Author Archives: Kevin Selle

About Kevin Selle

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

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 … Continue reading

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We’re the Canaries

I thought it was clever on election night when I started seeing a few tweets go by directed at political forecasters saying, “Not so easy, is it?” (canary in a coal mine) Then came a steady stream of┬ástories about Facebook’s … Continue reading

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Tick, tick, tick, tick…

I’ve seen small weather updates at the top of my Facebook feed for some time now but this is new. It popped up on top of my feed on Sunday night. Particularly interested in the “See more weather info” at … Continue reading

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Check The Radar

Today we’re instructing the National Weather Service radar network to make some improvements in service of its mission to protect life and property. Effective immediately WSR-88D radar units will do a volume scan only once per hour. This will cut … Continue reading

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To Science Or Not To Science

Subtitle: Would someone please answer the question. The question of how science-y to be during our weather segments is certainly not new but it feels like it has come up again. After a period of, “Yes, do more science. People … Continue reading

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We Lost The Horizontal

There was a lot of angst a couple years ago about vertical video. “What are people thinking?” “Can’t they see that their TVs are horizontal?” We lost that battle and it kind of makes sense. You hold your phone vertically … Continue reading

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The Aliens Are Coming

One of the human behavior books I read recently had an interesting story about aliens. I can’t remember which book and I will mess up some of the details but the point will emerge. Some years ago a cult of … Continue reading

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