Category Archives: Commentary

Weather Photo Emails #4

Every so often, I receive an email message from a friend, family member or coworker with various weather photos attached.   The photos are always neat to see and I am happy that these folks think of me when they … Continue reading

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Skywarn Training

Yesterday, I got Skywarn trained, again.  I went to a training class a few weeks ago, but another one was offered in conjunction with the Duke City Hamfest, so I attended it as well. I always enjoy these.  I have … Continue reading

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Weather Photo Emails #3

Every so often, I receive an email message from a friend, family member or coworker with various weather photos attached.   The photos are always neat to see and I am happy that these folks think of me when they … Continue reading

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Weather Photo Emails #2

Every so often, I receive an email message from a friend, family member or coworker with various weather photos attached.   The photos are always neat to see and I am happy that these folks think of me when they … Continue reading

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Weather Photo Emails #1

Every so often, I receive an email message from a friend, family member or coworker with various weather photos attached.   The photos are always neat to see and I am happy that these folks think of me when they … Continue reading

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Stirling Colgate Papers

I read several Stirling Colgate papers about tornadoes.  Stirling Colgate was a scientist that studies all manner of physics problems from the 1950’s into the 2000’s.  He is probably better known for his astrophysics work, but he also researched tornadoes, … Continue reading

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NWS Newsletter – Sterling, VA

Once a quarter, the Sterling, VA, office of the National Weather Service (NWS) publishes and distributes a newsletter to all of its local Skywarn Spotters.  It is a really neat idea.  My father always sends me an electronic copy, and … Continue reading

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