Summer in March, 2012, draws to a close

By: Dr. Jeff Masters , 4:54 PM GMT on March 23, 2012

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The most incredible spring heat wave in U.S. and Canadian recorded history is finally drawing to a close today, after a ten-day stretch of unprecedented record-smashing intensity. Since record keeping began in the late 1800s, there have never been so many spring temperature records broken, and by such a large margin. Airports in fifteen different states have set all-time records for March warmth, which is truly extraordinary considering that the records were set in the middle of the month, instead of the end of the month. The 29.2°C (85°F) measured at Western Head, Nova Scotia yesterday was the third warmest temperature ever recorded in Canada in March, according to Environment Canada and weather records researcher Maximiliano Herrera (top two records: 31.1°C at Alberini Beaver Creek BC on March 29th 1926, and 29.4°C in 1921 at Wallaceburg.) Michigan's all-time record for March warmth was toppled on Wednesday, when the mercury hit 90°F at Lapeer. The previous record, 89° at Lapeer in 1910, was matched at three stations yesterday--Ypsilanti, Dearborn, and Lapeer. The duration, areal size, and intensity of the Summer in March, 2012 heat wave are simply off-scale, and the event ranks as one of North America's most extraordinary weather events in recorded history. Such a historic event is difficult to summarize, and in today's post I will offer just a few of the most notable highlights.


Figure 1. Clear skies over the Eastern U.S. caused by a blocking ridge of high pressure on March 21, 2012, are apparent in this visible satellite image. The comma-shaped cloud pattern over the Central U.S. is associated with a "cut-off" low pressure system. This low is moving over the Eastern U.S. today through Saturday, and will bring an end to "Summer in March" over the U.S. and Canada. Image credit: NOAA's Environmental Visualization Lab, and modified by Andrew Freedman of Climate Central.

Low temperatures beating previous high temperature records for the date
I've never seen a case where the low temperature for the date beat the previous record high. This happened on at least four occasions during "Summer in March, 2012":

The low temperature at Marquette, Michigan hit 52° on March 21, which was 3° warmer than the previous record high for the date.

The low at Mt. Washington, NH on March 21 (44°) beat the previous record high for the date (43°.)

The low temperature for International Falls, Minnesota on March 20 bottomed out at 60°F, tying the previous record high for the date.

The low temperature in Rochester, Minnesota on March 18 was 62°F, which beat the previous record high for the date of 60°.

Breaking all-time April records for warmth in March
Not only did many locations in Canada set records for their all-time warmest March day during "Summer in March, 2012", a number also broke their record for warmest April day:

St. John, New Brunswick hit 27.2°C (81°F) on March 21. Previous March record: 17.5°C on March 21, 1994. April record: 22.8°C.

Kejimkujik Park, Nova Scotia hit 27.9°C on March 21. Previous March record: 22.5°C on March 30, 1986. April record: 25°C on April 27, 1990.

Yesterday, I reported that Halifax, Nova Scotia hit 27.2°C (81°F) on March 22, 2012. Previous March record: 25.8° set the previous day. April record: 26.3°C, set on April 30, 2004. However, Rob Paola, a meteorologist with Environment Canada's Prairie and Arctic Storm Prediction Center in Winnipeg, Manitoba, wrote to tell me that Halifax did not break its April record: In fact, Halifax recorded a temperature of 29.5°C on April 28, 2009. For some reason, that stat does not show up on EC's normal/extremes climate site for Halifax, which only has data up to 2006 for extremes. More details on my blog at http://robsobsblog.blogspot.ca/

Breaking daily temperature records by more than 30°F
It is exceptionally rare for a weather station with a 50+ year period of record to break a daily temperature record by more than 10°F. During "Summer in March, 2012", beating daily records by 10° - 20°F was commonplace, and many records were smashed by over 20°. Two stations broke records by more than 30°F, which is truly surreal. Western Head, Nova Scotia hit 29.2°C (85°F), yesterday, breaking their previous record for the date (10.6°C in 1969) by 18.6°C (33°F.) Yesterday's high temperature was 24°C (44°F) above average. Pellston, Michigan in the Northern Lower Peninsula--dubbed "Michigan's Icebox", since it frequently records the coldest temperatures in the state--hit 85° on March 21. This broke the previous record for the date (53° in 2007) by 32°, and was an absurd 48°F above average.

