Science of Weather: Brightmoor Flower FarmMeteorologist Kylee Miller takes a trip to Brightmoor Flower Farm in this weeks Science of Weather.
Science of Weather: O'Shea Solar ParkO'Shea Solar Park is one of the largest urban solar arrays in the region. Meteorologist Kylee Miller shows us the facility in this Science of Weather segment.
Science of Weather: Urban Heat Islands & Planting TreesCities hold and absorb quite a bit of heat, but when trees are planted it helps improve the environment. Plants act like natures air conditioning. Meteorologist Kylee Miller explains more in this segment of Science of Weather.
Science of Weather: Hurricane Preparedness WeekThis week, May 1-7, 2022, is hurricane preparedness week, and even though we don’t get directly impacted by hurricanes in Michigan, there are still things you need to know.
Science of Weather: Underwater GlidersObservation systems in the Great Lakes generate information about weather, water conditions, ecosystems, nutrients, and more. Meteorologist Kylee Miller spoke with Russ Miller, University of Michigan Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research (CIGLR), about getting Gliders, an advanced instrument, ready to go out in the Great Lakes to collect samples.
Science of Weather: Weather, Climate, Earth DayClimate and weather patterns have been changing over a period of time… time is the keyword! Meteorologist Kylee Miller spoke with Richard Rood, professor of climate science at the University of Michigan, about weather, climate, and Earth day.
Science of Weather: NOAA GLERL Water BuoysScience instruments can be put just about anywhere, and come in all different shapes and sizes. Meteorologist Kylee Miller took a trip to NOAA in Ann Arbor, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory and shows us the water buoys and what they do.
Science of Weather: Detroit Tigers Baseball FieldThe sights and sounds of Comerica Park are unlike anything else, especially on game day. Fans cheering, the delicious baseball food, hoping for a win. Look at the stadium though, an open roof means the weather is a huge factor, so checking the weather is crucial. Heather Nabozny, Head Groundskeeper Detroit Tigers tells us how important it is to keep an eye on the weather.
Science of Weather: Air MassesWeather forecasting can be difficult and is largely based on air mass characteristics which help drive our local forecast. So let’s start with the basics, what is an air mass? An air mass is a large body of air whose temperature and humidity are fairly similar.
Science of Weather: Michigan's Main Severe Weather ThreatsScience of Weather: Michigan's Main Severe Weather Threats. Severe weather happens in Michigan and when it does, we shouldn’t be scared….but prepared!