Lightning or “Heat Lightning”? That is the question!

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 – Okay, so I was driving back to work after my dinner break and I noticed lightning off to the south of Johnson City. I talked about the thunderstorms across western North Carolina earlier tonight on News Channel 11 and I also told our viewers how they could see the lightning in the storms over western North Carolina once the sun went down. I stressed that we would see the lightning if the storms did not die down. Guess what?  The storms did not die down.  They held together and at 9:38 PM they were still…

Scattered Storms Monday and Tuesday – Mine Quake in Richlands, Virginia – What type of cloud is that?

Monday, July 18, 2016 – There was a 3.4 Magnitude Mine Collapse Quake 11 KM NNW of Richlands, Virginia earlier today.  I checked with the Ri…

Storms Possible Tonight and Tomorrow – NWS Morristown, TN Reviews Friday’s Damaging Wind Event

Thursday, July 14, 2016 0 Good afternoon.  Showers and thunderstorms will move into the area tonight.  Some storms could contain gusty winds…

Super Typhoon Nepartak closing in on Taiwan! Showers and Storms for us Tonight and Thursday!

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 It has been a hot afternoon.  Here is a look at the Climate for the Tri-Cities Regional Airport:  High 89, Low 72, R…

Too Little Rain for some – Way to much for others! Latest Drought Conditions – Rain chances increase by the 4th!

Thursday, June 30, 2016 – It looks like the drought conditions have gotten worse for some across the Tennessee Valley, while the heavy rain …

Monday’s shelf cloud photos explained – Good night for baseball – Rain chances increase for the weekend!

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 – Good afternoon.  Many of you sent in some incredible photos of the shelf cloud that passed over the region with the…

Tornado Watch for parts of Virginia and Kentucky Tonight – Strong Storms Possible tonight.

Thursday, June 23, 2016 – Good afternoon.  We continue to watch the potential for strong to severe weather across the area tonight.  A Torna…

Scattered Storms – Some Severe – remain in the Forecast along with the Heat and Humidity!

Good afternoon! We have experienced another hot and muggy afternoon with the scattered storms again today.  We have had reports of some wind…