Posts tagged Weather

Break out your coziest sweater — fall has arrived!

Break out your coziest sweater — fall has arrived!

The Golden Gate Bridge is a thing of beauty, even if you can only see it through the fog.
(Photo: Jared Ropelato, Your Take)

The Golden Gate Bridge is a thing of beauty, even if you can only see it through the fog.

(Photo: Jared Ropelato, Your Take)

This lightning was no joke in Chicago during a late June thunderstorm.
(Photo: Barry Butler, Your Take)

This lightning was no joke in Chicago during a late June thunderstorm.

(Photo: Barry Butler, Your Take)

Heat is the most deadly weather situation.

Heat is the most deadly weather situation.

Winter sun down under: After months of cold weather, the clouds finally broke last weekend in St. Andrews, Australia. (Photo: Matt Lawson, Your Take)

Winter sun down under: After months of cold weather, the clouds finally broke last weekend in St. Andrews, Australia. (Photo: Matt Lawson, Your Take)

Lightning flashes over Denver during a severe thunderstorm Monday evening. (Photo: Trevor Hughes, Your Take)

Lightning flashes over Denver during a severe thunderstorm Monday evening. (Photo: Trevor Hughes, Your Take)

This may or may not shock you: more than 30% of all lightning deaths take place in July alone, according to the National Weather Service, making it the peak month for fatalities. 

(Photo: Daniel Brenner, AP)

This may or may not shock you: more than 30% of all lightning deaths take place in July alone, according to the National Weather Service, making it the peak month for fatalities. 

(Photo: Daniel Brenner, AP)

A strong thunderstorm rolled through New York City last night, bringing an ominous and spectacular display of lightning.(Photo by Timothy A. Clary, AFP/Getty Images)

A strong thunderstorm rolled through New York City last night, bringing an ominous and spectacular display of lightning.

(Photo by Timothy A. Clary, AFP/Getty Images)

Shout-out to University of Georgia geography and atmospheric science professor Marshall Shepherd for his help breaking down with this information. He is also a member of NASA’s Precipitation Science Team, which is an awesome team name.

Shout-out to University of Georgia geography and atmospheric science professor Marshall Shepherd for his help breaking down with this information. He is also a member of NASA’s Precipitation Science Team, which is an awesome team name.