Late October, 2012. We were getting ready for our favorite holiday, Halloween.
We had been operating a small haunted house attraction out of my mother’s house for the past few years and we had all been gathered to have a good time. 1,471 more words
Hurricane Sandy left a wake of destruction in its path. Many residents of the hard-hit Northeast are still dealing with the aftermath of power outages and dangerous road conditions. 24 more words
They were in close quarters and the setting was unfamiliar, so the players were a bit uneasy. The boys basketball team had spent much of the day hammering down low, but now it was imperative Our Lady of Lourdes find ways to space the floor. 971 more words
HWRF is NOAA’s primary model for tropical cyclone (tropical depressions, tropical storms, and hurricanes) forecast. The distance between places where forecasts are made in the model (the grid resolution) must be small to make accurate forecasts. 172 more words
Imagine if this holiday season, you didn’t have your home—the place where you string up lights and decorations, pull out the tree ornaments, and enjoy delicious family dinners—to return to. 289 more words