Storm Front Freaks
#160 - Andrew Lyons - What BS Means

#160 - Andrew Lyons - What BS Means

June 26, 2022

In This Episode

  • Guest: Andrew Lyons, Mesoscale-Assistant/Fire-Weather Forecaster
  • Lightning Round - National Football Champion Mascots, or Not?
  • 5% Discount at https://helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Wasted Weather - Our weather friends are caught broadcasting after seemingly having a few too many?

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Our Guest

Andrew Lyons - Fire-Weather Forecaster, SPC

Andrew Lyons is a Mesoscale-Assistant/Fire-Weather Forecaster at the Storm Prediction Center in Norman, OK.  A lifelong severe weather and aviation nerd, he graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2016 with a B.S. in meteorology, and began his career at the National Weather Service office in Grand Junction, Colorado. From there, Andrew moved to the WFO in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and earned his Masters Degree in Hydrometeorology before taking the position at the SPC in 2020.  Outside of work, Andrew is an avid storm chaser and college football fan.

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Next episode we’re back in a two of weeks recording LIVE on July 7th with the next edition of our Movie Commentary series as we watch Sharknado!  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE and watch the RAW recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#159 - Jennifer Narramore - Survey Says… ”Nope”

#159 - Jennifer Narramore - Survey Says… ”Nope”

June 12, 2022

In This Episode

  • Guest: Jennifer Narramore, Meteorologist - The Storm Report, Tornado Talk and Weather Brains
  • Drive Weather App driveweatherapp.com
  • Tracker Chat - Favorite Video/Photo Editing Apps
  • Lightning Round - Weird Things People Search For
  • 5% Discount at Helicity.co/sff
  • Tornado Talk - June 20th Fargo F5
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Weather Trollbot 5000 - Our repurposed robot interprets what our weather friends were actually thinking when they got trolled

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Our Guest: Jennifer Narramore - Meteorologist with The Storm Report, Tornado Talk and Weather Brains

Jennifer Narramore has been working as a radio broadcast meteorologist for over 20 years. She began her career at the Weather Channel and currently works for The Storm Report Radio Network. Jennifer provides daily forecasts for 50+ cities across the country. She also provides severe weather coverage for a dozen stations. Jen CoFounded Tornado Talk in 2016. It began as a podcast. After 36 episodes, the podcast ended but she continued the brand as an in depth website dedicated to tornado history. In 2020, Jen joined the Weather Brains podcast as a panelist. Jennifer graduated in 1995 with a B.S. in Meteorology from Penn State University.

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Tracker Chat from our friends the Tornado Trackers

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Next episode we’re back in a two of weeks recording LIVE on June 23rd with SPC Forecaster Andrew Lyons! Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE and watch the RAW recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#158 - Storm Front Freaks Chase Week

#158 - Storm Front Freaks Chase Week

June 4, 2022

In This Episode

  • Storm Front Freaks Chase Week
  • Brought to you by Midland Radios
  • Lightning Round: Family Feud-Late Edition
  • Drive Weather App on Apple and Android
  • Documenting Each Day

View all our LIVE chasing video at www.YouTube.com/stormfrontfreaks

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Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#157 - Erik Fox - That Could Ruin Your Day

#157 - Erik Fox - That Could Ruin Your Day

May 15, 2022

In This Episode

  • Guest: Erik Fox, Police Officer and Storm Chaser discussing Storm Chaser Safety
  • Drive Weather App driveweatherapp.com
  • Titan U Minute - Storm Chasing Forecast Hack
  • Lightning Round - Porn Star or Storm Chaser
  • 5% Discount at helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Storm Chasing Games Gone Wild - We play segments of storm chasing video games where the players are doing wild things

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Our Guest: Eric Fox - Police Officer and Storm Chaser

Erik Fox is a retired US Army tactical weather NCO and reconnaissance soldier.  He currently serves as an on-air field correspondent for Weather Nation-TV and a police officer in Oklahoma where he has been involved in numerous, large-scale disaster search and rescue operations.  Erik has been storm chasing since 1999 and is the founder of the National Storm Chaser Summit.

