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Weather 101

The Easy Guide Understanding Tornado Alerts

Posted in: Weather 101
By Steve LaNore, Certified Broadcast Meteorologist
March 26, 2020

What is a tornado warning? What is a tornado watch? This article will equip you with the information you need to know in order to prepare and stay safe when tornado watches and warnings are issued in your area.

No School? No Worries! Weather Monitoring for Kids

Posted in: Weather 101
By Kari Strenfel
March 23, 2020

Teach kids about the importance of weather monitoring for safety and recreation purposes. Weather forecasting devices and other smart home tools can help you prepare for dangerous weather or plan an outdoor activity with your family.

Hurricane Season 2019

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
May 29, 2019
Atlantic Hurricane Season 2019 begins on Saturday. Learn how to prepare your home before potential storm damage and how to safely cleanup when you return home.

Follow in the Footsteps of Weather Monitoring’s Founding Father

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
March 19, 2019
Do you like to impress your friends with your in-depth knowledge of all things weather? Increase A. Lapham certainly did. He is considered

The days are getting longer and AcuRite Atlas has proof

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
March 4, 2019
Gloomy winter weather got you down? You’re not alone.

What is Fog and How Does it Develop?

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
October 15, 2018

How does fog develop? What is fog? Learn about fog and how the different types of fog develop in this blog post.

5 Weather Facts for Kids

By AcuRite Team
September 26, 2018

Kick-off the school year right! Impress your friends and family with these neat weather facts.

What’s the difference between Temperature and Feels Like Temperature?

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
August 31, 2018

The Feels Like temperature takes heat index and wind chill into account. Read on to learn more about the differences between temperature and Feels Like and temperature.

Monsoon Season in the Southwest

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
August 21, 2018

Learn how the Southwest Monsoon develops every summer and how it can create severe storms with flash flooding and dust storms.

California Wildfires Explained

By AcuRite Team
August 10, 2018

Why do the fires in California and the West Coast get so bad in the summer? Learn the basics here.