Science of Weather: Weather, Climate, Earth DayClimate and weather patterns have been changing over a period of time… time is the keyword! Meteorologist Kylee Miller spoke with Richard Rood, professor of climate science at the University of Michigan, about weather, climate, and Earth day.
Science of Weather: NOAA GLERL Water BuoysScience instruments can be put just about anywhere, and come in all different shapes and sizes. Meteorologist Kylee Miller took a trip to NOAA in Ann Arbor, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory and shows us the water buoys and what they do.
Science of Weather: Detroit Tigers Baseball FieldThe sights and sounds of Comerica Park are unlike anything else, especially on game day. Fans cheering, the delicious baseball food, hoping for a win. Look at the stadium though, an open roof means the weather is a huge factor, so checking the weather is crucial. Heather Nabozny, Head Groundskeeper Detroit Tigers tells us how important it is to keep an eye on the weather.
Science of Weather: Air MassesWeather forecasting can be difficult and is largely based on air mass characteristics which help drive our local forecast. So let’s start with the basics, what is an air mass? An air mass is a large body of air whose temperature and humidity are fairly similar.
Science of Weather: Michigan's Main Severe Weather ThreatsScience of Weather: Michigan's Main Severe Weather Threats. Severe weather happens in Michigan and when it does, we shouldn’t be scared….but prepared!
Michigan Severe Weather Awareness Week March 20th to March 26thWhen thunder roars, go indoors! Severe weather season will arrive before we know it. This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week for the state of Michigan. Take time this week to create and rehearse your severe weather action plan. Talk with your family, friends, coworkers about where you would go and what you would do if a disaster struck.
Winter Storm Warning - What to Expect TodayMuch of southeast Michigan is seeing a lull in precipitation around the lunch hour. However, temperatures are around freezing causing light rain to transition into freezing rain and sleet.
Winter Storm Coming Wednesday & Thursday, What To ExpectWe are tracking a powerful storm system that will stick around through the day Wednesday and Thursday.
Live Winter Storm Tracker: Wet Snow Continues Through The Afternoon CommuteWinter storms headed to Michigan calling for record snowfall with estimates of between 8" to 12"of snow.
Road Crews In Metro Detroit Prepping For Expected Winter Snow StormRoad crews across Metro Detroit, loading up trucks with salt, checking maintenance and getting ready for expected winter snow storm.
Here Is A List Of Snow Emergencies As SE Michigan Braces For Winter StormAs residents in Southeast Michigan endure a winter storm this week, various communities are issuing snow emergencies.