Formation   In mid-December, after a country-wide cold wave, the NCEP-Global Forecast System (GFS) became increasingly aggressive towards the formation of an equator facing trough off of the polar vortex in Siberia. The forecast called for the trough moving southwest and turning poleward, creating a massive cooldown across China rightRead More →

A new winter storm is now taking shape over the Midwest and is expected to bring heavy snow and strong winds to the Upper Midwest. Moderate Impacts from this storm are expected from Des Moines north to the Twin Cities with isolated areas potentially receiving major impacts meaning there willRead More →

A ragged weather pattern will begin setting up today and bring a wide variety of weather impacts. First, a low pressure system will move through the Northern Great Plains and Upper Midwest which will bring heavy snow and high winds to the region creating blizzard conditions. Meanwhile, a cold frontRead More →