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Considering the integer autoregressive

Autoregressive models (“AR”) are a class of mathematical objects oft’ used to describe signals and time-dependent series. (See also.) In EE they are known as… 820 more words


A Lonely Cloud Pouring Water

When water in the atmosphere falls back down to Earth it is called precipitation. There are many different types of precipitation including rain75 more words


LOCAL VIEW ---Pneumonia; a writer's ruin---


I doubt anyone wants much to hear about my ten days with walking pneumonia, however therein lies the challenge:  A good writer can make anything interesting. 1,631 more words


Geoscientist's Toolkit: Trained Eyeballs

Last weekend, I attended a (free) SKYWARN training class in my area, and have become a trained severe weather spotter .* In the class, we covered topics such such as safety around storms, storm development, and identification of cloud formations indicative of severe or intensifying storms. 422 more words


New Mexico Weather: 3/26/15

It is chilly this morning. My backyard weather station says the temperature is 28.9 F, 73% relative humidity, and a relative pressure of 30.10 in Hg. 275 more words


Word of the Day - Virga

I learned a new word yesterday afternoon. I thought I already knew ALL the words. But damn…I was wrong. You’re never too old to learn though, right? 548 more words


Storms this Evening

I started a severe weather prediction this morning in response to the Enhanced Risk (as issued by the Storm Prediction Center). However, some problems with Google Chrome prevented me from posting it. 256 more words