Oceanographic Arts

Check out this time lapse animation created by the Scientific Visualization Studio at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.  This video was cr…

Another Fatality Avoided on the Merritt

You’re driving down the road, minding your own business, staying within the lines, maintaining the proper 2 (Mississippi) second distance fr…

Perfect Day for Motorcycling!

Motorcycling! There is nothing like it. The openness, the freedom, the economy! My pick-up gets on average 13mpg, whereas my motorcycle, eve…

What are Fog and Smog?

Each morning over the last few days, I feel like I have woken up in a castle…deep in the Scottish countryside.  Why?  The fog.  It seems lik…

Historic Heat In North America

  A huge, lingering ridge of high pressure over the eastern half of the United States brought summer-like temperatures to North America in M…

Skywarn Training

Hello everyone hope all is well. For those interested in weather and becoming a trained spotter I have scheduled a class with the NWS Upon N…

Lack of Winter Screws Everything Up?

Hey, the fact that we never had a winter is a good thing, right? Heating bills were lower  Snow removal was barely an issue The temperatures…

How To Predict The Weather While Camping

When you’re out on a camping trip, odds are there is little access to internet or television – meaning you have to rely on past extended for…

A Foggy Sunrise

This morning saw a beautiful sunrise, but as soon as you move south of Interstate-84, the fog really started to kick in.

Springin’ into Action

1:14am on March 20th marks the beginning of Spring.  There’s a reason why it begins at exactly 1:14am and not 1:15.  Most people know that S…

How to: Fake Sick

Driving into work with the windows down, I couldn’t have been happier.  Walking out of my car…I couldn’t be happier.  Walking into the build…