Category Archives: Weather

Articles about the weather, often from a scientific or historical perspective, or within the context of home performance and weatherization.

Blizzard Of 2013: Part II

Today was the second day following the Blizzard of 2013, and despite the valiant efforts of many homeowners in our neighborhood at cleaning up pathways, it’s now starting to feel like we’re quite trapped in this predicament. While I’m confident … Continue reading

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Blizzard Of 2013: Part I

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Snow Screeding Fluffy Slabs

Today (Tuesday, December 4th, 2012) marks the 226th anniversary (1786) of one of the worst New England snowstorms of recorded history. Snow began falling heavily around midday, and was driven by a fierce nor’easter, which rapidly piled snowdrifts and caused … Continue reading

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