Archive for July, 2020

Episode #116: What Is An “Invest?”

July 29, 2020

You may have seen something novel during recent tropical seasons. Systems that are called “invests.” Is this something new? What is an invest and how does it differ from a tropical depression, tropical storm, or hurricane? Let’s have a look in today’s episode of WeatherJazz®. Also, there’s a new Mars rover preparing to launch. I’ll […]

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Episode #115: Good Old Fashion Summer

July 17, 2020

Much of the U.S.A. has experienced prolonged summery heat, including Ohio. FOX 8 morning meteorologist Scott Sabol joins me to discuss the dynamics behind this year’s summery pattern and what we might expect in August and September.

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Episode #114: Comet NEOWise

July 14, 2020

How did Comet NEOWise get its name? And how can you best view it in the coming week? That’s my topic on Episode #114. Here are two of the images I snapped along the Lake Erie shoreline last night. Feel free to click on each image for a bigger and more detailed view.

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Episode #113: 90 Degree Days

July 6, 2020

From the way things look, we will see a 5-day stretch of 90°F days this week. Let’s talk about 90 degree days in Cleveland along with some supporting lists below the audio player. (Since 2000) List of longest 90°F stretches (in days): 2000 0 2001 3 (Twice) 2002 4 (Twice) 2003 2 2004 1 2005 […]

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Episode #112: Summer In Tromsø, Norway

July 1, 2020

Tromsø is Norway’s 4th largest city and it is well inside of Earth’s Arctic Circle at almost 70° North latitude. That means Tromsø experiences perpetual sunshine during the summertime. In addition to being home to a research university, there is quite an influx of tourists since Tromsø is so accessible by auto, ship, or aircraft. […]

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