Weather: Storm Front Freaks Podcast
#88 Guest: Andrew Blum - It’s Not a Cheerleader

#88 Guest: Andrew Blum - It’s Not a Cheerleader

September 21, 2019

In This Episode

  • Guest: Andrew Blum, Author of "The Weather Machine"
  • Tracker Chat with the Tornado Trackers – Favorite Chase Day Eateries
  • Lightning Round: Trivial Pursuit
  • #WeatherFools-We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Weather Trollbot 5000-Interprets what our weather friends were really thinking when responding to nasty social media trolls

Our Guest

Andrew Blum, Author of "The Weather Machine"

Andrew Blum is an author and journalist, writing about technology, infrastructure, architecture, design, cities, art and travel. As a magazine journalist, he has published dozens of feature stories in publications including Time, WIRED, Popular Science, Vanity Fair, and The New York Times. His previous book, Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet, was the first ever book-length look at the physical infrastructure of the Internet. His new book, The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast, was published in June 2019.

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Submit your questions or comments about this show to questions@stormfrontfreaks.com and we may read it on our next episode!

Next Episode records on October 3rd we have NWS-Ft Worth Warning Coordination Meteorologist Jennifer Dunn

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#87 Guests: JT Cooper & Chris White - Rooms Charge by the Hour

#87 Guests: JT Cooper & Chris White - Rooms Charge by the Hour

September 8, 2019

In This Episode

  • Guests: Chris White, Organizer of Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon and JT Cooper, Organizer of Indiana ChaserCon
  • Tracker Chat with the Tornado Trackers – Diary of Hurricane Dorian Chase
  • Lightning Round: Hollywood Squares
  • #WeatherFools-We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations

Our Guests

Chris White, Storm Chaser and Organizer of the Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon

JT Cooper, Storm Chaser and Organizer of the Indiana Storm Chasers Convention

Chris White began chasing storms in May 2002.  After retiring as a civilian in the Defense Department, Chris joined the Virginia Tech Severe Weather Field Course (aka the “Hokie Stormchasers”) as a volunteer from 2011 to 2018 and founded the Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon in 2018.

Joseph (JT) Cooper is a meteorologist & Co-Owner at TDS Weather. He studied meteorology at the College of DuPage & Mississippi State University. JT has been a storm chaser for 17 years and is also the founder & co-organizer of the Indiana Storm Chasers Convention started in 2011.

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To learn more about the Tornado Trackers visit them at www.TornadoTrackers.org

Visit Helicity.co for our Storm Front Freaks lineup of merchandise.  Use code: SFF at check-out for 10% off your entire order

#WeatherFools Links:

Submit your questions or comments about this show to questions@stormfrontfreaks.com and we may read it on our next episode!

Next Episode records on September 19th we have author of "The Weather Machine", Andrew Blum

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues