Video: Driving in Monday's Thunderstorm
On Wednesday evening while driving my son to Karate, I drove through a thunderstorm in North Haven and took the following video. A nice rainbow could be seen in this video as well. No that...
Rainfall Totals Across Connecticut
Remnants of Tropical Storm Andrea gave Connecticut quite a drenching! At my station in North Haven, I recorded 3.80" of rain. Below is a list courtesy of the National Weather Service....
Live Feed of Oklahoma Tornado 5/31/13
Mile wide tornado on the ground near El Rino Oklahoma. Video courtesy news9.com
Open House Saturday at Blue Hills Observatory
On Saturday June 1st, there will be an open house at the Blue Hills Observatory and Science Center. Blue Hills is the oldest continuously operated weather observatory in the United States and is...
Amazing Video of Moore, OK Tornado
Check out this amazing video taken by Charles Cook in Oklahoma of the Moore tornado. This tornado was rated an EF-5 on the enhanced Fujita scale!
Historic Earthquake on this Day in 1791
The largest Earthquake in Connecticut’s history happened on this day way back in 1791. The earthquake occurred near Moodus in the East Haddam region. The Indians referred to this area as the...
First 80 Degree Day in North Haven
May 10th marks the first day of 2013 where the temperature surpassed the 80 degree mark in North Haven. We came close on April 9th when it hit 79°, but 80 wouldn’t come until mid-May this...
Global Warming Causes More Wildfires?
Wildfires are at a 10 year low this year. Wait a second, I thought global warming was going to cause a rise in wildfires? This Federal report claimed that twice as many wildfires were likely...
Cicadas Set to Invade Connecticut
When the temperature of the ground reaches 64°, billions of cicada bugs will awaken from their 17 year slumber. Here is a video from Illinois of cicadas engulfing a tree:
April Summary from North Haven
April was a very mild and dry month in North Haven. We had 6 straight days of 60+ temperatures to end the month. We missed hitting 80° by 1 degree during a brief warm-up on April 9th. 21...