Weather Talk

Near record high warm temperatures through Monday! Changes next week!

Are you ready for near record high temperatures this weekend?

Did You Know It's National Weatherperson's Day?

No?  Well, don't worry, 99.9% of the rest of the nation did not realize it either. Except Blue Bell Ice Cream!  They always send us a treat on this day, thank you!

What are you talking about

Most  of the times weather casters get caught up with weather terminology and we forget to explain what it means to our audience. It's like having a doctor  use their medical jargon.

Your Yard Needs You!

It's February, my friends, probably THE MOST IMPORTANT MONTH for the care of your yard.  Over the month of February, I will be posting informative tips on how to prepare plants, trees, and (my favorite) grass for a wonderful Spring and

The groundhog predictions are in!

Today Monday, February 2, 2015 is Groundhog Day!

A Pacific storm system pumps in clouds and rain into our weekend

Clouds and moisture continue to push in from Pacific storm system, which originated in the Baja of California. This upper level low and wave will continue to produce widespread rain and mountain snow as they track east over northern Mexico.

Why Does Rain Make Us Feel So Good? Negative Ions!

Friday will bring not only a chance of rain but also the potential for heavy rain.  In addition to the amazingly fresh smell of rain, there's something else healthful and therapeutic about it:  NEGATIVE IONS?

Seven MORE Reasons the Sun Is Good for Our Health

I know what you're thinking: "How in the world could you be so happy, Rob, when you're wearing a $3 pair of plastic sunglasses?" True, my nuclear furnace radiation protective eye devices are very cheap (and even fell apart 7 s

Widespread rainfall expected towards the end of the week

The long range computer forecast models from the National Weather Service predicted a colder and wetter winter for our region. Since the end of December that is forecast has been pretty much on track.

Protecting your skin and lips from harsh winter conditions

I always wondered why my hands get so rough and dryin the winter.  Dry skin causes you to itch all over in the winter.

Another Winter Storm Will Chill Texas

Texas needs to buckle down for another winter storm. On Wednesday night, a major cold front pushed into the Panhandle and will drop the temperature in Amarillo down to 21.

How to safely drive on Black Ice

We are tracking a storm system that could potentially create icy weather starting Thursday through Friday. This means driving conditions could get a little tricky as some of this rain/ice could create black ice on the roads.

Seven Reasons Why the Sun Makes Us Smile

We can all hear mom saying, "Put on your sunscreen." Or " Wear your sunscreen, or you'll turn into a tomato." Or "Spray on some sunscreen, or you'll wrinkle like a buffalo when you're 90!"

Low beam headlights in fog and other fog driving do’s & don’ts

We have already seen 3 to 5 foggy mornings across the Borderland this cold season. Last Thursday morning's fog was the thickest and longest lasting many of us have seen in years!

Winter Skin care tips

It may have been pretty warm this weekend but the past few weeks of winter weather here in The Borderland may have your skin feeling a little dry and sad.