Breaking daily temperature records nine consecutive days or more
It is extremely rare for stations with a 50+ year period of record to break a daily high temperature record for seven or more days in a row. The longest such streak of consecutive high temperature records at International Falls, Minnesota, was a 5-day period March 3 - 7, 2000. The city has tied or broken their high temperature for the date ten consecutive days, as of yesterday. This streak will likely end today, as the high is predicted to be 60 - 65, and the record high for the date is 66. Chicago, Illinois has tied or broken their daily high temperature record the past nine days in a row. This ties the nine-day streak of record highs set on August 26 - September 3, 1953. Other cites that have set daily high temperature records the past nine days in a row include Fort Wayne and South Bend, Indiana. Numerous cities have broken high temperature records on seven consecutive days during "Summer in March, 2012", including Gaylord, Pellston, and Traverse City in Michigan.


Figure 2. All-time high temperature records set in March 2012 for the U.S. The grey icons show locations where the March record was broken on multiple days. Image taken from wunderground's new record extremes page, using data from NOAA's National Climatic Data Center.

The big picture: the impacts of "Summer in March, 2012"
I've always said living in Michigan would be much more bearable if we could just get rid of March. March weather here is always horrible, with brutal cold, high winds, damaging ice storms, heavy snow, interminable cloudy stretches with no sun, all interspersed with a few teasing warm spells. Well, this year, I got my wish. This March, we started with twelve days of April weather, followed by ten days of June and July weather, with nine days of May weather predicted to round out the month. This has been a huge benefit to the economy--vastly reduced heating costs, no snow removal bills, and far fewer traffic accidents due to icy roads. However, there is major downside to the "Summer in March, 2012" heat wave. The growing season is now in full swing, five weeks early. A damaging freeze that will severely impact the fruit industry and other sensitive plants is very likely. Indeed, the forecast calls for lows in the upper 20s in the cherry-growing region of Michigan near Traverse City on Monday night. The exceptional March warmth has also melted all the snow in the northern U.S. and southern Canada, drying out the soils and setting the stage for a much warmer than average summer, and an increased chance of damaging drought conditions. The early loss of snowpack will also likely cause very low flow rates in the major rivers in late summer and early fall, reducing the amount of water needed for irrigation of crops. Low flows may also cause problems for navigation, limiting commercial barge traffic on Midwest rivers.

Links
Andrew Freedman of Climate Central interviewed a number of climate scientists who are experts in studying the link between extreme weather events and climate change for his post, Global Warming May Have Fueled March Heat Wave Odds.

Wunderground's weather historian Christopher C. Burt will be posting a more comprehensive summary of the "Summer in March, 2012" heat wave this weekend.

Have a great weekend, everyone, and I'll be back Monday with a new post. I expect I'll be hard at work this weekend, mowing my lawn for the first time ever in March!

Jeff Masters

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It looks like a potential killer on the March.
Was that pun intentional?
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Quoting sunlinepr:
What a Big low into Conus....

It looks like a potential killer on the March.
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sorry if i dont get back too you right a way but thanks evere one
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Quoting Some1Has2BtheRookie:


I was not offering you praise, per say. I was merely acknowledging the efforts you have made. OK, your efforts are praise worthy. Thank you, for the efforts you have made.

I am with you on that one, Barefoot. I am already giving them what knowledge I am able pass along that could prove beneficial to their "making it" when others fail to do so. I have grandchildren in preschool all the way to their 2nd year of college. I encourage them all to do the best they are able to do in the sciences and with math. Should they do well with these two subjects then they will be able to do most anything they choose to do. This would include their ability to think their way out nearly any bad circumstance. They may have to learn to live more in the way of the pioneers of yesteryear, but will have it far easier than the pioneers did. I suppose that this true, only in the sense that there is so much infrastructure available to them now that the pioneers did not have available to them. As it is when raising children, you do your best and hope that everything turns out well. .... So far, so good. ;-)

Levi is brilliant. ... Now you have forced me admit that yet one more person is more brilliant than I. ... Boy, is having to do this really getting old, for me! ;-)

Good night.


