Resources to watch during inclement weather


With strong thunderstorms in the forecast for Kerr County tonight, here are some resources that we will be watching.

Weather Updates via Facebook

Be sure and follow the Austin-San Antonio region of the US National Weather Service. They provide in-depth maps and forecasts, such as these below. I set my phone to alert me when this office posts on social media.

Wind and Weather Visualization

The best weather visualization available on a desktop computer is from Check out the wind graphic at 5:45 PM, which clearly shows where the front is located — right in Kerrville!

Weather Radio

If you have one, tune to 162.450 on your weather radio for up-to-the-minute warnings, forecasts, and information about severe weather.

KPUB Outage Map

With winds in the 20-30 MPH range tonight, there are bound to be some power outages caused by downed trees and lines. Keep an eye on the KPUB Outage Map to see where those outages are occurring.