Storm Watcher Kids

Storm Watching for Kids

Chasing Thunderstorms Safely Experiencing a spring thunderstorm can be a fantastic experience for a child. He can learn about storms while overcoming the natural fear … Read more

Lightning Myths

Lightning Myths: Fact or Fiction

Electrical storms are dangerous so learning the truth about lightning behavior could save your life or minimize injury. According to the National Weather Service, โ€œlightning … Read more

How Are Rainbows Formed

Rainbows are simply beautiful multicolored arcs of light in the sky. Rainbows occur when it’s both raining and the sun is shining simultaneously. To see … Read more

Soda Bottle Cyclone

Tornadoes donโ€™t travel as far or get as big as hurricanes, but their powerful, twisting winds are the fastest and most dangerous on Earth. At … Read more

How Do Hurricanes Form?

Hurricanes are the strongest of the windy and circulating storms, and are often called cyclones. They are prominent in the Atlantic and eastern Pacific oceans … Read more

Eye of a Hurricane Facts

When discussing hurricanes, very frequently the term eye of the storm comes into play. For those who are not intimately familiar with these destructive forces … Read more