Steve Divine, KCBD NewsChannel11

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KCBD NewsChannel11

Lubbock, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Steve:

Quieter weather, but also chillier

Heavy rain fell at a few locations overnight. I'll add those rain totals to this story a little later this morning. The rain, which sprang up along an eastward moving cold front, by sunrise was east of the viewing area. Along with the cold front. Another cold front will arrive Thursday night. That front will bring our coldest air of the season so far. → Read More

Increasing Rain Chance Late Week

Rain chances are expected to increase late this week. Before then, however, a slim to none chance. Here's the latest on this week's weather trends around the South Plains. → Read More

Summer’s not ready to say goodbye

Today is the last day of meteorological summer*. Summer, however, is not ready to say goodbye. → Read More

Cooling showers in our forecast

A few rain showers, with an occasional rumble of thunder, dot the western South Plains this morning. Coverage will be limited and amounts generally very light. Storm and rain activity is expected to increase late today, a little more Friday, and then a little more Saturday. → Read More

This week rain chances up, temps down

A forecast with a little less heat and a little better chance of rain heading into the weekend. → Read More

Triple-digit heat returns to the South Plains

I expect today to be our hottest since June 23, which was the last time Lubbock recorded a triple-digit temperature. I also expect today to be the hottest in my 7 Day Forecast. → Read More

Dog Days of Summer. For now.

The Dog Days of Summer. Pretty much. It's the time of year when often there is little day to day change in our weather. Sometimes for weeks on end. Today's post looks at how long this pattern is expected. → Read More

Mild South Plains summer continue

Today will be a near repeat of yesterday but with a bit more of a breeze. Storm and rain chances return to the KCBD viewing area in the days ahead. → Read More

A ‘mixed-bag’ of weather

Fog, thunder, lightning, rain, heavy rain, and sun are all accounted for in my forecast. And that is just today. Here is what I expect today, the work week, and the weekend. → Read More

Summer heat but rain on the horizon

Triple-digit temperatures return to the KCBD viewing area this afternoon and again tomorrow. Perhaps it helps to know this stretch of heat will be short-lived with increasing rain chances on the horizon. → Read More

Sizzling weekend on and off the grill

With almost no change in the overall weather pattern you can expect a repeat of recent weather. Plenty of sunshine, dry, and hot. In fact, Fathers' Day will be even hotter. That will be followed by a brief change in the pattern and our weather. → Read More

Triple-digit heat increasing on the South Plains

About a quarter of the weather stations in the KCBD viewing area recorded triple-digit temperatures yesterday, scattered across the southwestern South Plains. Many more will hit the 100-degree mark today and tomorrow. → Read More

South Plains Summer Sizzle

The first triple-digit temperatures of the year are just days away. Before they arrive, however, there is still the chance of a temperature-damping rain shower. There is a slight chance of severe weather with the showers. → Read More

Risk of severe storms across the South Plains, Flood Watch until 7 p.m.

The KCBD viewing area remains on track for a rainy and seasonably cool end to this Memorial Day Weekend. The severe weather chance we've been mentioning remains in our forecast. So does the potential for heavy rain. → Read More

Severe storms late today on the South Plains

Today remains on track to be the most active of the past few days and the remainder of the week. Some storms late today are likely to produce severe weather. Here's our outlook. → Read More

Severe outlook for Sunday and Monday

Severe thunderstorms are expected to return to parts of the KCBD viewing area late Sunday. The main threats are large hail, strong wind, and flooding rain. → Read More

Storms, some severe, Tuesday

This afternoon and evening's severe weather threat is lower than yesterday, but a few storms may become severe. Here's what to expect today, Tuesday. → Read More

Weekend severe weather outlook

A severe weather threat is included in my weekend outlook. Before that threat develops, we will experience morning clouds, afternoon sunshine, and temperatures climbing to near average for mid-May. → Read More

South Plains next storm chance

Much quieter weather today across the KCBD viewing area. More detail on that in today's story, plus the next chance of storms and my forecast for the Mothers' Day Weekend. → Read More

Weekend cold fronts, next week’s rain

Cold fronts and our next chance of precipitation. Those are the focus of today's weather story. → Read More