"My children and grandchildren will offer to you their future praise for the efforts you have made today!"

"Thanks. Wasn't out for praise. I like to live simply."

Uh... nevermind. lol Never did like being on the debate team.

'Nite, again. I be gone.
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Quoting Barefootontherocks:
332. Rookie,
Thanks. Wasn't out for praise. I like to live simply.

I think the best we can do for our children and grandchildren is instill survival skills and the ability to think with independence and creativity. And teach them balance. Balance.

Levi32 is very sharp. I only fear that he will allow his emotions to enter into the fray of his trying to reach a logical conclusion. Sadly, and logically, you must set aside your emotions when you are trying to reach a logical conclusion. Emotions only serve to cloud the data. .... At least that is how I see it. ... You must keep in your mind that I also wear glasses, so I do not always see too clearly. ;-)

You don't seem to know Levi well. He's not very sharp. He's brilliant. Levi and others like him will find the good future we hope for. Mostly because their minds are open. They are not easily herded.
:)

Good night.


I was not offering you praise, per say. I was merely acknowledging the efforts you have made. OK, your efforts are praise worthy. Thank you, for the efforts you have made.

I am with you on that one, Barefoot. I am already giving them what knowledge I am able pass along that could prove beneficial to their "making it" when others fail to do so. I have grandchildren in preschool all the way to their 2nd year of college. I encourage them all to do the best they are able to do in the sciences and with math. Should they do well with these two subjects then they will be able to do most anything they choose to do. This would include their ability to think their way out nearly any bad circumstance. They may have to learn to live more in the way of the pioneers of yesteryear, but will have it far easier than the pioneers did. I suppose that this true, only in the sense that there is so much infrastructure available to them now that the pioneers did not have available to them. As it is when raising children, you do your best and hope that everything turns out well. .... So far, so good. ;-)

Levi is brilliant. ... Now you have forced me admit that yet one more person is more brilliant than I. ... Boy, is having to do this really getting old, for me! ;-)

Good night.
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Quoting Tazmanian:
thanks


It's after midnight here. Happy Birthday, Taz!
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thanks
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This place is funnier than a long tailed cat running around in a rocking chair contest. You just can't beat it for entertainment purposes.
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I suppose I've said it before but I'll say it again and again:
It does not matter whether we are dealing with "AGW" or a "normal" fluctuation of weather systems.
There are a lot more people in the "Pipeline" just now.
= More tears.
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332. Rookie,
Thanks. Wasn't out for praise. I like to live simply.

I think the best we can do for our children and grandchildren is instill survival skills and the ability to think with independence and creativity. And teach them balance. Balance.

Levi32 is very sharp. I only fear that he will allow his emotions to enter into the fray of his trying to reach a logical conclusion. Sadly, and logically, you must set aside your emotions when you are trying to reach a logical conclusion. Emotions only serve to cloud the data. .... At least that is how I see it. ... You must keep in your mind that I also wear glasses, so I do not always see too clearly. ;-)

You don't seem to know Levi well. He's not very sharp. He's brilliant. Levi and others like him will find the good future we hope for. Mostly because their minds are open. They are not easily herded.
:)

Good night.
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Quoting Tazmanian:
MAR 24th will be my 27th Birthday
Happy birthday (only 35 minutes till the 24th where I live)!
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Quoting Cyclone2012:


The tropical season will be over by then, Tropical.
But if the equatorial Pacific warms before then, we are still likely to see increased westerly shear. Not enough to present a below average season, but if the Pacific warms for several months from now until, say, November, then it is undeniable that the atmosphere would respond in some way. It doesn't take a full-fledged El Nino to produce an increase in the mean vertical shear.
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Quoting ncstorm:


that was harsh to say especially about Levi, he is very informed about the weather, isnt climate change about weather? so I think he has earned himself a place in "mighty" league on this blog on any subject


Levi32 is a very knowledgeable and an intelligent person and no one is trying to discredit him or his level of knowledge. He is one of the best here at helping us all to better understand tropical systems and the mechanics involved.