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Titan U Minute from our friends at Tornado Titans

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Storm Chasing Games Gone Wild Links

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Next episode will highlight our first Storm Front Freaks Storm Chase with co-hosts Cyrena Arnold, Brady Harris, Greg Johnson, Phil Johnson and Dina Knightly.  Recording will happen beginning May 26th.  Keep an eye on our website and social media accounts for the audio podcast release.  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE and watch the RAW recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#156 - Tsvet Ross-Lazarov - Time Sucking Vortex

#156 - Tsvet Ross-Lazarov - Time Sucking Vortex

May 1, 2022

In This Episode

  • Thanks for the Memories - Kim Cunningham
  • Guest: Tsvet Ross-Lazarov, Lead Instructional Designer - COMET/MetEd
  • Atmosphere Weather App atmosphereweather.com/
  • Tracker Chat - Storm Chasing Etiquette
  • Lightning Round - Match Game
  • 5% Discount at helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Potty Mouth Forecasts - We search the Dark Web to find some discarded clips of our weather friends going off with some naughty language

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Our Guest: Tsvet Ross-Lazarov

Tsvet Ross-Lazarov is the Lead Instructional Designer at the COMET Program. An Instructional Designer for two decades, he has designed interactive e-learning, online courses and in-person instructional events.

The MetEd website, COMET’s signature offering, is a free collection of hundreds of training resources intended for the geoscience community. It delivers over 240,000 hours of online education each year in disciplines such as aviation weather, climate, convective weather, emergency management, hydrology, numerical modeling, satellite meteorology and winter weather, among many others.

COMET/MetEd Website

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Tracker Chat from our friends at TornadoTrackers.org

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Next episode we’re discussion Phil's longtime passion of Storm Chaser Safety with law enforcement officer and storm chaser, Eric Fox!  We'll be recording RAW and LIVE on Thursday, May 12th.  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE and watch the RAW recording or look for the audio podcast available that Sunday following the recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#155 - Storm Photographers of the Year

#155 - Storm Photographers of the Year

April 17, 2022

In This Episode

  • Guests: Amy Howard, Alexis Maillard, Everrett Occhipinti - 2021 Storm Photo of the Year Contest Winners
  • Atmosphere Weather App atmosphereweather.com/
  • Titan U Minute - Which Lenses to Pick
  • 5% Discount at helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Weather Trollbot 5000 - Our garage sale robot interprets what our weather friends were really thinking when responding to trolls

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Our Guests

Amy Howard - 2021 Storm Photographer of the Year

Alexis Maillard - 2021 Storm Photo of the Year

Everrett Occhipinti - 2021 Tornado Photo of the Year

The Forecast Like You've Never Seen Before with Atmosphere Weather App

Tornado Titans & Titan U

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Next episode we'll get to learn all about the amazing weather resources at COMET MetEd website with Tsvet Ross-Lazaro!  We'll be recording RAW and LIVE on Thursday, April 28th.  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE and watch the RAW recording or look for the audio podcast available that Sunday following the recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#154 - Lamont Bain - Kinda

#154 - Lamont Bain - Kinda

April 3, 2022

In This Episode

  • Guest: Lamont Bain, Science Operations Officer, NWS-Flagstaff
  • Atmosphere Weather App https://atmosphereweather.com/
  • Tracker Chat - Weather Models
  • Lightning Round - Price Is Right
  • 5% Discount at https://helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Brady's What Happens Next? - Brady shares some video clips and the Freaks try to determine what happens next

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Our Guest:
Lamont Bain, Science Operations Officer (SOO) - NWS Flagstaff

Lamont Bain became the Lead Meteorologist at Fort Worth/Dallas before moving into his current role as Science Operations Officer (SOO) at NWS-Flagstaff.  He is responsible for training the staff and keeping abreast of the latest meteorological/technological advances for research projects in the office.  Lamont graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.S. in Meteorology and received his Masters in Atmospheric Science from the University of Alabama-Huntsville.

Websites and contact info for Lamont:

The Forecast Like You've Never Seen Before with Atmosphere Weather App

TornadoTrackers.org

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Brady's What Happens Next? Links:

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Next episode we have the winners of the 2021 Storm Photographers of the Year Contest!  We'll be recording RAW and LIVE on Thursday, April 14th.  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE and watch the RAW recording or look for the audio podcast available that Sunday following the recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#153 - Bo Cole - Chunky Boi

