Lessons From Politics


This is a Facebook invitation from a local artist. Really nice, colorful, engaging work. I’ll probably stop by.

Check the orange arrow.

The event is Saturday evening and as I write this early Thursday morning the forecast is accurate. The event and task specific nature of the forecast is brilliant and didn’t happen on a whim. This is the work of long-range planning by The Weather Channel and now IBM and they aren’t fooling around.

We can all learn from the analysis, hand-wringing and soul searching we’ve seen after the tumultuous political season. The base reason it happened was that a large enough number of people were fed up with the system.

The humans are still the best hyper-local weather source but we will lose if the system given us by the establishment in Washington (read as broadcast owners) is automation, poor mobile experiences and social media.

Can we get this trending? #makeweathergreatagain



About Kevin Selle

Chief Meteorologist, KFDX-TV. Co-host, WeatherBrains.
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