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  •  Can you survive a blizzard while in your car?
    Can you survive a blizzard while in your car?
    The March 4th winter storm in Kentucky dumped as many as 20 inches of snow on interstate highways I-65 and I-24. This winter storm and the resulting vehicular accidents stranded hundreds of motorists for as long as 12 hours, and many had to be...
  • Another "meteorological bomb" for New England
    Winter weather onslaught continues
    If you live anywhere from the northern Plains to the mid-Atlantic and Northeast, there is absolutely no love in this Valentine’s Day forecast. More brutal cold, continued bitter wind chills (combined effect of the removal of body heat by air...
  • Upper level winds (Feb. 14, 2015)
    More chilly weather set for southwest Florida
    It hasn’t been awfully cold in southwest Florida so far this winter. Frosts and freezes have basically been non-existent. However, it has been chilly. Other than a very warm period at the start of 2015, and then a mostly above average month...
  • Get out of the cold with an open mic, CD release party, the Revelers (pictured) and much more!
    Get out of the cold with Revelers, open mic, the Lied To's & more at Club Passim
    Groundhog Day takes off with a wild quintet and continues the week with a late bloomer, an adventurer, an open mic and a few revelers to get audiences through this endless snow at Club Passim! One group may also reveal the truth about love.Become...
  • Another Perfect Storm by Another Perfect Storm
    Powerful, captivating rock music from Ben Draiman: 'Another Perfect Storm'
    To many, the term 'lightning strikes twice' refers to a series of misfortune or bad luck. But when it is interpreted as something being absolutely righttwo times in a row, music listeners' minds tend to wander to the typically massive...
  • GOES water vapor image early on Jan. 27, 2015
    An almost perfect winter storm forecast
    The following is a “weathertorial” concerning the, northeast “blizzard of Jan. 26-28, 2015.” Rather than jumping to conclusions, as many have done, I took some time to research the information and look at data in some new...
  • Approaching Storm
    Help backyard birds survive a storm
    Whether it is a blizzard, hurricane, thunderstorm, sleet rain, gale winds or other type of severe weather, storms can be devastating to birds by destroying nesting sites, spoiling food and disrupting shelter. When the forecast indicates poor...
  • Residents in New York begin to see snow fall.
    Preparation for historic storm to hit northeastern areas of US underway
    Eugene is receiving weather that is spring-like while the northeast is preparing for what could be a historic snowstorm.Millions of people in the northeast region are getting ready to be under some snow. Travel bans have been issued in some states...
  • Five-day precipitation forecast (through Jan. 30, 2015)
    Mid-Atlantic to New England snowstorminess
    The explosive development of an east coast low (Fig. 1) yesterday (also known as a “meteorological bomb”), resulted in heavy snow across parts of New England and the mid-Atlantic. Considering the storm spanned two days, there were...
  • WPC 1/24/15
    Major snow threat for the upcoming week
    After a brush with slush, Saturday saw a minor winter event with morning snow and afternoon drizzle. One last batch of snow in the evening signaled the storm's departure. After a short quiet period on Sunday, another storm looms for Long...
  • Movies about ‘Marvel’ superheroines are overdue
    Movies about ‘Marvel’ superheroines are overdue
    In July 2014, Thor the god of thunder became Thor the goddess of thunder. Anyone who spent their youth reading “Marvel” comic books underwent a major paradigm shift. Was this a ploy to draw in female moviegoers? Most comic book lovers...
  • Texas Department of Public Safety issues cold weather health precautions
    Texas Department of Public Safety issues cold weather health precautions
    With much of Texas expected to experience freezing temperatures, chilling winds, ice storms and snow, the Texas Department of Public Safety urges citizens to take extra precautions to prevent serious health problems including frostbite and...
  • Fixing America - calming the storm of lust
    Fixing America - calming the storm of lust
    Jethro advised Moses that national leaders ought to hate covetousness (Exodus 18:21). Samuel warned Israel about government excess spending and high taxes (1 Samuel 8:10-18). Modern governments have far exceeded the ten percent tax which he...
  • Thunderstorm
    How to be strengthened in the midst of a storm
    David's own men held him responsible for the tragic raid on Ziklag by the Amalekites. They had burned Ziklag and taken captive all the women and children. When David and his men returned to Ziklag and discovered what had happened, they wept...
  • Flying an unmanned aerial vehicles UAV
    Using drones to investigate climate change
    The convergence of unmanned aerial vehicles applications (popularly called drones) in consumer and commercial markets is already here. Leaving behind military and defense utilizations, drones have been gradually penetrating into our lives and send...