Yes, climate change is about the weather that it will drive. One must also understand any climate change that may be happening to be better able to predict the weather of tomorrow. Past performance will not be so easily related to whatever the current climate is. "Normal" becomes a new normal, when alterations to the overall climate have been made. Levi32 is very aware of this. He is just skeptical as to the causes of the climate change. As far as I can tell, as long as he remains aware that the climate is changing, for whatever reason, then he will remain a crucial source for us all to help understand what is happening now with the tropical systems and why.
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Quoting ncstorm:


that was harsh to say especially about Levi
Uh, not really? Levi is smart, yes (I'm not afraid to admit, even smarter than me when it comes to tropical meteorology, and I very much consider myself an expert in that field). However, knowing the weather knowing the climate are two different things, even if they are more or less interconnected. If you haven't noticed, I generally try and stay out of climate change debates because I just don't know enough. I mean, I get the basic gist of AGW theory, but I'd be hard-pressed to argue it to the extent I do hurricanes, or hell, even religion.

Just because someone is an expert in one field, doesn't make them one in every field.
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MAR 24th will be my 27th Birthday
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Good evening, everyone. Had a stormy day in Alabama but also got some much needed rain - 3.25 inches at my house. The one confirmed tornado knocked over a few abandoned chicken houses down by Troy so we got off easy on this one. The weather pattern was much more like July than March, with mostly isolated supercells and no squall line. It's still 64 here after the "cold" front passed through. I know it's impossible to tell how things will be 10 days from now, but I just feel like the normal spring severe weather season happened in January. All the trees are in full leaf. If we do get a drastic change in April, we are going to lose an awful lot of trees, since we don't usually get high winds in the summer.
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Quoting Barefootontherocks:


Well, thanks for taking the time to type that out. In a way, my questions were tongue-in-cheek and you are preaching to someone who has recycled household trash since the days when you had to separate the glass into green, brown and clear. I'm not much of a consumer. I think I used three or four gallons of gas so far this month. My Horse With No Name is well fed and well taken care of. I do hope some who do not know the things you mention will read your comment and institute these practices into daily life.

Everything you mention has been known and made public for 30 years or more. Recycling is not readily available everywhere and, of course, it "should" be in this day and age. Vehicle emissions. Well, we have made some progress there. Maybe too slow for some, but we are a far cry from pre-1973.

Solar. Solar works great, even in the PacNW where skies are gray for weeks on end. The option I'd choose would be to pay the upfront cost in lieu of having an "electric" bill and have to pay maintenance only. Where I am solar wind and geothermal are all options. Those who can afford to use them, especially geothermal. Solar panels on rural wells are not uncommon. Great for cow pastures.

I have a couple more suggestions. Request bike-friendly cities and towns. Use public transportation if it's available. Ask your city, town or rural area to use a trash contractor who picks up recyclable household waste.

Now I'm going off in a different direction to an analogy from a previous life. People do not take their blood pressure medicine as ordered. Diabetics don't change their eating habits, maybe because it's easier to pile on more medication. We cannot mix "motivation" into a pill and bottle it. It is human nature for people not to pay attention to an issue until it affects them, and sometimes even then they do not pay attention.

This particular issue - C02 emission - is not simple, as you know and is deeply interwoven with economics, and, therefore, with politics. No matter what the face of change might look like, change will not happen until people are forced to face it. Sometimes I think that's what the outcries are all about every time a significant weather event happens. Blame AGW. Maybe that will make people pay attention. Keep it up and cause enough fear to swarm the collective human consciousness and the predictions may come true.

Logic, though, and Levi has made this point better than I ever could, tells me it is premature to blame human caused global warming for any of the past year's significant weather. Logic also tells me significant weather events may or may not continue to make headlines the way they have since last April.

The Earth and the Sky over the CONUS have about balanced out in the past six or seven months. To quote my long-standing wu friend, "We'll see what happens." I'm putting my trust in nature.


Very well said, Barefoot. You own a piece of my heart. My children and grandchildren will offer to you their future praise for the efforts you have made today!

