Weather Talk

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.

Why Do Weather Guys Over 40 Give Blood?

Better question: Why should all men over 40 consider giving blood regularly? Easy... it helps men shed the extra iron that can build up in their blood.

How to drive safely in the fog

Fog isn't very common in our area, in fact winter weather around our region is pretty dry and could mean drivers aren't too used to driving in hazardous weather. Fog can be hazardous if temperatures are below freezing.

The shocking truth of cold weather

Did you know that when it's dry and cold there are more chances for you to shock other people? Yup, not making it up. Cold and dry weather is "don't touch me" type of weather.

Smile! Cold Air May Help Burn Fat!

There are a few people who LOVE cold fronts! I do not happen to be one of those people, but there may be a reason to smile after all. Cold air may jumpstart the body to burn fat in order to generate body heat! YES!!!

Fahrenheit or Celsius? Knots or MPH?

Most of the world uses the Celsius scale when referring to temperature and Knots when measuring wind speed instead of Fahrenheit and Miles Per Hour (MPH).  I am in the pro

Dallas vs Green Bay: the Second Ice Bowl

As I am sitting on my couch watching the Green Bay Packers vs the Dallas Cowboys in the comfort of my own home, I can't help but think about how cold the game must be at the playoff's today. 

Fracking possibly linked to series of earthquakes in Texas

At least a dozen earthquakes hit North Texas on Tuesday in 36 hours.  Geophysicists said they're looking into whether fracking may have been a factor.

What Is the Best Time & Temperature for Coffee?

With a high of only 43 in El Paso Thursday, and with another cold front coming in on Friday, we are all giving that coffee cup the evil eye!

Safety tips on how to drive in strong winds

El Paso is under a Wind Advisory for Wednesday starting at 9a.m. and expiring on Thursday at 5a.m.

Was Mom Right? Can the Cold Really Give You a Cold?

Find the big coat again!!  Another cold front blows into the Borderland on Wednesday.  Highs will be in the 40s for the next four days. 

Is your vehicle ready for winter weather?

Last Friday there was a wide variety of wintry precipitation that made Borderland driving difficult and hazardous.

Arctic blast to bring icy chill across the country

There is an arctic blast slowly spilling across much of the country. It is expected to impact much of the northern states starting Tuesday plunging down through Thursday.

Tips for running in cold weather

If you find yourself facing a long list of resolutions and weight loss and health happen to be one of them, the most recent cold weather may have you feeling just a little discouraged.