Michael Stewart

Michael is a graduate of the University of Georgia's Atmospheric Sciences program, obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography with a certificate in Atmospheric Sciences in the spring of 2016. He served as the former President of the University of Georgia's local chapter of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) during the 2014-2015 year and is currently an active member of the national American Meteorological Society. Michael participated in a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded research program at the Pennsylvania State University. There, he used the numerical weather prediction model, Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF), to research chemical dispersion in the boundary layer. He is currently pursuing a Master of Science degree at the University of South Carolina under the supervision of Dr. April L. Hiscox. His research will focus on boundary layer meteorology and modeling atmospheric dispersion. Although Michael appreciates all kinds of weather, he holds a certain fascination with convective storms and numerical weather prediction.

Athens, GA Weather for Monday-Tuesday, August 28-29, 2017

Athens stayed right around average for this time of year in terms of temperature. #GAwx However, the usual culprit for dreary and nasty winter weather will be our friend for the short term. Yep, the Wedge is here to bring overnight lows in the mid 60s and keep tomorrow afternoon in the low 80s! How is the rest of the week shaping up? And what is the status on Hurricane Harvey? Details and answers are below in this evening’s post:

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