We will finally break out into sunshine on Friday and highs... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Weather Blog
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Really, the lack OF storms with this post overall. We have really been lucky so far this severe weather season to avoid the stronger jet stream winds aloft when the humidity builds in. This has been bad news for the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Weather Blog
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The cold front is about 12 hours away from pushing into our area. That will end our rain/storm chance as well as knock out the humid air that is in place. Hopefully those of you that were missed some of... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Weather Blog
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Main focus on the video today is the storms this afternoon and of course...the weekend. Severe chances are certainly on the low side. HOWEVER, you can still get downburst winds from collapsing thunderstorms and very intense lightning/heavy rain with the... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2015 at Weather Blog
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The new drought map is out ...and it has eased some in the southern Plains thanks to the recent storms. California still in horrible shape. With some spotty "dry" areas showing up closer to home. But when I looked back... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Get ready for a more humid feel and scattered storms. Those will be the highlights for this weekend. Keep in mind, with no obvious trigger for the storms...the timing and coverage is going to be a huge challenge. Obviously the... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Another amazing day outside with much more blue sky compared to yesterday. The biggest challenge ahead remains with the timing of storms starting early Friday and ending late Monday. It will note rain the entire time---but the atmosphere looks to... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Ahhh nice day out today! And tomorrow looks to be just as good. Enjoy these cool spells....you will miss them very soon :) The video today will focus on the setup for Fri-Mon as we will return to a more... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Main focus for the video today is the short-term risk this afternoon/very early evening. The new TORNADO WATCH is now out for areas north/northeast of Louisville until 8pm. This will be a short-term risk period of that area. There could... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2015 at Weather Blog
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As always the case, you can expect more with our weather blog ...year round. We have a full team always looking at short-term events, longer term for thunderstorms or potential droughts and some that look way longer at the upcoming... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Time for the weekend! And it still looks quite warm if not hot at times. The main changes will be thunderstorms chances. We have been avoiding widespread storms for quite some time. While we are not expecting "widespread" activity this... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Could we reach or break a record this afternoon? It is possible. We are only a few degrees away from both thresholds. Current record is 89° set back in 1940. The records the next two days will be a bit... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2015 at Weather Blog
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I struggled a bit on the video today...so my apologies :) The short term remains the same--- very warm (I like to use the term "hot" once we hit 90+) with very small storm chances in the afternoon. There is... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2015 at Weather Blog
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The summer-like pattern continues. We saw strong warming this morning, but now the cumulus field is developing quickly so that should slow down the warming for the afternoon. Either way, highs 85-88 look likely. As discussed in the video, there... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2015 at Weather Blog
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The dust from Halley's Comet's tail help produce a few meteors in our skies above this time of the year. The actual peak looks to take place this Wednesday and Thursday morning just before the sun rises. However, we are... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Welcome to summer! Well, not officially...but it will feel like it more and more this week. We are sandwiched in between a front to our west and a soon-t0-be tropical system to our east/southeast. High pressure is trying to protect... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2015 at Weather Blog
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We are in the homestretch when it comes to the Oaks/Derby weather. It will start off chilly Friday morning with a few 30s possible. The area of low pressure that came through today will still throw clouds at us during... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Overall, the forecast remains on track for the rest of the Derby Week. The plan is to only make small changes to temps and rain coverage later tonight and Thursday. The showers on Thursday still look very spotty with the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2015 at Weather Blog
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The weather pattern remains very calm compared to what we have been dealing with the past several weeks. There are still 2 bumps in the road when it comes to rain chances. - Wed PM-- Low pressure tracks to our... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2015 at Weather Blog
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After a crazy late winter of cold/snow ...right into storms and flooding...it is nice to see that one of our "calmest" periods is lining up with Derby Week. We don't get that lucky too often :) There are 2 issues... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2015 at Weather Blog
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With so much discussion involving the severe threat tomorrow, I decided to do an evening update to the latest model data. So the video will start off with the overall setup then I will dive into 2 of the short-range... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2015 at Weather Blog
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Here are the following items mention on the NWS conference call with the local media and emergency managers. Please REFRESH this page to see the latest info typed into the blog. ____________________________________________________ 3:27PM - Call has now ended. We will... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2015 at Weather Blog