More stories by Jim Spencer

October bird forecast

What to watch for in October: Absent Birds, Departures and Arrivals Here’s the Central Texas bird forecast for the month, courtesy of Travis…

September bird forecast

What to watch for in September: A River of Birds Here’s the Central Texas bird forecast for the month, courtesy of Travis Audubon. Learn mor…

Ozone Action Day declared for Wednesday

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has issued an Ozone Action Day for the Austin area for Wednesday, September 13, 2017. A…

NWS update on Harvey’s local impacts

Here is the latest information from our local National Weather Service office: More rainfall is expected contributing to an already dangerou…

Tropical Storm Harvey NWS Advisory

Tropical Storm Harvey Local Statement Intermediate Advisory Number 26A TXZ173-189>194-205>209-220>225-270800- Tropical Storm Harvey Local St…

Forecast impacts of Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey continues to strengthen and will continue to move to the Northwest towards the Texas Coast. Tropical Storm and Hurricane Wa…

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How to view the 2017 solar eclipse safely

(NASA) Looking directly at the sun is unsafe except during the brief total phase of a solar eclipse (“totality”), when the moon entirely blo…