Logic works best when you have sufficient data to come to a logical conclusion. Data should not be dismissed, if it is required to reach that logical conclusion. But, I strongly sense that you already know this. ;-)

Levi32 is very sharp. I only fear that he will allow his emotions to enter into the fray of his trying to reach a logical conclusion. Sadly, and logically, you must set aside your emotions when you are trying to reach a logical conclusion. Emotions only serve to cloud the data. .... At least that is how I see it. ... You must keep in your mind that I also wear glasses, so I do not always see too clearly. ;-)
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Good night all
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March 22, 2012
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Quoting ncstorm:


that was harsh to say especially about Levi, he is very informed about the weather, isnt climate change about weather? so I think he has earned himself a place in "mighty" league on this blog on any subject

Constructive criticism (:
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March 23, 2012

Not as accurate as the SST's anomalies on NOAA's page
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Quoting TropicalAnalystwx13:


Nobody is trying to run Levi off from what I have read. However, I think he is a little out of his league trying to talk about climate change. Neap and others are tough in that subject lol.


that was harsh to say especially about Levi, he is very informed about the weather, isnt climate change about weather? so I think he has earned himself a place in "mighty" league on this blog on any subject
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Quoting SPLbeater:
night guys. watchin NC State n Kansas....

GO NC STATE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Good night SPL
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Quoting Some1Has2BtheRookie:


Thank you, Barefoot. I fully agree with you. The time has come to quit talking about the game and to start dealing the cards. You are spot on with this observation.

"Now, Right Now, just what can mankind do to stop it?" .... I sense that this is your pressing question. Your question is quite literal and so will be my answer. ... Nothing. There is absolutely nothing that we can do "right now" that will "stop" the process. The system has been charged, so to speak. Much in the same way that an automotive battery has been charged. Should you not add any additional charge to this battery and just allow it to "sit", then it will slowly discharge on its own. The amount of CO2, the "charge", that we have already put into the atmosphere will slowing be drained from the system. This will only happen after we quit applying a charge the system. Once we quit charging the system it will still take 2-3 decades for it to "discharge" on its own. We must keep in mind that the greater the "charge" we have applied, the longer it will take to "discharge" the system, when allowed to just "sit". The reason to quit charging the system now is not to instantly discharge the system, but, rather, to quit applying a charge to the system that will delay its ability to naturally discharge itself...

(edit. Truncated quote)

...I hope this answers your questions for you. Partially, anyway.


Well, thanks for taking the time to type that out. In a way, my questions were tongue-in-cheek and you are preaching to someone who has recycled household trash since the days when you had to separate the glass into green, brown and clear. I'm not much of a consumer. I think I used three or four gallons of gas so far this month. My Horse With No Name is well fed and well taken care of. I do hope some who do not know the things you mention will read your comment and institute these practices into daily life.

Everything you mention has been known and made public for 30 years or more. Recycling is not readily available everywhere and, of course, it "should" be in this day and age. Vehicle emissions. Well, we have made some progress there. Maybe too slow for some, but we are a far cry from pre-1973.

Solar. Solar works great, even in the PacNW where skies are gray for weeks on end. The option I'd choose would be to pay the upfront cost in lieu of having an "electric" bill and have to pay maintenance only. Where I am solar, wind and geothermal are all options. Those who can afford to use them, especially geothermal. Solar panels on rural wells are not uncommon. Great for cow pastures.

I have a couple more suggestions. Request bike-friendly cities and towns. Use public transportation if it's available. Ask your city, town or rural area to use a trash contractor who picks up recyclable household waste.

Now I'm going off in a different direction to an analogy from a previous life. People do not take their blood pressure medicine as ordered. Diabetics don't change their eating habits, maybe because it's easier to pile on more medication. We cannot mix "motivation" into a pill and bottle it. It is human nature for people not to pay attention to an issue until it affects them, and sometimes even then they do not pay attention.

This particular issue - C02 emission - is not simple, as you know, and is deeply interwoven with economics, and, therefore, with politics. No matter what the face of change might look like, change will not happen until people are forced to face it. Sometimes I think that's what the outcries are all about every time a significant weather event happens. Blame AGW. Maybe that will make people pay attention. Keep it up and cause enough fear to swarm the collective human consciousness and the predictions may come true.

