Weather Talk

What is the Recipe for a Thunderstorm?

Just like when you are baking the perfect dessert or making that special dish,  you need the correct ingredients in the precise amounts mixed together in the right order in order for the food to come out tasting the way it should.

Hurricane Arthur is now a Post-Tropical Cyclone

Hurricane Arthur is thankfully losing speed and energy as it continues to move north along the east coast.

Rainfall, Wind and Hail Numbers from the Recent Storms

Finally some good rain! Yesterday’s late day, evening and nighttime and this morning’s thunderstorms brought welcome relief to parts of the Borderland. Now we did need to catch up all at once !

One More 100º Hot Day Before Monsoon Storms Arrive!

El Paso hit º today  which is the 20th day we reached or exceeded the 100º mark fthis year, 19th day this month! We have already see a hot start to our summer and we are still behind in the rainfall department. Great News!

Second earthquake strikes close to Lordsburg

Another Earthquake struck on Sunday, on June 29,2014 at about 8:30 a.m. according to the USGS website.

Drought report for El Paso

It's no secret that the desert is known for it's dry weather and that could bring issues to the people who inhabit it.

Weather Vs. Soccer

I played soccer for 14 years as a fullback and I have very much enjoyed watching the current World Cup matches this year.

How People are Struck by Lightning and What Happens?

Lightning is one of the most amazing and beautiful weather phenomena to watch and photograph from a distance. The key words in that sentence are "from a distance” and you should be indoors.

100º Heat! Cool Off with the Food You Eat

Since May 31st, El Paso has already hit a high temperature 100º or above on 14 days!  El Paso also broke 3 record high temperatures with all 3 happening in a row starting June 3rd the high of 109º, followed by two more da

Hurricane outlook in the Atlantic for June

We may not be close to the Atlantic, but if hurricanes do form, we could get impacted by it's reminisce. That is why it is important to be aware of when and how powerful a hurricane can form.

What does the first day of summer really mean?

Summer is easily one of my personal favorite season's of the year.

Become a SKYWARN® Trained Weather Spotter!

Do you have a passion for weather? How would you like to help the National Weather Service confirm severe weather, like hail, heavy rain damaging winds or even tornadoes?

Flash Flood Awareness

I was on vacation (still staying cool in the mountains) for the first day of “Monsoon Awareness Week” last week and did not cover the topic for that day “Flash Floods”.  So we shall

Heat Stress: Be Aware of the Signs of Heat Related Illness

Last week was designated “Monsoon Awareness Week”  by the National Weather Service offices of the southwest.

Monsoon in the borderland

Many people think when the monsoon begins it means we will automatically see severe weather and endless rain come our way.