Episode #103: The Sounds Of Flight

Posted by on March 13, 2020 at 11:12 am

There is a certain kind of romance involved with airports. A good example comes from the foggy airport scene in the film, “Casablanca,” (“Here’s looking at you, kid.”). When I think of airports, I usually think of the adventure it leads to. If you have never had the opportunity to fly on a commercial flight […]

Episode #102: An Active Week

Posted by on February 24, 2020 at 6:26 pm

It will be a very active week in Ohio with the first half of the week staying above freezing, but the back half turns much colder with some snow. While the details are still several days away from getting sharp, I focus on the most likely period that will give NEOhio the greatest chance for […]

Episode #101: The Moons Of 2020

Posted by on February 14, 2020 at 6:15 pm

One of the romantic icons of the world is the full moon. This year’s full moon was 5 days before Valentine’s Day. So what IS the 2020 full moon calendar? Are there any “blue moons” or “supermoons?” Let’s blast off and explore this topic on this episode of WeatherJazz┬«!

Episode #100: Winter Outlook Part 2

Posted by on February 4, 2020 at 5:47 pm

FOX 8 Cleveland Meteorologists Andre Bernier and Scott Sabol discuss the drivers that dictate seasonal outlooks along with what went right and what went wrong so far this winter. How has the outlook changed as we head into the latter half of this winter season? Tune in to this very popular topic on this epic […]

Episode #099: Blizzard Of 1978

Posted by on January 26, 2020 at 2:25 pm

This weekend marks the 42nd anniversary of the Big Blizzard of 1978 for Ohio. Two years ago, local blogger and writer Rose Moore wrote a great piece on what that blizzard was like. Rose, a big fan of WeatherJazz┬«, gave me permission to read most of her story for this episode. I strongly encourage you […]

Episode #098: Finger Lake Effect

Posted by on January 20, 2020 at 6:47 pm

Anyone who understands how lake effect snow is generated by the atmosphere might be tempted to say that a relatively small or skinny lake could not be the source of lake effect snow. However, if the conditions are just right (like they were this morning), it can happen!

Episode #097: The Amazing Pine Tree

Posted by on January 17, 2020 at 6:38 pm

How is it that we never seem to see pine tree branches break off under the pressure of very heavy snow while other trees are easily damaged or even killed when the weight of snow takes out huge branches? Let’s take a closer look at the amazing pine tree of the northern U.S. states. Here […]

Episode #096: Crazy Weekend

Posted by on January 10, 2020 at 6:18 pm

Get ready for a wild weather weekend in much of the USA. We’ll take a look at the two strong storms affecting the lower 48 states. Specifically for Ohio, it means high winds and record highs possible for Saturday.