#153 - Bo Cole - Chunky Boi

March 20, 2022

In This Episode

  • Guest: Bo Cole, Meteorologist - BoKnowsWeather
  • Atmosphere Weather App https://atmosphereweather.com/
  • Titan U Minute - Picking Between Two Targets
  • Lightning Round - Does Bo Know Bo?
  • 5% Discount at https://helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • WX Resources - We share some amazing resources you might want
  • Storm Chasing Games Gone Wild - Gamers doing crazy things in storm chasing video games
  • Freak Fan Box

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Our Guest - Bo Cole

Otherwise known as BoKnowsWeather on social media for the last 10 years, Bo Cole has been in the social media realms working to change the way weather is delivered. He attended school for Meteorology at Mississippi State. Since then, he has had videos featured on all major networks, including ABC News, Weather Channel, Accuweather, The Weather Network, and several more! He interned for WeatherNation when it was local in the Minneapolis area, under Paul Douglas and his team. Bo also does consulting for snow removal and landscaping companies.

Websites and contact info for Bo:

The Forecast Like You've Never Seen Before with Atmosphere Weather App

Tornado Titans and Titan U

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WX Resources Links

Storm Chasing Games Gone Wild Links

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Next episode we have NWS-Flagstaff Meteorologist, Lamont Bain!  We'll be recording RAW and LIVE on Thursday, March 31st.  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE or look for the audio podcast available that Sunday following the recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#152 - Melanie Metz - Twisted Sisters

#152 - Melanie Metz - Twisted Sisters

March 6, 2022

In This Episode

  • Guest: Melanie Metz, 2021 Storm Chaser-of-the-Year
  • Atmosphere Weather App https://atmosphereweather.com/
  • Tracker Chat - Chasing on a Budget
  • Lightning Round - Family Feud Late Night Edition
  • 5% Discount at https://helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Weather Trollbot 5000 - Our garage sale robot interprets what our weather friends were really thinking when they responded to their trolls
  • Freak Fan Box

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Our Guest: Melanie Metz

Melanie had a passion for storms since she was a young girl living in Arizona. In high school, photography became her other love. She has been on the road with her camera every spring for over 20 years chasing tornadoes.  Melanie was one of a pair of chasers on the WE Network "Twister Sisters" program.  She was a chaser for Fox 9 News in Minneapolis.  Her tornado photo graced the poster for the movie 13 Minutes.  And recently, she has partnered with Girls Who Chase all while winning the 2021 Storm Chaser of the Year award capturing an astonishing 37 tornadoes last year!

Websites and contact info for Melanie:

The Forecast Like You've Never Seen Before with Atmosphere Weather App

Tracker Chat and Tornado Trackers

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#weatherfools Links

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

Next episode we have Minnesota Meteorologist Bo Cole of BoKnowsWeather.com!  We'll be recording RAW and LIVE on Thursday, March 17th.  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE or look for the audio podcast available that Sunday following the recording.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues
#151 - Jen Carfagno & Justin Snead

#151 - Jen Carfagno & Justin Snead

February 20, 2022

In This Episode

  • Celebrating Women in Science Day and Black History Month!
  • Guests: Jen Carfagno, The Weather Channel and Justin Snead, Storm Chaser/Photographer
  • Drive Weather App https://driveweatherapp.com/
  • Titan U Minute - Three Alternatives to Weather Models
  • 5% Discount at https://helicity.co/sff
  • #weatherfools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Porn Star or Storm Chaser - Can you guess if the sound clip is that of a Porn Star or Storm Chaser?
  • Reveal of our next guest(s)…

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 Our Guests

Jen Carfagno, On-Air Meteorologist - The Weather Channel

Jen Carfagno is an on-camera meteorologist with The Weather Channel.  She earned her bachelor's degree in meteorology from Penn State University in 1998 and later that year, she joined The Weather Channel as a full-time forecaster and has been there ever since.

Websites and contact info for Jen:

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Tornado Titans - Titan U

Justin Snead, Storm Chaser and Photographer

Justin Snead is an established storm chaser and photographer who comes from the southeast United States. As a bi-racial traveling healthcare professional, his time in the operating room has taught him the patience required when it comes to forecasting and chasing severe weather.

Websites and contact info for Justin:

Storm Photos of the Year Contest "Stormy's"

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#weatherfools Links

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

Next episode we have the 2021 Storm Chaser of the Year, Melanie Metz in the studio with us!  We'll be recording RAW and LIVE on Thursday, March 3rd.  Become a member of our patreon.com/stormfrontfreaks to tune in LIVE or look for the audio podcast available that Sunday following the recording.

Credits

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