A Winter’s Guess

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As we all should know all long-range seasonal outlooks are nothing more then a guess. While some are more educated than others, they are all none the less nothing more then a guess. One long range guess that has been … Continued

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Saffir–Simpson Scale

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  With the Hurricane season now underway it is a good time to look at the Hurricane category’s History The scale was developed in 1971 by civil engineer Herbert Saffir and meteorologist Robert Simpson, who at the time was director … Continued

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Weather odds and ends

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First off the latest ENSO update indicates that we are looking a warm neutral tow a weak El Nino for the coming fall and winter months. Here is a write up on this subject from Steve Dimatino “ENSO neutral conditions … Continued

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Hurricane Charley

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This is one hurricane that I have a little personal knowledge of. Back in 2002 my sister moved to Fort Myers Florida. And In 2004 she had a house in Cape Coral. Her house was about 3 miles from the … Continued

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THE ANDRIA DORIA

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When we think of a weather-related cruise ships sinking, we think of The Titanic. Well long after the Titanic sinking came the disaster of the Andria Doria. One was due to ice and the other due to fog. Making its … Continued

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Hot time in the city

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With this year’s string of days with highs of 80 or better I thought it would be a good time to see how this stacks up to some past strings. So far this year’s string is at 25 days. As … Continued

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No Record Dew Point

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On July 6th a Dew Point reading of 82° was reported at Marshal, Michigan Brooks Airport. That location has an automated weather station and from time to time there can be errors from those stations and according to the NWS … Continued

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