Greensburg, Kansas: Why the Near Bulls Eye

Greensburg, Kansas: Why the Near Bulls Eye

April 30, 2012:  A Close Call

ABOVE: Greensburg, Kansas Supercell: Apr. 30, 2012.  Radar reflectivity (left) and storm-relative velocity of a supercell near Greensburg, KS Apr. 30, 2012 at 7:03pm CDT Continue reading

South Central Drought Costing Billions of Dollars

The drought costs in the parched south-central states continues to rise. Minuscule amounts of rain combined with record hot summer temperatures has resulted in billions of dollars in agricultural losses. Although some rain has been falling in the region over the last several days, it won’t be nearly enough to put much of a dent in the current drought.
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