Storm Damage

By: TractorMan67, 12:38 AM GMT on August 15, 2014

A thunder storm came through on August 9th and demolished the swing on my dock. The swing ended up in the yard 30 feet from the dock it was sitting on. The interesting thing about this is the swing was strapped to the dock with heavy duty strapping material. The straps were broken during the storm. My station reported a wind gust of 36mph, I feel as though the wind gust that hit the swing was higher than that. The swing is 100+ yards away from my wind sensor. The ra...

A little Rant :)

By: TractorMan67, 3:37 AM GMT on July 19, 2014

I have always been interested in the weather. I love sitting in my barn on a lawn chair during a storm as well as watching the weather reports on t.v. The weather effects everything that I love to do and how I make my living so I guess that it is a good thing that I like to keep up with it so much. I have installed a new Weather Station at my home and hope that it can enlighten me as well as some of the people who live in my area. I have some good friends who fly mo...


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TractorMan, Peeples Rd.
Kingsland, GA
Elevation: 34 ft
Temperature: 58.7 °F
Dew Point: 56.0 °F
Humidity: 91%
Wind: Calm
Wind Gust: 0.0 mph
Updated: 1:01 AM EDT on March 25, 2017
TractorMan, Peeples Rd.
Kingsland, GA
Elevation: 34 ft
Temperature: 58.7 °F
Dew Point: 56.0 °F
Humidity: 91%
Wind: Calm
Wind Gust: 0.0 mph
Updated: 1:01 AM EDT on March 25, 2017
TractorMan, Peeples Rd.
Kingsland, GA
Elevation: 34 ft
Temperature: 58.7 °F
Dew Point: 56.0 °F
Humidity: 91%
Wind: Calm
Wind Gust: 0.0 mph
Updated: 1:01 AM EDT on March 25, 2017

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