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Submitted by George Elliott on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 8:01am.
Let’s face it, for much of the past couple of months, and in particular the past couple of weeks, the weather across the country has been very unusual. It’s not only the type of w
Submitted by George Elliott on Sun, 04/28/2013 - 8:06am.
It’s that time of year again. Tornado season is upon us. I’ll talk more about the nature and formation of tornadoes in another paper. In this paper, since it’s t
Submitted by George Elliott on Sun, 04/14/2013 - 7:41am.
Most of us sure have it easy living in the U.S., for a wide variety of reasons. But one in particular stands out: cheap, clean and safe water. As a matter of fact, if water in thi
Submitted by George Elliott on Sun, 04/07/2013 - 7:54am.
I don’t know how many people know this, but rip currents, on average, kill more people each year across the U.S.
Submitted by George Elliott on Sun, 03/31/2013 - 7:48am.
Well, that sure was a cool March. Not only that, the weird thing is that it came one year after the warmest March on record for much of the country. As a matter of fact, last March we e
Submitted by George Elliott on Sat, 03/16/2013 - 5:38am.
So, you want to know more about the genes that make you what you are? Or, maybe you’re interested in knowing what your potential disease vulnerability is by getting your genome sequenced?
Submitted by George Elliott on Sat, 02/09/2013 - 7:11am.
Remember when cod fish was one of the most popular (and inexpensive) fish to be found, especially in the frozen fish aisle of your grocery? How about cod fish on restaurant menus?
Submitted by George Elliott on Sat, 02/02/2013 - 9:15am.
Not many of you know this, but I’ve been consulting for a world development power generating company.
Submitted by George Elliott on Sun, 01/27/2013 - 7:42am.
All kinds of winds, and all kinds of names. I've taken these out of the AMS glossary, and where noted other sources, plus the NWS archives. Have at it. Kind of a fun tour across t
Submitted by George Elliott on Sat, 01/12/2013 - 8:06am.
This article has nothing to do with climate warming and long-term weather and climate trends, so don’t take this, nor any other short-term weather phenomena as some sort of climate and world
Submitted by George Elliott on Sat, 01/05/2013 - 5:49pm.
Sounds simple enough. We might not be able to see it, unless it carries “stuff” with it, but all it is, is a breeze. Right?
Submitted by George Elliott on Sat, 12/29/2012 - 8:17am.
January is one of the two months that are at the “heart” of the winter season.
Submitted by George Elliott on Sat, 12/22/2012 - 5:20pm.
A storm system moving across the Florida peninsula and along the Southern Atlantic Coast produced high winds and record snows along the Carolina coast in 1989.
Submitted by George Elliott on Fri, 12/14/2012 - 1:57pm.
I have selected a variety of official NWS winter weather terms that would pertain to this region in such case that any are needed.