Atlanta’s Heat Advisory & Warning Criteria for Georgia

Currently at Atlanta’s Hartsfield (ATL) The temperature is: ATL’s heat index is: °F Current Conditions Around Georgia  How many days until fall? The summertime heat in the Southeast can be oppressive, despite the fact that actual air temperatures are relatively mild compared to those of the Great Plains and Midwest.  For example, the average high […]

Full Moon on the Summer Solstice 2016

The summer solstice begins Monday, June 20th at 5:34pm CDT.  A full moon, also known as the June Strawberry Moon, will coincide with the 2016 summer solstice. A Strawberry Moon is a term given to any full moon in the month of June.  The term was used most by Algonquin tribes, who recognized it as […]

Storm chasing: A day in the life of a storm chaser

Storm chasing is an emotional roller coaster. From operational field missions, to university research, and to the hobbyist and/or nature explorer, storm chasing consists of several thousand miles of driving for sometimes only an hour of action. Each Spring, scientists, meteorologists, hobbyists, and explorers, venture out to the Great Plains to seek some of the atmosphere’s […]

DFW Heat Index & the Heat Advisory Criteria for North Texas

Currently at Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) The temperature is: DFW’s heat index is: °F Current Conditions Around N. TX  How many days until fall? It’s pretty much a given that summertime in North Texas will be hot. However, there is a fine line between “hot” and dangerously hot. In other words, “only” a few degrees can […]

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How Many Days Until Summer 2018?

Summer 2018 begins on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 10:07 UTC (06:07 am EDT, 05:07 am CDT, 04:07 am MDT, and 03:07 am PDT).The total duration of summer 2018 is 93 days, 15 hours, and 47 minutes How many days are left until summer? Countdown To Summer 2018    Related: Number of days until fall […]

Number of Days Until Winter 2017 Begins

The winter (December) solstice will occur on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 16:28 UTC. In the United States, this translates to 11:28 am EST, 10:28 am CST, 9:28 am MST, 8:28 am PST. The total duration of winter 2017 is 88 days, 23 hours, and 47 minutes. How many days are left until winter? Winter […]