Do Meteorologists Cry Wolf?

Does your favorite weather forecaster too often have you altering your plans or seeking shelter for weather events that don’t pan out? Are they just trying to be cautious?  What happens when you get different weather warnings from different sources?  What to do?  All this and more in the latest episode.

If you want to read a bit more about this topic, you can catch this article in Time which references some of the sources used in the episode research.  Or take a look at some of the strides a local NWS office is making to keep high PODs while lowering FARs.

Don’t forget that it is National Weather Podcast Month!  If you liked this topic you can catch a germane topic from one of those podcasts – WeatherBrains episode 580.

And now for the episode …