Weather Trivia of the Day

By: plapman , 2:40 PM GMT on April 08, 2014

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Today's Weather Trivia

April 81927:
Two men left the foundering schooner Nellie near Cape Chignecto, NS, and fought their way to the seeming safety of land, only to find themselves trapped between a high unscalable cliff face on one side and the pounding sea on the other. They eventually succumbed to their injuries on the narrow beach. One man was the schooner's captain; the other was identified from the address in his pocket.
Excerpt from 'The Canadian Weather Trivia Calendar' by David Phillips. © Environment Canada

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1:58 PM GMT on April 09, 2014
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2. WeatherWise
2:49 AM GMT on April 09, 2014
Hope your day was a good one Plapman! Was a busy day for me - making late rounds today! Happy Mid Week!
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1. Ylee
4:18 PM GMT on April 08, 2014
Hi, Tony! Looks like most of your snow has melted! Is there much flooding yet?

Have a good day!
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