Minnesota Public Radio features by Mark Seeley http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=30544 en-us Copyright 2018 Minnesota Public Radio Sun, 27 May 2018 08:56:51 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Mark Seeley http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 2016 was a record-setting warm and wet year MPR's Phil Picardi reviewed the weather of 2016 with University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2016/12/30/seeley-2016-in-review?refid=0 Fri, 30 Dec 2016 08:37:43 -0600 Minnesota State Fair Weather Quiz Univ. of Minnesota Extension Service Climatologist Mark Seeley tests your knowledge of the state's favorite topic of conversation. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2016/09/02/weather-quiz?refid=0 Fri, 02 Sep 2016 11:29:51 -0500 A blue-ribbon year for crops so far Minnesota's crops are looking good this season, largely thanks to favorable weather. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2015/06/19/seeley?refid=0 Fri, 19 Jun 2015 07:58:56 -0500 Mark Seeley: February was windy, snowy, record-breaking month Mark Seeley rounds up February's climate highlights and looks ahead to a more moderate March. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2014/02/28/mark-seeley-february-was-windy-snowy-recordbreaking-month?refid=0 Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:30:40 -0600 Mark Seeley on recent storms and a cool spring University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley talks with Cathy Wurzer about the recent record-setting snow storms and whether all this water will help recharge groundwater supplies around the region. Looking ahead, Seeley says newly-released seasonal climate models are predicting a cool spring for the Great Lakes region. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2014/02/21/mark-seeley-on-recent-storms-and-a-cool-spring?refid=0 Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:17:15 -0600 An unusually cold December This has been the coldest month of December statewide since 2000. This month brought average temperatures across the state that were 7 to 13 degrees colder than normal, with many nights well below 0 degrees. Some communities will report average monthly temperatures for December that fall within the coldest ten historically. University of Minnesota Meteorologist Mark Seeley talks about this month's weather and more with Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/12/27/seeley_1227?refid=0 Fri, 27 Dec 2013 09:58:56 -0600 Mark Seeley on a wet October and what happens to our blood pressure in winter University of Minnesota Climatologist updates a remarkable wet month of October and discusses why experts suggest adjusting blood pressure medication this time of year. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/11/01/mark-seeley-on-a-frosty-october-and-what-happens-to-our-blood-pressure-in-winter?refid=0 Fri, 01 Nov 2013 17:18:56 -0500 Mark Seeley: drought area shrinks; frosty weather on the way University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley reports October is off to a surprisingly wet start, but frost hasn't been a problem for most farmers and gardeners...yet. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/10/11/mark-seeley-drought-area-shrinks-frosty-weather-on-the-way?refid=0 Fri, 11 Oct 2013 08:09:51 -0500 Wet, warm weather is on the way University of Minnesota meteorologist Mark Seeley talks with Morning Edition'S Cathy Wurzer about the winter storm affecting a large portion of the Midwest. Plus, a new seasonal outlook calls for weather that is wetter and warmer than usual. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/02/22/seeley_snow?refid=0 Fri, 22 Feb 2013 09:05:03 -0600 Forecasters aren't sure what will happen this winter University of Minnesota Meteorologist Mark Seeley says the changing climate is making it more difficult for forecasters to figure out what kind of a winter we will have this year. He talked about the uncertainty and the worsening drought with Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/10/05/seeley_10_5_12?refid=0 Fri, 05 Oct 2012 08:59:43 -0500 Prediction center forecasts a warmer than usual fall The Climate Predection Center is forecasting a warmer than usual fall for most of the United States this year. University of Minnesota Meteorologist and Climatologist Mark Seeley talks about that and other weather topics with Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/09/21/weather_seeley?refid=0 Fri, 21 Sep 2012 10:06:45 -0500 Mark Seeley on frosty spring temperatures Cathy Wurzer talks with University of Minnesota climatologist and meteorologist Mark Seeley about recent hard freezes. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/04/13/mark-seeley-frost?refid=0 Fri, 13 Apr 2012 10:39:58 -0500 Mark Seeley on warm April weather MPR's Cathy Wurzer talks with University of Minnesota climatologist and meteorologist Mark Seeley about Minnesota's warm spring. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/04/06/seeley_weather?refid=0 Fri, 06 Apr 2012 10:03:19 -0500 Mark Seeley on record-breaking temperatures Cathy Wurzer talks with climatologist Mark Seeley about March's warm weather. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/03/23/seeley0323?refid=0 Fri, 23 Mar 2012 07:46:18 -0500 State weather record could fall today Cathy Wurzer talks about our record-breaking warm weather with Mark Seeley, a climatologist and meteorologist from the University of Minnesota. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/03/16/seeley-warm-weather?refid=0 Fri, 16 Mar 2012 10:16:24 -0500 Weather with Mark Seeley Cathy Wurzer talks with MPR meteorologist Mark Seeley about our week of wintry weather. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2012/03/02/seeley0302?refid=0 Fri, 02 Mar 2012 08:56:31 -0600 Mark Seeley talks about the recent heatwave, looks ahead to tomorrow's storms This week's weather broke a lot of records around the state. MPR meteorologist Mark Seeley looks back on the heat wave, and ahead to severe weather expected tomorrow. