Reflections on Sandy's Impact

Posted: October 31, 2012, 1:12 pm by mikem
Manasquan, NJ. Photo by Andrew Mills/The Star-Ledger.


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GOES-13 "Goes" Dark

Posted: September 25, 2012, 1:29 pm by mikem

Image above courtesy of the College of Dupage. 

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Remembering the April 2011 Outbreak

Posted: April 27, 2012, 6:02 pm by mikem

One year ago today, one of the most widespread and deadly tornado outbreaks on record was ravaging southern and eastern portions of the U.S. Though there were several rounds of severe/tornadic t-storms over the span of April 25th – 28th,, 2011 (including 358 confirmed tornadoes across 21 states), the most violent and deadly portion was occurring on the afternoon and evening of April 27th. A record 208 tornadoes touched down in this 24 hour period, but what made this super outbreak unique was the considerable amount of strong, long-tracked tornadoes. 

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