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Your Eclipse Forecast!
Published 8/19/2017 in Charlie's Weather Author Charlie Phillips
Can you believe that there are less than 48 hours to go until the Great American Eclipse of 2017? I get giddy just thinking about it. The weather is looking spectacular for nearly everyone - the coast will likely be shrouded in low clouds for the viewing, and there's still some uncertainty... read more ❯

Near Total Eclipse Blog: Details And Weather
Published 8/18/2017 in The Dalles Weather Blog Author Charlie Phillips
It's time for the big ECLIPSE BLOG. A few days ago I thought I had a ride up to a camping site near John Day, for the total eclipse. But those plans fell through. As of right now, my plan is to just enjoy the 99% eclipse from here in... read more ❯

Maryland Precipitation Records: Cities
Published 8/16/2017 in Maryland Climate and Weather Author Jeff
Maryland-Record-Precipitation - Cities Please click the "MARYLAND CLIMATE DATA" drop-down list at the upper right of this page for this and other historical data, then return here to click the link to access the data. Photo of Flood Damage in Ellicott City, MD - 7/30/2016 (Photo from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2016_Maryland_flood). read more ❯

Dry Streaks End Tonight!
Published 8/13/2017 in Charlie's Weather Author Charlie Phillips
GOES-16 Low-level Water Vapor showing a strong front coming into the Pacific Northwest.
FINALLY! After 56 days of no measurable precipitation for Seattle and 57 for Portland, both streaks will end tonight as a relatively strong front moves through the area. The front is associated... read more ❯

The Great American Eclipse of 2017
Published 8/10/2017 in Charlie's Weather Author Charlie Phillips
I was in 8th grade when I first learned about the Great American Eclipse. Mr. Pearsall, the science teacher at Washington Middle School, gave us a handout on the eclipse and told us not to miss it. 11 years later, I live 25 miles from the path of totality, and... read more ❯

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