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/07/22/seeley?refid=0 Fri, 22 Jul 2011 10:58:50 -0500 Storms today, heat and humidity for the weekend There's a chance for showers and more severe thunderstorms today and tomorrow, but then get ready for the heat. Some places in the state are expected to have temperatures in the 90s F and Heat Index Values well over 100 degrees F on Sunday and Monday. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/07/15/seeley-weather?refid=0 Fri, 15 Jul 2011 09:33:55 -0500 Mark Seeley talks about the weather and updated flood outlooks With a warm stretch settling in, flooding throughout the state continues to be a top concern. But just how bad will it get? MPR's Phil Picardi spoke with meteorologist Mark Seeley about what we can expect for the week ahead. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/03/18/seeley?refid=0 Fri, 18 Mar 2011 10:30:50 -0500 Mark Seeley talks about the weather and flood outlooks MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with climatologist Mark Seeley about warming temperatures on the horizon and what that means for flooding threats. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/03/11/seeleyweather?refid=0 Fri, 11 Mar 2011 09:19:58 -0600 Climatologist Mark Seeley on February weather trends MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with climatologist Mark Seeley about February weather trends and the spring flooding outlook. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/02/18/seeleyweather?refid=0 Fri, 18 Feb 2011 09:19:32 -0600 2010 sets record for wettest year in Minnesota history The State Climate Office has announced that 2010 was Minnesota's wettest year on record. Every part of the state reported at least 34 inches of precipitation last year. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/02/11/seeleyweather?refid=0 Fri, 11 Feb 2011 09:19:08 -0600 Climatologist Mark Seeley talks about this winter's huge snowfalls With the storm front that ripped through the Midwest this week, some places in the state saw their snowfall rise to over 70 inches for the season. Cathy Wurzer spoke with MPR's Mark Seeley about this week's weather and the continuing cold we can expect in the week ahead. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/02/04/seeleyweather?refid=0 Fri, 04 Feb 2011 10:04:56 -0600 Climatologist Mark Seeley talks about the weather With an already deep snow cover across most of the state and much more winter still ahead of us, many Minnesota watersheds will be at risk for major flooding come spring. Cathy Wurzer spoke with MPR's Mark Seeley about flooding outlooks and what we can expect for this coming week in weather. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/01/28/seeleyweather?refid=0 Fri, 28 Jan 2011 09:27:42 -0600 Climatologist Mark Seeley talks about the weather This January has been unusually snowy in Minnesota, with some parts of the state seeing 17 inches this month alone. Cathy Wurzer speaks with MPR climatologist Mark Seeley about the consequences of so much snow and when we can expect this cold snap to break. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/01/21/seeley?refid=0 Fri, 21 Jan 2011 09:34:23 -0600 Mark Seeley talks about the weather Cathy Wurzer speaks with climatologist Mark Seeley about January's cold snap and what kind of weather to expect for the weekend. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/01/14/weather?refid=0 Fri, 14 Jan 2011 09:48:50 -0600 A history of Christmas weather in Minnesota Is the weather for this Christmas weekend anywhere near average for Minnesota? University of Minnesota meteorologist and climatologist Mark Seeley describes the weather of Christmases past. /collections/special/columns/updraft/archive/2010/12/the_weather_of_christmases_pas.shtml?refid=0 Fri, 24 Dec 2010 07:03:49 -0600 Climatologist Mark Seeley sees a sppedy end to the humid weather Climatologist Mark Seeley says he expects a speedy end to the humid weather. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/08/13/climatologist-mark-seeley-sees-a-sppedy-end-to-the-humid-weather?refid=0 Fri, 13 Aug 2010 09:58:14 -0500 Climatologist Mark Seeley talks about high dew points Cathy Wurzer discusses high dew points with climatologist Mark Seeley. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/07/30/climatologist-mark-seeley-talks-about-high-dew-points?refid=0 Fri, 30 Jul 2010 09:27:31 -0500 Mark Seeley predicts more weather disturbances this summer Mark Seeley says La Nina could be causing the weather disturbances we have seen all summer. He says there could be more to come. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/07/23/la-nina-will-cause-more-weather-disturbances?refid=0 Fri, 23 Jul 2010 09:37:48 -0500 Weather with Mark Seeley Mark Seeley examines why July has been so wet in Minnesota, and he forecasts the weather for the weekend ahead. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/07/09/weather-with-mark-seeley?refid=0 Fri, 09 Jul 2010 10:05:16 -0500 Weather with climatologist Mark Seeley Mark Seeley previews the weekend's weather. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/07/02/seeley-weather?refid=0 Fri, 02 Jul 2010 09:51:47 -0500 Mark Seeley talks weather with Cathy Wurzer Cathy Wurzer talks with meteorologist Mark Seeley about the weekend's weather. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/06/25/seeley_weather?refid=0 Fri, 25 Jun 2010 11:56:49 -0500 Weather with Climatologist Mark Seeley University of Minnesota climatologist Mark Seeley discusses Minnesota weather history and looks ahead to the weekend forecast. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/06/11/weather-with-mark-seeley?refid=0 Fri, 11 Jun 2010 09:43:35 -0500 Weather with Mark Seeley University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley discusses Minnesota weather history and looks ahead to the weekend forecast. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/06/04/weather-with-mark-seeley?refid=0 Fri, 04 Jun 2010 10:33:45 -0500 Scientists' e-mails don't undercut case for human role in climate change 'Climategate' disclosures may discredit some scientists, but not the overall science. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2009/12/15/seeley?refid=0 Tue, 15 Dec 2009 06:00:00 -0600