Weather Connection - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Weather Connection

Weather Connection

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 05:21 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Rapidly Rising Temps and Gusty Winds

Weather Quiz: Rapidly Rising Temps and Gusty Winds

 NBC 5 Chief Metoerologist Rick Mitchell asks, rapidly rising temperatures and gusty winds near a dying thunderstorm are signs of what?

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 05:38 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: How to Estimate the Altitude of the Base of a Cloud

Weather Quiz: How to Estimate the Altitude of the Base of a Cloud

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks what must you look at the estimate the altitude of the base of a cloud?

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 05:53 PM CDT

How a Halo Forms in the Sky

How a Halo Forms in the Sky

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell explains how a halo can for in the sky.

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 05:29 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: How Fast Must a Storm Updraft be to Produce Quarter Size Hail?

Weather Quiz: How Fast Must a Storm Updraft be to Produce Quarter Size Hail?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: How fast must a storm updraft be to produce quarter size hail?

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 06:54 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Measuring Moisture

Weather Quiz: Measuring Moisture

A measure of the moisture within a column of air from the ground to the top of our atmosphere is called a mixing ration, dew point temperature or precipitable water?

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 08:38 AM CDT

Hawaii Volcano Eruption May Impact Air Travel

Hawaii Volcano Eruption May Impact Air Travel

Another eruption at Mount Kilauea in Hawaii spewed a plume of ash clouds in the sky, sparking a red alert for aviation and threatening to impact air travel for flights with routes in the area. David Finfrock...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 05:37 PM CDT

Strong Winds Funneled Between Buildings?

Strong Winds Funneled Between Buildings?

Strong winds that are funneled between two buildings is an example of cyclogenesis, the Bernoulli effect or the Fujiwhara effect?

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 06:17 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: How Many Lightning Strikes Occur Every Second on Earth?

Weather Quiz: How Many Lightning Strikes Occur Every Second on Earth?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: How many lightning strikes occur every second on Earth?

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 06:38 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: How Far From the Center of a Thunderstorm Can Lightning Strike?

Weather Quiz: How Far From the Center of a Thunderstorm Can Lightning Strike?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: How far from the center of a thunderstorm can lightning strike?

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 10:18 PM CDT

Tropical Development Already Bringing Rain to Florida

Tropical Development Already Bringing Rain to Florida

Hurricane season begins on June first, but there is already a low chance of some tropical development in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.

Favorites

Latest on Twitter

View Recent Posts

Weather Experts

  • David Finfrock

    David Finfrock is the NBC 5 Weather Team senior meteorologist and can be seen from time to time throughout the year.

  • Rick Mitchell

    NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell can be seen weekdays on NBC 5 First at Four and NBC 5 News at 10 p.m.

  • Grant Johnston

    Meteorologist Grant Johnston joined NBC 5 in April 2010 and can be seen on NBC 5 Today weekdays from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.

  • Samantha Davies

    Samantha Davies can be seen on NBC 5 Today at 4:30 a.m. Monday through Friday.

  • Brian James

    Brian James is the weekend evening meteorologist and senior weather producer at KXAS-TV NBC 5.

  • Keisha Burns

    Keisha Burns is the weekend morning weather anchor/reporter at KXAS NBC 5.