Category Archives: Severe Storm

Severe Weather Sample Situation Report

Communicating with your staff is essential before a severe weather event .  Here is a sample situation report that you can adapt for your workplace: Please remember to dial _______ tomorrow morning before heading out to work. If the library is … Continue reading

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Diary of a Winter Storm at the UVA Claude Moore Health Sciences Library

Wednesday, February 12, 2014: 15:20 A major winter storm is expected to move into Virginia later this afternoon and potentially drop 10 – 15 inches of snow and sleet.  If we get sleet on top of snow, then there is … Continue reading

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Anniversary of Late December Blizzard 2010

Last year at this time a blizzard had just dumped up to 30″ of snow in parts of New England.  Here’s a time-lapse video of the snow accumulating on someone’s back deck.

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Forecasting Winter Weather

NOAA has released a new winter precipitation forecast product.  Officially called the HPC Winter Weather Desk, the product creates 24-hour forecasts of snowfall and freezing rain for up to three days in the future.  Click the following URL to view … Continue reading

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