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Do you love weather? Join Meteorologists and special guests from 47 ABC to talk all things weather. Fresh episodes drop every Wednesday!

Do you love weather? Join Meteorologists and special guests from 47 ABC to talk all things weather. Fresh episodes drop every Wednesday!


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Do you love weather? Join Meteorologists and special guests from 47 ABC to talk all things weather. Fresh episodes drop every Wednesday!




E42: Is Hurricane Season Over?

It's the end of October and the Atlantic Basin is quiet in terms of tropical activity, so is hurricane season over? Today's episode discusses past October hurricanes and how hurricane season can still turn active well into autumn.


E41: Coastal Flooding

Did you know that major flooding can occur even without a drop of rain? That's right! A common type of flood we deal with on Delmarva is coastal flooding. Today's podcast talks about what causes it and how severe it get.


E40: September Wrap-up & Weather Folklore

Now that October is here, it's time to review the type of weather we had in September. Also, what is weather folklore and can it really help predict the weather? Let's find out in this episode of Weather Wise.


E39: Autumn on Delmarva

Meteorologist Sloane Haines and Meteorologist Ulises Garcia discuss how quickly the average high temperatures drops throughout autumn, along with when to expect the 1st freeze and when the fall foliage tends to peak on Delmarva.


E38: Autumnal Equinox

Today is the first day of fall! This episode of Weather Wise discusses the difference between meteorological fall and astronomical fall, the exact meaning of the autumnal equinox, plus the amount of daylight we're losing per day as we get closer to winter.


E37: Remembering September 11, 2001

With this past weekend being the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks on our country, we're honoring the lives lost. Today's podcast also looks back at what the weather was like on September 11, 2001 and how history may have changed if the weather was different.


E36: Rapid Intensification of Tropical Cyclones

Rapid intensification has become a theme with tropical cyclones over the last few years. Meteorologist Ulises Garcia & Meteorologist Sloane Haines explain what it is, when & where it tends to happen, along with why it’s happening more commonly.


E35: Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana this past Sunday, the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's landfall. Today's podcast discusses Ida's impacts, plus other storms out in the Atlantic we're keeping a close eye on.


E34: New England Hurricanes

Tropical Storm Henri was the first landfalling tropical cyclone in New England in 30 years, so how often does New England experience tropical systems? Today’s podcast looks back at some of the worst storms to hit New England.


E33: The Atlantic Awakens

After a month of no activity, the Atlantic hurricane season is ramping up just as we approach the climatological peak of the season. Today's podcast discusses the current storms we're tracking out there and what we're expecting for the rest of the season.


E32: West Coast vs. East Coast Weather

Have you ever wondered why the weather from coast to coast is so different? Why is the west more prone to earthquakes, mudslides, droughts, and also flooding? We discuss in today's episode of Weather Wise.


E31: A Look Back at July

Today's podcast looks back at the month of July and how it compares to normal. Plus, today's the one year anniversary of Tropical Storm Isaias and its impacts on Delmarva, so we're looking back at that too.


E30: La Nina Watch

The Climate Prediction Center (CPC) has issued a La Nina Watch in effect for the Northern Hemisphere. What does this mean for the rest of the hurricane season and even the upcoming winter? Today's podcast looks into it.


E29: Delaware State Fair Weather

The Delaware State Fair (DSF) is about to start! Usually it's hot, humid, and stormy, but not all of the time. Today's podcast explores past weather at the DSF and we preview this years fair.


E28: Tropical Storm Elsa

Elsa became the fifth named storm of the hurricane season, bringing widespread impacts from the Lesser Antilles to Cuba, and up and down the east coast of the U.S. Today's podcast looks back at its impact, especially here on Delmarva.


E27: Delaware Tornadoes

Two EF-1 tornadoes touched down in Delaware last week; the first confirmed Delaware tornadoes in nearly a year. Today's Weather Wise podcast looks back at that day and what caused the tornadoes.


E26: Western Heat Wave

Intense summer heat has been occurring recently over parts of the Pacific Northwest & Western Canada. Meteorologist Ulises Garcia & Meteorologist Sloane Haines discuss how this heat wave was set up but also how it’s one for the record books.


E25: Tropical Storm Claudette

Tropical Storm Claudette was the first tropical system to make landfall in the U.S. this season and the first deadly storm of the season. Today’s podcast looks back at Claudette’s path and the unfortunate damage it caused.


E24: Megadrought 2021

Scientists are calling the exceptional drought across the western U.S. one of the worst on record. Today’s podcast discusses whether there’s any relief in sight out west, and whether the east coast is in danger of a drought next.


E23: Heat Wave Safety

The first official heat wave of the summer has hit portions of Delmarva, so let’s talk heat safety.