Best Meteor Shower of the Year Tonight

ASTRONOMY NEWS Geminids Meteor Shower Best View: Saturday Evening – Eastern Sky / Sunday Morning – Zenith (Straight Up) Tonight and tomorrow morning, the best meteor shower of the year will come into play. This particular meteor shower has been known to produce anywhere from 60-80 multicolored meteors per hour; and at it’s peak, can … Continue reading »

Finally, An Upcoming Change

WEATHER DISCUSSION After what seems like an eternity of sunny skies, dry air, and above average temperatures; a change is coming. The dominant ridge of high pressure is slowly breaking down and an end is finally in sight. Now that the high pressure is moving off to the east, cooler air will have a chance … Continue reading »

Perseid Meteor Shower

WEATHER NEWS Perseid Meteor Shower It’s time for the Perseid Meteor Shower! The Perseid Shower is an annual event that occurs around the end of July until the beginning of August. Peak dates for this shower are August 11-13th. At it’s peak, under moonless skies up to 60 meteors an hour can be seen. The … Continue reading »

Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower

WEATHER NEWS The annual Eta Aquarids meteor shower will peak this week allowing for viewers to get a glimpse of the debris field of one of the most famous comets in our solar system. The Eta Aquarids shower will peak on Tuesday and Wednesday morning (May 6th & 7th) just before dawn. As the fist … Continue reading »

Lyrids Meteor Shower

WEATHER NEWS The yearly Lyrids Meteor shower is currently underway. The shower is usually active between the 16th and the 26th of April each year. The peak of this shower will be on the evening of April 21st and the morning of April 22nd. From 11 p.m Monday to 5 a.m. on Tuesday about 20 … Continue reading »

April Showers & Meteor Showers!

A warm front this afternoon will bring a few more clouds to the area and a chance for showers at the higher elevations, but with high pressure still present temperatures will be even warmer than yesterday! Tomorrow the cold front associated with the warm front today will bring showers to the area, I think most … Continue reading »