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Gaston and Invest 99L

Tropical Storm Gaston developed today. However, unless you’re shipping something across the Atlantic, that’s all you need to know. It is forecast to recurve and remain at sea. 42 more words


Why air-conditioning is a vicious cycle...

Source theguardian.com:

Intro: Air conditioning was a luxury in Britain 40 years ago, but the long hot summer of 1976 changed that. The scorching heat that summer lasted two months and most people sweated it out indoors with only open windows and electric fans for ventilation.

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Near and far…A luminous teardrop flees the earth bound for the heavens…A weather balloon in free flight hangs timelessly, suspended between the earth and moon. 6 more words

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Storm Prediction Center Update: 8/22/16

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) Outlook does not show much severe weather action over the next week.

Day 1: No Organized Severe Storms

The SPC is calling for scattered, non-severe storms over much of the country this evening. 211 more words


8/21/16: Daily Post

Yesterday, I started out the day with a 5.13 mile run. It was not as long as other runs I’ve done in recent history, but the last bit of it was up the big hill along Southern.   206 more words

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Long Range Forecasting: 8/22/16-8/28/16

I am a little behind with my posts again this week. Even so, it is time to look ahead at the long range forecast, as told by the GFS model. 161 more words


Modernizing weather forecasts and disaster planning to save lives

Article published on http://www.worldbank.org, August 9th, 2016.
By Lisa Finneran

Is it hot outside? Should I bring an umbrella?

Most of us don’t think much beyond these questions when we check the weather report on a typical day. 633 more words

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