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Timothy Ballisty
Worked at The Weather Channel
Attended Penn State University
Lives in Asheville, NC
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It's subtle but you can see upper shear at work where arrow is pointed. Tops of squally t-storms moving east-southeast.

Visible satellite loop of Invest 99L - soon to be #Hermine
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PWAT values on water AND LAND.

What's New. 02 Aug 2016. The colorbar has been adjusted to fit a maximum value of 75 mm. Although the MIRS retrieval produces values above 100 mm, only values up to 75 mm are reliable. 25 May 2016. The MIMIC-TPW2 product is now running in developmental mode. Check in for regular updates.
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More than a dozen people have died and tens of thousands of homes have been damaged by floodwaters. Local authorities and residents wonder if something more could have been done to lessen the toll.
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Tropics. At this time, you're guess is as good as mine.
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The LIX precipitable water value from 8/11 at 00z was...well....it was nearly off the chart.
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Moderate risk excessive rain SE LA, southern MS, Lower AL.

http://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/qpf/ero.php?opt=curr&day=1
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Where we are with Invest 99L
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana flooding (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The LSU AgCenter estimates that the floods in south Louisiana have caused at least $110 million worth of damage to agriculture — and the figure is likely to grow. Economist Kurt Guidry says in a news release that factors include damage to crop yield and quality, damage to infrastructure and loss of stored commodities. He says typical summer rains could slow t...
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Mid-Atlantic SSTs sure could maintain a TC. Also, cool SST features in Pacific (K-H waves) and Gulf Stream in Atlantic. 
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90-day % of average precipitation. Check out western New York State and eastern New England. #drought 
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Social Meteorologist, Editorial Meteorologist, Met Product Developer, Investigation of Social Media's Role in Weather Data Gathering
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  • The Weather Channel
    Social Meteorologist, 2012 - 2014
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    Editorial Meteorologist, 2006 - 2012
  • The Weather Channel
    Meteorologist/Graphics, 2001 - 2006
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Former social meteorologist for The Weather Channel. Love to discover interesting and unique weather facts and imagery. Interested in the ma
Introduction
I'm a former editorial meteorologist for The Weather Channel and weather.com. I worked full time at TWC for 11 years from 2001 to 2012. I now work part time as a social meteorologist - producing relevant and timely content by the curation of social media including tweets, shared photos, Google+ posts, and Facebook posts. I also trigger engagement with fans of The Weather Channel (Twitter, Facebook, Google+) by answering questions pertaining to meteorology and TWC.

I love tracking breaking weather news, tech news, and staying on top of social media and how to utilize it in news dissemination. I try to seek out intriguing weather stories and imagery on a near-daily basis. 

I was one of two people who initiated the use of Twitter and Facebook at The Weather Channel in February 2009. 

I'm originally from the northeast suburbs of Philadelphia. I moved to Atlanta to work for The Weather Channel in 2001. I lived and worked there until summer 2012 when my family and I made the move to beautiful Asheville, North Carolina.  I am married to a superb radiologist from New Orleans and we have an awesome little guy named Charlie who turned 2 in March 2014.

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Philadelphia sports fan through and through. Married into the Saints fandom. Die-hard Pearl Jam fan. First generation Irishman. Love traditional Irish music. Big Ten fan but SEC college football is more exciting.
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    Bachelor of Science in Meteorology, 1996 - 2000
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Expected high quality, went beyond My wife and I expected high quality food and service and we received it. In fact, the food went beyond our expectations while the server was very knowledgeable. I encourage people to take a look at the menu before you go to Curate. It can be a bit overwhelming but looking beforehand will save you time and you can really lock in on what you want. Stand outs were the cheese plate (tabla de quesos), the sauteed mushrooms (setas al jerez), the wonderful and filling potatoes (patatas bravas), lamb skewers (pincho moruno), and the goat cheese-filled peppers (pimientos de piquillo y queso de cabra). Finally, if you still have room and a chocolate fiend, espuma de chocolate is a must.
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Excellent service. Our filet mignon was cooked to perfection. The wine is quite pricey but worth it.
Food: ExcellentDecor: GoodService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago