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Tropical storm scales

I confused everyone, including myself, in the last post because although I have a good handle on the definitional issues for tropical storms in the South Pacific I did not have as good of a handle on the definition of typhoons as I thought I did. That plus some sloppy editing on my part made [...]

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Weather Talk

So as I mentioned before, Matt had been working on patching a ton of places on the roof of the boat in hopes of getting a handle on the leaks that we have.  He has been applying a primer, layer after layer for about two weeks now.  Then sanding edges and in the next few [...]

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Fogs in Still Air

The fog began with sunny warm days and clear nights, in this case with a lovely moon.  A large area of consistently high pressure arrived which your weather textbook and wall barometer will claim means fair weather.  However what it really means is little pressure slope with virtually no wind and no frontal storms.  Just [...]

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