Monthly Archives: May 2014

Flooding rainfall – May 15-16, 2014 – Central Maryland

Well we had another spring deluge here in my Bennington neighborhood in NW Gaithersburg/central Maryland and the surrounding metro area starting late on Thursday, May 15 and extending through mid-morning of Friday, May 16. Flood watches turned to flood warnings … Continue reading

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APRIL 2014 – WEATHER SUMMARY – GAITHERSBURG 2 WNW MARYLAND – by Kevin Shaw, Observer

APRIL 2014 – GAITHERSBURG 2 WNW MARYLAND BRIEF SUMMARY STATISTICS FOR THE NJWO BLOG by Kevin Shaw, Observer in charge Average high temperature 65.7° (- 0.5°) Average low temperature 43.1° (+ 1.4°) Mean temperature 54.4° (+ 0.4°) Precipitation 7.66″ (+4.00″) … Continue reading

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NCEP 1979 Presidents’ Day Snowstorm Colloquium May 28, 2014 (Wednesday) & Save Sunday July 27 for the KOKX NWS Open House – NYC/LI AMS Mtg

Subject: NCEP 1979 Presidents’ Day Snowstorm Colloquium The colloquium commemorating the 1979 Presidents’ Day snowstorm, hosted by the NWS National Centers for Environmental Prediction, will be held Wednesday, May 28. Dear Colleagues, This past February was the 35th anniversary of … Continue reading

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Stewartsville April 2014 Summary

Month certainly ended on a wet note! Stewartsville Monthly Weather Observation Summary Apr-14 DAY MAX MIN MEAN PRECIP SNOW SOG COMMENTS 1 61.0 31.0 46.0 0.00       2 58.0 39.0 48.5 0.06       3 65.0 42.0 … Continue reading

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Upcoming Astronomy Events of Note

Potential meteor outburst forecast in late May: http://www.universetoday.com/111474/may-meteor-storm-alert-all-eyes-on-the-sky/ Total Eclipse of the Sun that will sweep across the Contiguous US in August 2017: http://www.eclipse2017.org/ Courtesy of Joe Rao NYC/LI AMS

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