Western US weather expert
Western US weather expert - August 18, 2018, 8:13:23 PM EDT
As temperatures rise and smoke increases, air quality will quickly decrease and become dangerous for people in the Northwest.
Western US weather expert - August 06, 2018, 9:35:50 PM EDT
As another upper-level ridge strengthens over the West this week, high temperature records will again fall in some places.
Western US weather expert - July 28, 2018, 8:14:07 PM EDT
A strong upper-level ridge will remain in place over the next few days but some relief will arrive in the Northwest.
Western US weather expert - July 19, 2018, 11:56:27 PM EDT
Another strong upper-level high will shift over the western U.S. this weekend through early next week resulting in intense heat.
Western US weather expert - July 10, 2018, 4:28:04 PM EDT
Severe thunderstorms brought rain, wind and a wall of dust through Nevada and Arizona Monday evening.
Western US weather expert - July 08, 2018, 2:46:56 PM EDT
While not as hot as Friday and Saturday, the week ahead will still offer above-average temperatures across much of the Southwest U.S. The threat for monsoonal thunderstorms will also continue.
Western US weather expert - June 15, 2018, 9:06:35 PM EDT
Tropical Rainstorm Bud will fuel downpours and bring flash flooding to the Southwest through Saturday night. Next week, heat is expected to build in across the West.