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A tropical wave in the Western Caribbean was designated Invest 99L by the National Hurricane Center on Friday night, and is headed west-northwest at about 15 mph. Although conditions are favorable for development, 99L will likely not have enough time to develop before crossing Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula on Sunday. Conditions will be even more favorable for development on Monday when the wave will emerge in the Gulf of Mexico's Bay of Campeche.
An article published in the science journal PLOS ONE on August 27th by scientists from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography has finally put to rest the mystery of the ‘sliding’ rocks of Racetrack Playa in Death Valley.
A couple days ago,, we had what was, INVEST 97L moving into the far eastern CARIB, along with a relatively small T.W. moving westward along the northern coast of South Americ...
"Wait, isn't the show Weather Geeks on The Weather Channel? Yet, you asked the Director of the National Weather Service, Dr. Louis Uccellini, about his feelings on Naming Winter Storms?" We sure did. ...
Hurricane Andrew hit suburban Miami 22 years ago this morning. I can't let the day go by without recognizing some of the many amazing and skilled people who were helped me get through it.
I can’t help but think of the carnivores finding the easy pickings of the herds collected around the drying water holes at what would become the Agate Fossil Beds. Then, from that, we don’t have to be beardogs. We humans are unique because of our ability to remember, to reason, to develop and to accumulate knowledge; we have the ability to make decisions that influence the future of our environment.
Seasonable weather will continue and finish off the climatological summer.
Portlight is constantly planning and preparing for the response we will mount when disaster strikes. This season, we hope to deploy a new disaster shelter trailer, which will help us assist shelter operators in making their facilities fully accessible to people with all types of disabilities.
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