Episodes

Episode #127: Cedar Rapids

Posted by on October 27, 2020 at 2:20 pm

From Wikipedia: “The August 2020 Midwest derecho was a severe weather event which took place from August 10–11, 2020 across the Midwestern United States and portions of southwestern Ontario. The derecho caused notably widespread high winds and spawned an outbreak of weak tornadoes. In addition, certain areas reported torrential rain and large hail.” The worst […]

Episode #125: Lunar-Martian Dance

Posted by on October 18, 2020 at 6:22 pm

My new WeatherJazz® Audience Connect line is: 234-525-5888. Call anytime you have a comment or topic suggestion! There’s a new way to become a supporter of this podcast. This is a direct way for this audience to secure more frequent episodes as well as expand the topic base in the future. I thank you ahead […]

Episode #124: Five Planets

Posted by on September 25, 2020 at 1:21 pm

Check out tonight’s sky! Out of the five planets visible in the sky at the same time, three of them are easy “naked-eye” (you don’t need a telescope) objects. My new WeatherJazz® Audience Connect line is: 234-525-5888. Call anytime you have a comment or topic suggestion! There’s a new way to become a supporter of […]

Episode #123: Don Kent (Part 2)

Posted by on September 18, 2020 at 11:17 am

Meteorologist Don Kent pioneered the craft of television meteorology in the 1940s and 1950s. I had the great honor of interviewing Don back in 2009 for one of WeatherJazz’s premiere episodes. This is part two of my 2009 interview with Don with the purpose of appreciating the groundwork that he established in the early and […]

Episode #122: Don Kent (Part 1)

Posted by on September 8, 2020 at 2:14 pm

On Episode #121, I introduced you to WBZ-TV-4, Boston’s newest meteorologist, Jacob Wycoff. I mentioned a couple of former WBZ-4 meteorologists during that conversation. One of them, Don Kent, pioneered the craft of television meteorology in the 1940s and 1950s. I had the great honor of interviewing Don back in 2009 for one of WeatherJazz’s […]

Episode #120: Hurricane Laura

Posted by on August 27, 2020 at 10:37 am

Hurricane Laura made landfall in the early morning hours of Thursday. Here’s a special WeatherJazz® update. The links and videos I made reference to are below. National Hurricane Center LINK ADDED: Lake Charles, Louisiana’s NEXRAD Dropper Radar was completely destroyed by Hurricane Laura’s winds: My new WeatherJazz® Audience Connect line is: 234-525-5888. Call anytime you […]

Episode #117: Bill Martin

Posted by on August 6, 2020 at 11:18 am

Bill Martin was a popular Cleveland television news anchor for many decades who retired about a year ago and moved to Lakewood Ranch in Florida. Bill was recently involved with something that opened his eyes to something that, as air travelers, we need to know. Join me and my conversation with Bill Martin as we […]

Episode #115: Good Old Fashion Summer

Posted by on July 17, 2020 at 11:39 am

Much of the U.S.A. has experienced prolonged summery heat, including Ohio. FOX 8 morning meteorologist Scott Sabol joins me to discuss the dynamics behind this year’s summery pattern and what we might expect in August and September.