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October 23rd 2014 Partial Solar Eclipse

Tomorrow on the 23rd of August, most of North America will witness a partial eclipse of the Sun as the Moon’s penumbral shadow passes over Earth.  241 more words

New Mexico Weather: 10/22/14

Today has been a beautiful fall day so far. There are some light cirrus clouds about, and some cumulus clouds to my east. The winds are still and the sky is mostly sunny. 207 more words


Tropical Update: 10/22/14

Tropical Depression Nine has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. It is currently located off the western coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. The sustained winds are just below Tropical Storm status at 30 mph, and the central low pressure is 1002 mb. 202 more words


August 2014: Weather in Rio Rancho

From my backyard weather station:

High Temp: 99.9 F (8/16)
Low Temp: 51.3 F (8/8)
Largest Hi/Lo Swing: 39.6 F (8/6)
High Winds: 12.1 mph (8/19) 52 more words


Tropical Update: 10/21/14

In the Atlantic, there are two areas of potential tropical cyclogenesis, one of which is located northwest of the Azores. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) gives this system a 10% chance of forming a tropical cyclone in the next five days. 178 more words


Orionid 2014 Meteor Shower

Crisp and cool October evenings offer great opportunity to be out under the stars.  Tonight and tomorrow morning provide an extra incentive, the annual Orionid Meteor Shower. 341 more words


Australia Water Commission Planning

ABC Rural in Australia has a good article on the future of the Water Commission and how going forward more studies and surveying will be needed.  37 more words