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NOAA says winter forecast is a tough one

Forecasting what the weather is going to be a few days from now is hard enough, but forecasting out for the next three months is even more of a daunting task.  This year is really a challenge according to NOAA, … Continue reading

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Staring down the eye of a monster hurricane

by Dave Hennen CNN Senior Meteorologist We have all seen the amazing close up tornado pictures, as storm chasers, in crazy looking cars that look like urban assault vehicles snap those close up pictures that we all love to look … Continue reading

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Chris becomes first hurricane of the Atlantic season

by Dave Hennen CNN Senior Meteorologist TRACK THE STORM Tropical storm Chris has been upgraded to a hurricane, becoming the first named hurricane of the Atlantic season, according to the National Hurricane Center. The storm, which is located in the northern … Continue reading

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Ski season ends early this year

by Dave Hennen CNN Senior Meteorologist The early spring, and unseasonably warm temperatures that have gripped much of the U.S., has taken its toll on the ski industry.   Arapahoe Basin, which is typically one the last resorts to close in … Continue reading

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Today’s quake could have been catastrophic.

by Dave Hennen CNN Senior Meteorologist In 2004 a 9.1 magnitude quake occurred in a similar region to today’s large quake generating a tsunami that killed more than 200,000 people.  Again last year a similar magnitude 9.0 quake also generated … Continue reading

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“Super Tuesday” on the Sun

by Dave Hennen CNN Senior Meteorologist Scientist Joseph Kunches from NOAA’s Space Weather Prediction Center in Boulder Colorado is calling the latest CME or Coronal Mass Ejection from the sun, the equivalent in space weather terms to “Super Tuesday” in … Continue reading

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Winter Returns for the Weekend

by Dave Hennen CNN Senior Meteorologist As much of Europe continues to be in the deep freeze, most of the U.S. continued to bask in abnormally warm weather.  Another week and another 222 record high temperature records set from coast … Continue reading

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