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.

Episode #095: Winter So Far

Posted by on January 7, 2020 at 6:16 pm

So far this winter, there hasn’t been a whole lot of snow (….yet). Let’s take a look at the seasonal snow totals for Ohio thus far and look around the northeast quarter of the USA for where the snow IS falling! Snowfall Deficit as of January 7: -13.4″ Cleveland -17.8″ Erie, PA -10.4″ Mansfield -8.4″ […]

Episode #094: For Spacious Skies – Part 2

Posted by on December 16, 2019 at 5:22 pm

Let’s finish our 2012 visit with WBZ-TV’s Jack Borden, creator of “For Spacious Skies” (CLICK HERE to visit his web site).