Daily Archives: August 24, 2010

Tropics Coming Alive

Last week I discussed several indicators that pointed to the likely development of several systems across the Tropical Atlantic this week.  Just as the models were predicting, a very strong disturbance over Africa a week ago developed into Hurricane Danielle yesterday.   To the east of Danielle just south of the Cape Verde Islands is a […]

Summer and Household Insects

I’ll be the first to admit just thinking about insects makes my skin crawl (my arms are literally itching while I write this). I’m not a fan of finding or disposing of them, especially spiders, cockroaches and centipedes (okay, especially centipedes­­­–those things creep me out). Let’s just say I had my fair share of experience […]