Tag: National Weather Service

Watch A Video Showing USA Tornadoes By Year 1950-2017

Alabama is known as one of the top places in the entire world for strong and damaging tornadoes.  And in the video below, you can see every tornado and intensity from 1950 […]

Go To The National Weather Service Birmingham Open House On Saturday, October 27

In celebration of the 25th anniversary at its current location, the National Weather Service (NWS) Birmingham Office, located at the Shelby County Airport in Calera Alabama, will be hosting an open house […]

Why It Is Time For The National Weather Service To Name Winter Storms

For a few years now, The Weather Channel has been naming Winter storms.  They began the practice because of social media, and it would have been easier to share information about the […]

The February 16-17 Winter Storm Valentine’s Heart Bursting Bust

Well, I was ready to post something big about the upcoming winter storm that was going to effect north Alabama on Monday and Tuesday.  But I decided to wait, and look at […]

How The South Deals With Winter Weather

Over the last three weeks, the south has freaked out over the amount of snow and ice we have seen.  And as you have seen it on the news, people in the […]

Sunday Discussion: Remembering Tim Samaras And The Storm Chasing Phenomenon

First off, I wanted to talk about a tragic accident that happened along the roads in Oklahoma on May 31st.  Storm chasers Tim Samaras, his son Paul Samaras, and longtime chase partner Carl […]

Severe Weather Possible / 4-11-2013

Today could be the biggest severe weather day for the Spring severe weather season.  A powerful cold front will come through Alabama later today.  Ahead of the cold front is a line of strong […]

My Thoughts On Monday’s Severe Weather Event

One thing I despise is trolls on the internet.  I have had my share of trolls on Geek Alabama and on social media.  Numerous trolls and haters complained about the coverage of […]

The Tornado In Hattiesburg, MS

UPDATE:  This tornado has been rated as an EF-4 with winds around 170 mph. On Sunday evening; a large wedge tornado went across the city of Hattiesburg, Mississippi.  Judging by the size […]

The Tornado in Adairsville Georgia

Want ways to help the tornado victims?  Click on the link! http://geekalabama.com/2013/01/31/how-to-help-the-adairsville-georgia-tornado-victims/ The tornado has been ranked as a high end EF3.  In Bartow County, at least 95 structures were damaged, with 31 […]

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