Weather Talk

Remnants of Dolly to help produce more rain

Tropical Depression Dolly is no more, but the remnants of it are still haunting Brownsville and the RGV. Dolly drenched Mexico's Gulf coast before moving inland over mountains and dissipating on Wednesday.

Thanks, Dolly, for Some Decent Rain

Wednesday was the Valley's best chance to get some much needed rainfall out of Tropical Storm Dolly.  Well, Dolly did not disappoint.  The RGV could get more rain on Thursday as well.

Tropical Storm Dolly, yes "Dolly!"

Thank goodness this Dolly is taking a track a little more to the south into Mexico!  Yes, the National Hurricane Center reuses storm names, but it is extremely unusual to have two storms with the same names in very similar proximity. 

Tropical Depression to Affect the RGV

Tropical Depression Five has formed in the southern Gulf of Mexico.  According to the National Hurricane Center in Miami, its trajectory will take the depression northwest toward the RGV.  On Tuesday, it is likely to reach tropical st

Another Tropical Concern Next Week?

The Valley received a good round of t-showers on Friday, delivering over an inch and a half to McAllen and surrounding areas.  This was caused by a simple low pressure system parked just off shore.  It never strengthened into anything

A More Active Gulf

A weakly defined area of convection a little NE of Houston has a 20% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone within the next 48 hours.  The area of concern is drifting SW at 20 mph.  This convective mass will enhance the chance o

Meet Hurricane Cristobal

Cristobal has been officially upgraded to Hurricane Category 1 as of Monday evening.  Interestingly, it is expected to follow an almost identical path as Bertha, the previous Atlantic storm.

Tropical Storm Cristobal to miss the US

It's officially the third tropical storm to form in the Atlantic this year for the 2014 hurricane season.

Tropical Depression Four

The tropical disturbance near The Bahamas is now Tropical Depression Four.  Please remember our KVEO Hurricane Tracker right here..

Five Day Tropical Weather Outlook

As of late Friday evening, a tropical convective air mass was positioned just east of the Dominican Republic.  Friday night that air mass had an 90% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone within the following 48 hours.

What Does a Black Hole Look Like? NASA Took a Pic!

Beam me up, Scotty, I thought they were kidding about "black holes."  Not true.  They are real, and NASA has taken a picture of one.

Storm Knocks Out Power

A moderate t-storm rolled through Brownsville Monday at approximately 1:50 pm.  A peak gust of 53 mph registered at the airport, and a total of 0.18 inches of rain fell into the rain gage. 

Fire danger, enhanced risk of wildfire growth

The National Weather Service has issued an enchanced risk of wildfire growth and spread on Sunday. There are gusty conditions existing coming in from the southeast and they are expected to combine with drier air.

Extended Forecast

We stayed on the drier side of things on Friday, but we are still expecting to see a slight chance of rain this weekend.

Scientists say Mother Nature may have gas

As you may recall, scientists were baffled by the mysterious holes popping up around Siberia, and now scientists are saying this could be a side effect Mother Nature is undergoing thanks to global warming.