Hey Ray! Explaining The Differences Between Downbursts And TornadoesWhen there is storm damage, many times people feel it was caused by a tornado.
Hey Ray! Using Red Skies To Predict The Weather In 'The Olden Days'People have been trying to predict the weather for a long time. Before we had radars, satellites in space and weather models, the only way to predict the weather was observation.
Hey Ray! Explaining Crepuscular Rays Of SunshineSometimes, we see the light from the sun come down in beams of light.
Hey Ray! Using Slow Motion Video To Help Explain ScienceKDKA meteorologist Ray Petelin says that sometimes science happens too fast, and you need to slow things down to see the details of how the world works.
Hey Ray! What Causes You To See A MirageOn a hot day, you may have noticed what looks like water in the distance, when looking down a road.
Hey Ray! Explaining The Difference In Precipitation Terms In Weather ForecastsWhen meteorologists give weather forecasts, we use words as a way of describing how precipitation will arrive in the area.
Hey Ray! Explaining Specific Heat And HumidityDid you know it is harder for the air to warm up on really humid days? While it still feels hot, the moisture in the air means, first means there are more “things” to warm up. There is more to it, though.
Hey Ray! Why Our Lawns Become So Dried Out In The SummerWeather-wise, one of the things the summer of 2020 will be known for is the heat and dry weather, leaving burnt lawns around the region.
Hey Ray! Why Cars Become So Hot Inside During SummerWe all know that in the summer, our cars basically turn into ovens.
Hey Ray! Aphelion And The Earth's Proximity To The SunWhen you are roasting a marshmallow on the fire, the closer you get to the fire with the marshmallow, the more the marshmallow gets cooked.
Hey Ray! Colorful Sunsets And What Helps Make Them BeautifulSunsets in our area can be absolutely beautiful.
Hey Ray! Explaining What The Summer Solstice MeansToday, at 5:43pm is the Summer Solstice, so what does that really mean?
Hey Ray! The Science Of SweatingWe are getting into Summertime, and that means we are getting into the sweaty part of the year, thanks to the heat.
Hey Ray! 'Albedo' Shows How Light Reflects Off Of Clothing And SurfacesOn really hot days, you may hear a meteorologist tell you to wear light colored clothing. Why is this?
Hey Ray! Creating A Cloud In A BottleKDKA Meteorologist Ray Petelin is back with another home science experiment, here to show you how to create a cloud in a bottle.