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Maryland to Pennsylvania Weather: 6/15/17

Today, I will linger in Ocean City, MD, for a bit before driving to Barclay, MD, and Millington, MD, and then across to Pittsburgh, PA. This morning has been mild, foggy, and still.  I did go for a very pleasant 3-ish … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania to Virginia Weather: 6/11/17

Yesterday, I spent the day driving around western PA, northern WV and a tiny bit into eastern OH.  Today, I will drive from Pittsburgh, PA, to Jersey, VA. This morning has been mild, sunny, and still. National Weather Service (NWS) … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #1

This week’s satellite image is from this morning over New Mexico.  While there are some clouds, I call your attention to the bands that run west to east through the eastern part of the state into Texas.  These are actually … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #53

This week’s satellite image is from a few days ago over the Mid-Atlantic Region.  This image shows clouds over the Appalachians.  At first glance, you may suspect a mountain-wave pattern, based on the periodic nature of these clouds and their proximity to … Continue reading

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La Plata Tornado

A few days ago was the anniversary of the 2002 La Plata, MD, tornado.  This was a big deal to me, as it was the beginnings of storm chasing.  I wasn’t there when it happened, but I had just started … Continue reading

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Vertical Stacking of a Mid-Latitude Cyclone

A few weeks back, the east coast got slammed by a massive winter storm. I wanted to display the North American Mesoscale (NAM) forecast model output for the dynamics and temperatures for this system as it approached the mid-Atlantic. Keep … Continue reading

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Maryland Weather: 7/30/15

It is a hot and humid day today in Barclay, MD. I walked around my grandfather’s garden, and it was quite warm and muggy already this morning. The visible satellite imagery shows mostly sunny skies across the state. There are … Continue reading

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