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  • Watching rain chances

    April 17, 2014

    The only hiccup in the extended forecast is this afternoon into Friday Afternoon as a developing Gulf Low needs to be monitored for increasing rain chances.

    Summary: A sneaky weather pattern is on hand for the next two days before forecast details become much clearer.
    A cold front will approach... more »

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  • Pat Shingleton: "Coloring Raw Eggs..."

    April 18, 2014

    Easter egg hunts in the northeast often include a few snow drifts. Our brother, Mike, resides in Rye Beach N.H., loves Easter egg hunts and is a whacky guy. As kids, he'd hoard his Halloween candy inside a heat duct never learning that the coal furnace melted his stash as... more »
  • STUDY: Shifting landscapes trigger tornado touchdowns

    April 17, 2014

    Researchers from Purdue University say it is time to examine land areas that transition from rough to smooth, wet to dry and sloped to flat. They believe regions of changing landscape could be the focal point for tornado touchdowns. After examining National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center tornado data... more »

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