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NGC 1805

September 11, 2020

Many colorful stars are packed close together in this image of the globular cluster NGC 1805, taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. This tight grouping of thousands of stars is located near the edge of the Large Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy of our own Milky Way. For more on this unique globular cluster, click here.

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Easy To Find

September 10, 2020

Sometimes the satellite imagery gives us some obvious clues as to where certain features are. Take today’s image and see if you can pick out where the stationary front is located.

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September 1, 2020

What a stunning view from SkyFOX this morning just before the sun rose on this first day of September: Here’s an image from last night’s sunset from my sister who lives in New England: The dew point has moved back up into muggy territory today, so it doesn’t feel quite as September-like as a few […]

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Meet Jacob Wycoff

August 31, 2020

Congratulations to Jacob Wycoff on landing a dream job at one of Boston’s premiere television news outlets, WBZ-TV-4! Jacob is one of those young aspiring meteorology students that I watched as he earned his degree in meteorology, then slowly found himself in the right place at the right time. Many years ago, I had the […]

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Laura’s Effects

August 27, 2020

Hurricane Laura slammed into Cameron, Louisiana a little after midnight today as a Category 4 hurricane. The peak wind (before the power and connections went out) at Lake Charles Municipal Airport just after 2 a.m. was clocked at 137 m.p.h. The National Weather Service Office there evacuated all employees earlier. It’s a good thing. Look […]

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August 24, 2020

Why don’t we ever seem to see rainbows at high noon? There’s a great reason for that! Let’s explore the relationship between the sun angle and rainbows in today’s episode of WeatherJazz®. Here is the photo to which I made reference in the podcast: My new WeatherJazz® Audience Connect line is: 234-525-5888. Call anytime you […]

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Surprise Aurora

August 17, 2020

Check out this surprise aurora show in central Pennsylvania this morning! The aurora borealis visible from Pennsylvania’s Cherry Springs State Park. — Sumita (@SumitaShankar) August 17, 2020

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Favorite Season?

August 17, 2020

My *NEW* #WeatherJazz® Audience line is ready for YOUR AUDIO answer for an upcoming WeatherJazz® episode: Out of the four seasons, which one is your favorite and WHY? CALL (or text) and leave your audio contribution! 1-(234)-525-5888 — Andre Bernier (@AndreBernier) August 17, 2020

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Production Frequency?

August 11, 2020

Be sure to VOTE! How often would you like to see WeatherJazz® episodes released? — Andre Bernier (@AndreBernier) August 10, 2020

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August 10, 2020

My GoPro camera in “Night Lapse” mode caught a few of the Perseids last night. Click on each frame for a bigger view: …along with a bonus frame:

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