September 04, 2019

A Note to Our Canadian Readers

 Those of you in Newfoundland and the Maritimes are probably looking at the wind speeds of a category 1 or 2 Hurricane and thinking "we get Nor'easters as bad as a that, no big deal!"

Well these are much different sorts of cyclones. They are wetter, dropping insane amounts of rain when they hit land, and they have significantly more storm surge than a North Atlantic storm of comparable wind speed. This thing looks like it will be Category 1 or 2 when it hits Canada. If so, it will surprise you.
Please. Take it seriously. If Dorian follows this track, it is going to be a bad time in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland early next week. 

On a personal note. A hurricane eye is slated to pass right over my parents house again for the second time in 10 months. They'd JUST finished repairs on the barn.

Good LORD!

Posted by: The Brickmuppet at 10:23 AM | Comments (1) | Add Comment
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1 " eye is slated to pass right over my parents house again"
Ugh.  Hope it doesn't damage them.  Alternatively it might be time to move into a cave.

Posted by: Rick C at Wed Sep 4 19:33:47 2019 (Iwkd4)

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