Terry Murray asks, "True or false? It is often said that with the
Cumberland Plateau on the left and the Smokies on the right, that the
Knoxville area is one of the hardest areas to predict the weather
forecast. If true... why?"
Thomas Kevil asks, "What is haboob and have we ever had a weather event like haboob?"
John Harper asks: "Can waterspouts form on lakes or rivers? Or do they only occur over the ocean?"
Michael Martin asks: "Does the local freezing and frost have an effect on the pollen we will have to deal with later?
Anita Oslund asked, "I have been thinking about putting a garden out. So when should I? I don't want to lose anything I plant."
A viewer asks, "Hey Todd! Do more lightning strikes hit the ocean because of the salt water?"
Kara Stacy Inman asks, "Somebody on my Facebook mentioned an old wives'
tale of thunder in March means snow within 10 days. What do you think,
or have you heard this before?"
Charlotte asks, "What was the weather pattern like for the March blizzard of 1993?"
Lyndsey Randall Davis asks, "What's the latest snowfall on record for East Tennessee?"
Hannah asks: "Todd, I'm watching your weather cast on Friday evening,
February 15th. You mentioned the possibility of flurries and graupel.
What exactly does this term mean? Thank you!"
Larry asks, " Hey Todd, my allergies are already acting up. What's going on with pollen?"
A viewer asks: "How fast does the wind have to blow to be considered a blizzard?"
Cassina sent in a picture and asked: "What causes this ring and rainbow around the sun?"
Paul Kirk writes: "I work in Farragut and every time snow is in the
forecast a co-worker comments that because of the lake the snow will be
heavy. My opinion is the lake is too small to affect the weather. Who is
Jenny Ribble submitted a handmade Ask Todd asking "If heat rises, why is it so cold in the mountains?"