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Jan 12, 2011
Snow in 49 States

I love factoids like this:
With the arrival of snow in New York and the unusually severe storm in the South – which dumped more than a foot of snow in …

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Jun 1, 2010
Where There’s Smoke …

Weird weather, as you may know by now, interests me (see 230 years (and one day) since the Dark Day and Two-thousand-and-Froze-to-Death?).
So when we woke up on Saturday in Portland, …

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May 20, 2010
230 years (and one day) since the Dark Day

How had I never heard of New England’s Dark Day until, well, yesterday?!
And I have a poem too! I know, I know, I only quote poetry about the apocalypse …

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Apr 21, 2010

Months that should be summer’s prime,
Sleet and snow and frost and rime.
Air so cold you see your breath,
Eighteen hundred and froze to death.
Oh that Freakonomics Blog at the New York …

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Feb 25, 2010
Early Maple

Apparently this warm spell in mid-February isn’t just confusing people, it’s also confusing maple trees; sap is running about a week and a half early.
Check out this article from the …

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Feb 24, 2010
No Snow

Is anyone else getting concerned? Last week we were supposed to have 8 inches of snow … then we got a dusting.
Last night we were supposed to …

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