Logic, though, and Levi has made this point better than I ever could, tells me it is premature to blame human caused global warming for any of the past year's significant weather. Logic also tells me significant weather events may or may not continue to make headlines the way they have since last April.

The Earth and the Sky over the CONUS have about balanced out in the past six or seven months. To quote my long-standing wu friend, "We'll see what happens." I'm putting my trust in nature.
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It took me a while Baltimore but I think I got it.
Like "panning" for gold one has to sift through the comments here.
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night guys. watchin NC State n Kansas....

GO NC STATE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Quoting TropicalAnalystwx13:

While I do not believe we will reach the El Niño threshold before September, I do believe that we will attain it by November-December.

That's a possible scenario as well
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Quoting Cyclone2012:


Stellar! Keep 'em at neutral.

While I do not believe we will reach the El Niño threshold before September, I do believe that we will attain it by November-December.
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Quoting Cyclone2012:


Really? High school students should NOT get spring break. Spring break should be exclusive for university students and that's it.


Any particular reason as to why?
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Quoting sunlinepr:
What a Big low into Conus....


Look how big it is!
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Quoting Cyclone2012:


Really? High school students should NOT get spring break. Spring break should be exclusive for university students and that's it.

We (university students) don't get spring break here in Jamaica....we only get two days in easter
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Quoting TropicalAnalystwx13:
I count 10 preliminary tornadoes today...There were multiple reports for the one in Illinois so I had to remove overcount there.

Two tornadoes have already been confirmed, both EF1. The first was in Alabama, where several trees were snapped and/or uprooted. Additionally, several structures were damaged. The second tornado was in Kentucky, where several homes were severely damaged and trees were snapped/uprooted.


A mini outbreak
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301 aspectre: Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's HORSIES!!!
303 hurricanehunter27: I'm just going to ask you to read the comment below you based of the link title.

My first thought was that since compression suits are used to noticeably enhance performance by swimmers and runners, how soon will it be before they're used as performance enhancers on horses?
My second thought has always been, why are sports being turned evermore into contests about being able to afford the most expensive equipment rather than about pure athleticism?
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Quoting BaltimoreBrian:
A little bit of wisdom for weather and climate debates


Professor cat
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Quoting hurricanehunter27:
Thats really not that much in a whole day.


50 oz of water.

It's three 20 oz Cokes. Without the Coke.

And you don't have to finish the last one....

--

My routine is to fill three 20 oz Diet Pepsi bottles with water and put them in the fridge each night. Then drink them the next day.

It's a good way to keep track.
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Quoting TropicalAnalystwx13:

The SOI is expected to rise. As you can see from that chart, it goes through little rises and falls. Its peak will not be as high as previously this year and last, and it will fall a lot more each time.
Quoting hydrus:
Trying to do to many things at once..Looking down the road at the next system. It may put down some rain in already damp areas. We shall see.

You're multi-tasking
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I count 10 preliminary tornadoes today...There were multiple reports for the one in Illinois so I had to remove overcount there.

Two tornadoes have already been confirmed, both EF1. The first was in Alabama, where several trees were snapped and/or uprooted. Additionally, several structures were damaged. The second tornado was in Kentucky, where several homes were severely damaged and trees were snapped/uprooted.

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Quoting NavarreMark:
>Quoting TropicalAnalystwx13:


Nobody is trying to run Levi off from what I have read. However, I think he is a little out of his league trying to talk about climate change. Neap and others are tough in that subject lol.


They're just very zealous for their religion and politics. They are actually quite ignorant and evil if ya ask me.

We got 2 1/4 inches of rain in Navarre today.

I seriously doubt they are evil, they just are concerned about the prospects of global warming...and there is nothing wrong with that.
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Quoting aspectre:
Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's HORSIES !!!
I'm just going to ask you to read the comment below you based of the link title.
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Quoting TropicalAnalystwx13:

I'm all stomach, no arms. :P


yeah, im taking it a step at a time. once i get a vehicle...ima buy me some bench pressin material!back towards 2011 summer, i had a faint 6-pack...but i quit doing frequent sit-ups n stuff and they kinda faded away, so...

i git em back soon! :D
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