MM’s Memorial Day Wx Blog

Weather Headlines 

A beautiful Memorial Day

Increasing humidity and rain chances this week

Wettest day looks to be Thursday

Meteorologist Mark’s Wx Vlog 

Seven-Day Forecast

Daily Forecast 

Today: Beautiful. Mostly sunny skies and only a light breeze.

Tuesday: A few more clouds. More humid.

Wednesday: Just a chance for an afternoon/evening shower or storm. Precip may become more likely overnight.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Friday: A 50/50 shot at some rain and storms.

Saturday & Sunday: Warmer, with a chance for a mainly afternoon/evening shower or storm.

Meteorologist Mark’s Wx Concerns

Almanac for Yesterday

Sun & The Moon 

On This Day in Wx History

1830- Shelbyville is turned into “a heap of ruins” as a tornado moves through the center of town, destroying 15 homes and 38 businesses, along with churches and public buildings. A book is carried seven miles. Losses are estimated as high as $100,000. Another tornado, or a continuation of this one, touches down 20 miles northeast of Shelbyville, and destroys a farm.

Yesterday’s National Temperature Extremes

High:  115° at Death Valley, California

Low:   22° at Stanley, Idaho & White Sulphur Springs, Montana  

Monday Sun Day

As a star, the Sun is a ball of gas (92.1 percent hydrogen and 7.8 percent helium) held together by its own gravity.

Drought Monitor

The drought monitor is updated each Thursday.

Weather SnapShots

A violent F-5 tornado moved into Wheatland, Pennsylvania On May 31st, 1985. This is the only recorded F-5 tornado in that state’s history. Someone just happened to snap a picture.

NASA Nerdology 

“I am a Flight Director — because we are. We as a team, we all sit here together. We all do this mission together.” — Pooja Jesrani of NASA.

One of the most impressive aspects of NASA is their diverse workforce. It’s just a bunch of amazing people from all over the world working toward a common goal. A good lesson for all!

You all have a great day and keep lookin’ up!

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