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#115 Guest: Doug Hilderbrand - Got Some Nice Legs To It!

October 4, 2020

In This Episode

  • Guest: Doug Hilderbrand, NWS Weather-Ready Nation Preparedness and Resilience Lead
  • Tracker Chat from the Tornado Trackers
  • Lightning Round: Name That Philadelphia Icon
  • #WeatherFools - We present the fools doing stupid things in weather situations
  • Potty Mouth Forecast - We scoured the Dark Web to find the discarded weather forecasts of popular TV meteorologists

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Our Guest:

Doug Hilderbrand is the Weather-Ready Nation Preparedness and Resilience lead at the National Weather Service Headquarters. He has been at the National Weather Service for 18 years, starting at the Weather Prediction Center and also a 2-year stint as the NOAA Policy Adviser for weather and satellites. He has a Bachelors Degree from Bucknell University, a masters in geology from University of South Florida, and a masters in meteorology from North Carolina State University.

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  • Twitter:  @dcweatherbrand
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Next Episode records on October 15th at 9pmET/8pmCT.  We get to chat "Twister the movie" with meteorology graduates Joe and Kelly Mays, creators of the Minute by Minute Twister Podcast!


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

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