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  • It's tradition! Pantagon tracks Santa
    Pentagon tracks Santa again this year commands Rear Adm. John Kirby
    Is it true that the Pentagon tracks Santa? Yes, according to Rear Adm. John Kirby, the Pentagon's press secretary, who was asked this atypical yet probing question during his most recent press conference. The query came from an atypical yet...
  • Hurricane Arthur still strong and racing away from NC
    Hurricane Arthur has 100 mph winds back over Atlantic. Radar loop crossing NC
    Category 2 Arthur maintains 100 mph winds after spending 6 hours crossing eastern North Carolina. Much of that was in close contact with Pamlico Sound helping to maintain its intensity.Arthur is racing to the northeast at 23 mph, so it will be out...
  • Radar European Union Cocktail
    Radar love and the European Union
    On the ever-continuing cocktail crawl, aided and abetted by good food to sustain the body, the mind and, yes, the spirit(s), we made it to Radar on N. Mississippi to discover the perfect combination of lovingly created cocktails and an eclectic...
  • U.S. Air Force Oliktok Long Range Radar Site
    Air Force to re-compete Alaska Radar System maintenance contract
    The U.S. Air Force (USAF) plans to release a formal Request for Proposal next month regarding operations and maintenance services for the Alaska Radar System (ARS) at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER).“A formal Request for Proposal will...
  • Ship radar
    Protest of Navy radar contract withdrawn
    Lockheed Martin said Jan. 13 that it has stopped protesting the U.S. Navy’s selection of a competitor to develop the ship-based Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR).Lockheed Martin had challenged the AMDR contract award “because we...
  • Missile defense radar
    U.S. to place missile defense radar in Japan
    Hoping to fill gaps in defenses against a possible North Korean missile attack, the United States has ironed out plans to field a second missile-defense radar in Japan, the Pentagon announced Oct. 3.The Army Navy Transportable Radar Surveillance...
  • West Virginia – Pennsylvania Bow Echo of Jul. 7, 2013
    West Virginia – Pennsylvania Bow Echo of Jul. 7, 2013
    Sunday, Jul. 7, 2013, marked the start of the Howard University Summer Weather Camp program (Washington, DC). As the campers (all with a strong interest in weather) and their families gathered for the welcome session, several campers were already...
  • Bizarre radar mass in Texas looks like horrific storm, but it's probably bugs.
    Radar picks up bizarre huge storm that wasn't there over Texas: Ghost storm?
    A weird mass picked up on Texas radar gave weather forecasters a run for their money last week whenwhat looked like apowerful, huge and verybizarre storm showed up on the instruments, but it really wasn’t there. The radar looked like a good...
  • Radar
    The man vs. the machine
    When was the last time you were hit with a speeding ticket? About a million people are hit with one every day in the U.S.—the cost of the average ticket comes out to $150. You can bet that 16 percent of drivers will get a speeding ticket...
  • Raytheon
    Raytheon wants to build a space fence for the Air Force
    Interesting proposal: Raytheon Company has submitted its proposal for the U.S. Air Force's Space Fence program.Space Fence, a large, S-band radar to be based in Kwajalein atoll, will be capable of detecting more and much smaller objects in low...
  • Graveyard Visitor
    Ghost Hunting on the GO
    You lead a busy life, you love busting those ghosts, but sometimes it is difficult to carry around a sack of ghost hunting gadgets. However there are fascinating Android apps for ghost hunting that will work on your smart phone, Nook tablet, and...
  • Police cruiser
    Roseville police to search beneath driveway for Hoffa remains
    Based on a tip, Roseville police are now looking for evidence of human remains underneath a concrete slab that serves as the driveway of a home. The tip was recently received from a man who is dying of cancer.James Hoffa went missing on July 30,...
  • The eye of Isaac reaching Louisiana around 6 pm CDT
    Hurricane Isaac radar loop at landfall near Venice as it gets stronger
    I have pulled no punches with this storm. It has under performed all the way through its cycle. But after first being named a hurricane this afternoon, it has transformed into a rapidly growing storm. That was discussed here and expected as the...
  • Latest tornado count for Maryland on June 1st
    Tornado update: 10 Maryland touchdowns on June 1. New video, map, storm radars
    The assessment of Friday’s outbreak is still being sorted through and the clean up will take months beyond that. The National Weather Service updated the list of confirmed storms now including 10 different locations all around, but not in...
  • Super Moon
    ‘Super Moon’ expected tonight in Oklahoma
    The largest full moon of the year will be seen in Oklahoma tonight, KWTV Channel 9 News in Oklahoma City is currently reporting. The perigee moon or Super Moon will be bigger and brighter than any other time tonight.“It was gorgeous last...