Author Archives: Kevin Selle

About Kevin Selle

Chief Meteorologist, Texas Cable News. Host, Weather Insiders.

Do They Need Us?

I just finished a really interesting book called The Power of Habit.  It doesn’t mention broadcasting or weather anywhere but, as we’ve discussed before, if you insert the word weather here and there, some powerful ideas jump out.  You might … Continue reading

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In The Same Business

Sitting down?  Long time sufferers of this blog will likely be surprised to hear me come out in defense of Facebook. There has been a fair amount of shock and complaining lately about declining Facebook reach, and outrage that the … Continue reading

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Winter Weary

To all my winter weary weather brothers and sisters.  I’m reminded of the words of the legendary Dan Satterfield who years and years and years ago taught me how to answer unhappy viewers.  Hang in there!

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Sailing

When I was a kid my folks bought a Sunfish sailboat to use on the town lake, Farm Pond (yeah, I never understood that name either, how could a lake be a pond…?).  What freedom on those summer days, to be … Continue reading

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When Is It Too Heavy?

A massive redesign dropped for AccuWeather on iOS this morning.  It includes a minute by minute forecast for the next two hours.   I’m particularly interested in these iOS 7 updates since they really are opportunities for designers to start … Continue reading

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Set The Tone

A very short part of a discussion on This Week in Google (TWiG) piqued my curiosity. Medium is a blogging platform created by two of the Twitter founders, “with the idea of encouraging existing Twitter users to create longer posts … Continue reading

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New Highlighter

I need a new highlighter.  Okay, I’m reading Creative Confidence on a tablet so there is no ink, but, I’m less than two thirds of the way through and I have highlighted this book more than any other, including meteorology … Continue reading

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The Internet Eats Middlemen

This showed up on our phones this morning (note the time :\ ).  The last line is the most important (the smudge is my son’s school). Great quote from Jeff Jarvis, “The Internet eats middlemen.” A few weeks ago, during … Continue reading

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Model Madness

Crazy winter so far…and the combination of model madness and model posting from enthusiasts isn’t helping. Join us for a very important Hot Air. Dr, Ryan Maue from WeatherBell joins us this Thursday evening, February 6 at 9:00pm eastern. Dr. … Continue reading

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Really nice, or really devious.

While you are logged in to Facebook go to: https://www.facebook.com/lookback Long time sufferers of this blog will know that I am not prone to warm and fuzzies when it comes to Facebook, but I’m warm and fuzzy. How frustrating that … Continue reading

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