Jim Kosek

More Of The Same

Weekend Storms

1/7AMCast Show Caption Hide Caption 2/7JetStream Show Caption Hide Caption 3/7droughtmonitor Show Caption Hide Caption 4/79amFuture Show Caption Hide Caption 5/7FutureCast Show Caption Hide Caption 6/7FutureCast2 Show Caption Hide Caption 7/7pollen Show Caption Hide Caption It’s great to get outdoors these past few days with all the warm, rain-free weather.  However, most of us are still under a moderate drought,…

Moderate Drought Lingers

No Wet Weather Until This Weekend

1/1droughtmonitor Show Caption Hide Caption Another day, another record high temperature!  The increased evaporation rate isn’t helping matter either.   The latest drought monitor released today shows that most of the region is under a moderate drought; elsewhere it’s abnormally dry. Record heat will continue for Friday and Saturday before some showers and thunderstorms return Sunday and Monday.   It may not…

Another One For The Books

Heat Sets Up Shop This Week; Humidity Too

1/6AMCast Show Caption Hide Caption 2/6temps Show Caption Hide Caption 3/6JetStream Show Caption Hide Caption 4/6FutureCast Show Caption Hide Caption 5/6FutureCast2 Show Caption Hide Caption 6/6FutureCast3 Show Caption Hide Caption High humidity going along with our recent dose of record warm weather.  And, that won’t change through Saturday.   Although there will be some low clouds and fog to start off…

Another Record Day

More Heat This Week

1/1temps Show Caption Hide Caption The second record high temperature fell by the wayside earlier Wednesday afternoon.    While temperatures fell just one degree shy of tying the all-time February record high of 84 degrees in Columbus, the 83 degrees was enough to eclipse the previous record of 81 from 1922. More record heat is expected for the rest of this…

Big Hair, Loud Music; The 80s Rocked

And They're Coming Back

1/4AMCast Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4FutureCast2 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4FutureCast Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4FutureCast3 Show Caption Hide Caption The 80s are coming back; not the 1980s, but 80+ degree weather will make a return visit for a few days, again.   That means record temperatures are in jeopardy; records dating as far back as the World War I era.  …

Looks And Feels Like Spring!

Record Heat This Week

1/1FutureCast2 Show Caption Hide Caption A few spots were able to pick up a brief shower this afternoon, and that trend will continue this evening.   Shower activity is less than 20 minutues in any one given locale, so you can easily keep outdoor plans if you have them. Record heat and little to no wet weather will be the general…

The Heat Is On

Little To No Wet Weather

1/5AMCast Show Caption Hide Caption 2/5currents Show Caption Hide Caption 3/5FutureCast2 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/5temps Show Caption Hide Caption 5/5FutureCast Show Caption Hide Caption Record high temperatures will continue more days than not throughout the rest of this work-week.  A large dome of high pressure over the southwest Atlantic will see to the heat remaining put, along with keeping…

It’s Official; It’s A Record!

More Heat This Week

1/1temps Show Caption Hide Caption A record high temperature fell by the wayside Monday afternoon, and more are expected to follow suit this work-week.   At the same time, humidity will also be building, starting on Wednesday.  Although a couple spots could pick up a brief shower or thundershower during the afternoon hours Tuesday or Wednesday, most will not.  A dome…

Race To A Record

High Humidity Next Week

1/3AMCast Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3JetStream Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3NextStorm Show Caption Hide Caption No record temperature was set on Friday, despite the super-duper warm air.   That’s ok, there’s more where that came from. Rather cloudy skies will occupy the weekend as a weak cool front limps into the region with a shower in spots.   A gusty breeze will…

Swinging For The Warm Weather Fences

Little To No Wet Weather

1/1JetStream Show Caption Hide Caption The heat is on!  No record high temperature today, but they will fall by the wayside early next week.    If you’re outdoors this evening, the Outdoor Dinner Date Index (ODDI) is a 7 on a scale of 1-10.  The negatives are a passing sprinkle for some and a gusty breeze. A weak cool front may…