Weather Talk

Texas Weather is "NUTS"... Literally

As you look at this photo of me with all those peanut products, you're probably saying to yourself: "Yes, that picture IS filled with NUTS!"  (Ha, thanks!)  But if you look closer, you'll realize that all those peanu

Do We Eat More in Warm or Cold Weather?

As we get closer and closer to Thanksgiving Day, closer to the family gatherings, closer to those little appetizers that only come out a couple times a year, closer to all the fixings, and, most importantly, closer to that giant turkey and tama

The Quietest Hurricane Season in 31 Years Ends Sunday!

It's gone quickly, but Hurricane Season 2014 officially ends this Sunday.  Thankfully, the RGV faced no significant tropical weather this entire season.  Oh, sure, on September 2, we were all watching the southern Gulf with antici

Weather changes and pesky allergies

The weather has been a bit crazy as the seasons begin change along with a constant variation in temperatures. For a lot of people this means the constant struggle with fighting off those pesky allergies.

What causes sniffles?

Yes its true! Aside from the wonderful Holiday's turkey stuffing celebrations and soon to be Christmas decorations comes the dreaded sniffle weather.

Stormy Saturday, Hot Sunday!

An upper level low pressure system has turned south and is heading directly for the Valley on Saturday.  This additional push of upper level energy will spawn t-showers on Saturday and may even cause some of those storms to reach severe li

A Record Cold November

People in Edinburg woke up Tuesday, and the temperature outside was 36.  36!!!!!  What?  Wait!  This is supposed to be the Valley of Texas, not the Valley of Nebraska.  Just about every town in the RGV has had mornings

A Big Meteor Shower Tonight!

Yet another significant cold front is sweeping into the Valley overnight Monday night, and temperatures will be falling into the mid to upper 30s by morning.  One of the reasons the RGV will get so cold again has to do with the mostly clea

What causes Rainbows?

With cold rainy days one thing is for sure, the light at the end of the wet roads, frizzy hair and umbrellas all feels ok at the sight of a Beautiful Rainbow.

Cold weather myths

A Cold Arctic mass is blasting the Nation, which means it's time for those cozy nights in tucked under a fuzzy blanket.

A Wind Chill Advisory Friday Morning. How is That Calculated?

A Wind Chill Advisory is posted for Cameron, Willacy, and Hidalgo Counties from midnight to 8 a.m.

Not One, but Two Mornings in the 30s!!!

Whenever I say "30s", farmers understandably get very nervous.  Let me begin this chilly warning with some good news for citrus farmers:  I do not think that we will touch freezing Thursday or Friday morning, unless you'

A Texas-Size COLD FRONT... Get Ready!

America's first significant cold front of the season is sweeping down the Central Plains and will dump some very cold air right into the heart of Texas.

Cold Fronts mean Fall Fashion

If you are like me the cooler temperatures mean its the perfect opportunity to bring out the tall Fall boots in every color.

Has the Weather Made Your Headlights Foggy? A fix...

If you drive an older vehicle, have you noticed that your head lights are fogged over? Do you find yourself using the high beams a lot because the low beams seem too dim?