AllisonHouse dishes up repairs, and data from space!

Some time ago, our dish got hit by lightning, and it was time for repairs. While we have been on a backup dish since that time, we needed to get our main dish back on the air. The backups are intended for that: backups. But after years of use, it was also time for an […]

July radar update

Hello AllisonHouse users, The rollout of Level 2 TDWR data, and the doppler radar replacement in Canada continues. Here’s an update on both: 1. The upgrades for bandwidth to handle level 2 TDWR radar data continues. At this time, sites are being upgraded as soon as they are able. Originally, TDWR TICH (Wichita), TOKC (Oklahoma […]

National Weather Service planned data outage on May 5, 2020: What you need to know

We have been informed by the National Weather Service that they need to do a major network infrastructure upgrade on May 5, 2020. This will knock out several weather data sources for 2-3 hours. Here are the details, and what we at AllisonHouse are doing to mitigate it. WHAT’S GOING ON? The National Weather Service […]