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Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 08:19 AM CDT

Why It's the Height of Hurricane Season

Why It's the Height of Hurricane Season

Right now we are tracking three tropical disturbances in the Atlantic Basin, plus the remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon over Arkansas. Fitting, since we are in the peak of Hurricane season.

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018 at 05:33 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Rainfall

Weather Quiz: Rainfall

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks what the amount of rain that falls from a column of air from the ground to the upper atmosphere is called.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 06:00 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Tornadoes and Hurricanes

Weather Quiz: Tornadoes and Hurricanes

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks which side of the storm tornadoes spawned by hurricanes usually occur on.

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 05:40 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: What is the Chance That Any Part of the Texas Coast Will be Hit by a Hurricane of Tropical Storm in Any Given Year?

Weather Quiz: What is the Chance That Any Part of the Texas Coast Will be Hit by a Hurricane of Tropical Storm in Any Given Year?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: What is the chance that any part of the Texas coast will be hit by a hurricane of tropical storm in any given year?

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 05:35 PM CDT

Gordon Strengthens, Aims to Hit Gulf Coast as Hurricane

Gordon Strengthens, Aims to Hit Gulf Coast as Hurricane

Coastal residents from Florida to Louisiana hustled to prepare for a deluge as Tropical Storm Gordon grew stronger on a path to hit the central U.S. Gulf Coast as a hurricane Tuesday night. NBC 5 Chief...

Friday, Aug 31, 2018 at 05:45 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: What Type of Cloud is This?

Weather Quiz: What Type of Cloud is This?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: What type of cloud is this?

Friday, Aug 31, 2018 at 03:52 PM CDT

Keep an Eye on the Tropics, Atlantic This Weekend

Keep an Eye on the Tropics, Atlantic This Weekend

No hurricanes have been active in the Atlantic Basin since July 12, but September is the peak month for Atlantic hurricanes, and right on cue, the Atlantic is getting busy.

Friday, Aug 31, 2018 at 08:06 AM CDT

Meteorological Fall Begins, But What Is It?

Meteorological Fall Begins, But What Is It?

Friday is the last day of meteorological summer, with meteorological fall beginning Saturday, Sept. 1.

Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 at 05:26 PM CDT

Which of the Following is Not Likely to Occur in a Hurricane?

Which of the Following is Not Likely to Occur in a Hurricane?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: Which of the following is not likely to occur in a hurricane?

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018 at 05:53 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Coldest Temperature in Texas

Weather Quiz: Coldest Temperature in Texas

NBC 5 meteorologist Brian James asks what the coldest temperature ever recorded in Texas is.

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