Weather Talk

Winter skin care tips

It may have been pretty warm this weekend but those cooler nights may have your skin feeling a little dry and sad.

Enjoy That Big Nuclear Furnace This Weekend

It was a true pleasure hitting 65 degrees in Brownsville on Friday.  McAllen made it to 67, the "hot" spot of the Valley on Friday.  This weekend, thanks to a turn in the winds which will come in FROM the southeast at 5-25 m

Why Do Weather Guys Over 40 Give Blood?

Better question:  Why should all men over 40 consider giving blood regularly?  Easy... it helps men shed the extra iron that can build up in their blood.

Smile! Cold Air May Help Burn Fat!

There are a few people who LOVE cold fronts!  I do not happen to be one of those people, but there may be a reason to smile after all.  Cold air may jumpstart the body to burn fat in order to generate body heat!  YES!!!

Green Bay vs Cowboys: the Second Ice Bowl

As I am sitting on my couch watching the Green Bay Packers vs the Dallas Cowboys in the comfort of my own home, I can't help but think about how cold the game must be at the playoff's today.

Fracking Possibly linked to series of Texas Earthquakes

At least a dozen earthquakes hit North Texas on Tuesday in 36 hours. Geophysicists said they're looking into whether fracking may have been a factor.

Perfect Storm of Bad Weather for Saturday

Winter's misery will reach a crescendo on Saturday.  A Wind Chill Advisory is posted through the day until 3 p.m.  Another major cold front will mean north winds at 10-35 mph.  With morning and midday temperatures only in the

What Is the Best Time & Temperature for Coffee?

With a Wind Chill Advisory posted for the RGV Thursday from 3 a.m. to 10 a.m., and with cold winds that will FEEL like the 20s, we are all giving our coffee cups that evil eye!

Can the Cold Really Give You a Cold?

Mom always said, "Bundle up if it's cold outside because you might catch a cold."  Well, gosh darn it, mom might be right after all!

Tips for running in chilly weather

If you find yourself facing a long list of resolutions and weight loss and health happen to be one of them, the most recent cold weather may have you feeling just a little discouraged.

Valley Rainfall Totals and Weather Record Events for 2014

DRUM ROLL PLEASE!  Okay, weather lovers, get ready!  I have compiled a brief summary of some rainfall statistics and record events in the Valley for 2014.  Once again, the RGV avoided a major tropical storm or hurricane.  We

New Year's Celebration in any weather

We only have a few days left before we say goodbye to 2014 and hello to 2015. A cold front could soon be bringing cooler temperatures to The Valley.

A Pre-Christmas Texas Cold Front

If you're hoping for a white Christmas here in Texas, you'll have to wish a just little harder next year.  If you're hoping for a lot of cold, gusty wind right before Christmas, then, my friend, this is your forecast gift!

Winter Solstice

With the Holidays and Christmas Cheer also comes the arrival of the Winter.The winter weather hit many parts of the U.S.. early this year but the astronomical definition means the new season did not begin until 5:03 p.m.

Gift wrapping with Household items

This is your last weekend to finish that Christmas shopping. It is also the last weekend to finish wrapping those Holiday gifts. For some, gift-wrapping turns into an impressive art form full of glitter, fancy bones and shiny wrapping paper.