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Brian Goode
Louisville
Grew up in Louisville (Okolona) and attended Western Kentucky University.
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DISCUSSION: Short-term issues... heat and a teasing cold front. The front will drop down later tonight into Wednesday. The models are still varying on just how far south it makes it before fading out. We are going with it fading... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Fairly quiet start to the week. Which is good. We have a busy end of the week coming. Now-Wed Only a couple of minor issues to watch... - this afternoon ...spotty shower may pop now. Will evaluate for midday... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Several issues to track as we move into the holiday weekend. Here are the highlights: This morning: Fog...likely to linger through midday. Advisory may get extended for some. This afternoon: Differential heating may lead to spotty downpours this afternoon.... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Another where us meteorologists are having to babysit the radar and satellite to watch for changes to keep the forecast on track. When you don't have a strong steering flow aloft to work with, you have to look at... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Complex setup the next 24-48 hours that is highly conditional on several factors lining up. This means confidence is not overly high in any one solution, but here is the best forecast we can provide as of this morning.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: For a quiet weather pattern, there is quite a bit to talk about as the main focus will be on 2 cold fronts moving in our direction. So, as usual, let me break it down in highlights. The video... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Main topics addressed are the heat/humidity and thunderstorm risks this week. Still some questions on timing with cold front this time of the year as the models can get aggressive with pushing them south when that isn't as easy... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Enjoy this cooler pattern that is in place. We will miss it by the weekend. A very warm flow will kick in by Saturday and especially into Sunday. Humidity will increase as well, but there atmosphere will not be... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: The blog will start a transition this summer into more of pattern discussions and items of interest down the road. In the summer months, very little changes in a short amount of time. When things pick up and become... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Tracking scattered downpours/thunderstorms today. There will be a break from the morning and late afternoon activity. A cool-down is still on tap for Tuesday/Wednesday. Some of that will be cloud-induced as we get the backlash of a low pressure... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: We continue to make small adjustments to the weekend setup. The overall theme of stormy weather toward the end remains, however. Here is the breakdown: Rest of today: Dry and warm. Mid 80s Tonight: Dry and another cool night.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Some good trends since my last update when it comes to thunderstorm chances. Drier air looks to linger longer into the start of the weekend. This will help keep a cap on the fuel the cumulus clouds would need... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: We will deal with spotty thunderstorms through Friday. Coverage looks limited to the 10-30% range due to the weak triggers in the area. Having said that, but alert if you hear thunder as the humidity will keep climbing. This... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: I feel like we are having the same discussion as last week. Minus the wild wind fields for severe. Several fronts to track in the days ahead. More typical of mid-spring than approaching summer. Front # 1: Cold front... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Well, lots to track this weekend. And I fully expect more changes to the forecast as soon as later today so make sure you keep checking back in with us on timing/coverage issues. So here is how it stands... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Busy holiday weekend full of events ahead of us. And the weather setup will feature some dangerous thunderstorms at times, but NOT a washout of a weekend. Here is the breakdown: Friday... Warm front passes through. The warm air... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Very busy pattern so expect changes to the forecast. Let's dive right in. This afternoon: Conditional threat for severe weather. The track of the low into central KY and how much instability can build on the eastern side of... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Several challenges ahead when it comes to the timing of rainfall in WAVE Country. We have enough information to gauge the big picture setup, but it will be the details that won't get resolved until we reach each day.... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: This afternoon: We will monitor how two areas will interact. One to our south and one to our north. The one to the north should help provide enough forcing for t-storms to pop just after midday across SE IN... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2017 at Weather Blog
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Well, the quiet was fun while it lasted. Now we are back into storm-tracking model that will take us all the way into the weekend. Here is the breakdown: Rest of today: Scattered downpours/t-storms feeding on the warm/humid setup in... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: One more dry day ahead for all of our 29 counties before we have to introduce rain chances back into the forecast. Today/Tonight: High clouds and the lush/green landscape will be the main limiting factors on how close we... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Normally we experience our first 90° day roughly around June 1st. We will be a couple weeks ahead of schedule it appears this year. Nothing drastic, but it will be a good reminder of what we will face in... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Temperatures will be the headline for the first part of this week. We will fall short of record highs today with highs in the mid/upper 80s. We will come close to record highs Tuesday and Wednesday as 90° is... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Almost there everyone. Almost there to a dry setup for a few days. In fact, realllly nice weekend weather. Rest of today: Showers/downpours will continue to feed along the front across KY. Coverage will drop off the more north... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2017 at Weather Blog
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DISCUSSION: Very much a summer-like setup the next 48 hours with the stalled front (that wiggles at times) being in the driver seat when it comes to t-storm chances. This afternoon: The front is still hugging our NE sections of... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2017 at Weather Blog