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Flashbacks with Jerry Jackson

Flashbacks with Jerry Jackson

Sharing my personal experiences with weather in the Carolinas.

-- Jerry Jackson, AMS Certified Meteorologist

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A Ford Bronco and eight animatronic reindeer...

One of my fondest Christmas memories as a child was riding to look at Christmas lights, an activity we enjoyed two nights each Christmas season.

"What's it like to be a meteorologist?"- Part II: Severe Weather

In terms of staffing, a television station has different tiers of severe weather coverage.

"What's it like to be a meteorologist?" - Part 1

For starters, the preceding question needs to be a little more specific. There are many different types of meteorologist. Some work in the military, others work for private forecasting firms.

Of cheeseburgers and pomposity...

“The promise of better days through better ways…”

Of light and mystery...

"The rain wept upon the warmth of the Earth, and through the clearing lens I saw a lush and fertile land..."

The simple sound of a box fan...

If you were asked to name the sweetest sound you can remember from childhood, what would it be? Perhaps it was the crack of a baseball bat at spring practice.

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This past December, an icon in the world of magazines ceased publication.

Of wolves and precious seconds...

All my life, I have been a dedicated fan of NC State basketball.