Excessive Rain this Year Reminds Us of the 2011 Wildfires
With the lack of rain in 2011, the result was extreme drought conditions and numerous wildfires across East Texas, including the Bear Creek Fire in September, the largest wildfire in East Texas History.
What’s the Difference Between Dew Point and Humidity?
With high temperatures and high humidity, we start talking about the heat index. But what does that all really mean? What is humidity and what is dew point?
Barry Threatens Flooding to Some Gulf States
Barry continues to bring the threat for heavy rain, storm surge, flooding and gusty winds to some gulf states.
Tropical Storm Barry Could Impact ETX this Weekend
The first named storm in the Gulf of Mexico is here, and it’s headed towards East Texas.
Saturn Brightest in the Night Sky Tuesday Night
The sixth planet from the sun will appear extra bright in the night sky because it’s in what’s called “opposition.”
2 Strong Earthquakes Hit Southern California
Two strong earthquakes have hit Southern California in two days. These quakes are the strongest in the area in over 20 years.
What’s With All the Flood Warnings Still?
What’s with all the flood warnings? Why are they still here? In short, rivers are still in flood stage.
NOAA Predicting Large “Dead Zone” in the Gulf of Mexico this Summer
A large “dead zone” could mean little life in parts of the Gulf of Mexico this summer.
What the SPC Outlooks Mean When Storms Approach
In advance of these storms, meteorologists are doing what they can to prepare the public. However, it can be a little confusing at times. Like what do those outlooks that the Storm Prediction Center even mean? Slight risk… moderate… enhanced? Let’s break it down.
Football Field Sized Asteroid has a Chance to hit the Earth Later this Year
The asteroid is named 2006QV89 and is set to pass by earth later this year.
Summer Is Here: Starting Sunday 90 Degrees Is The Norm
You know we’re in the “hot season” when the normal high hits 90 degrees, and that happens this Sunday.
Summer Starts Friday
The first day of summer is Friday, June 21.