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“Mount Washington, New Hampshire: The Most Extreme Weather Observatory on Earth”

Today WunderBlog has an interesting story on Mount Washington, the highest weather observatory anywhere on Earth.  I’ve never been there but friends who have tell me that the winds and snow can be extreme.  Temperatures there have gone below zero every month except June, July, August and September.  You can…
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Stunning river basin map

If you like maps as much as I do, you will be excited to see this amazing map showing all of the river basins in the US in color.  The basin that stands out in the US as a whole is the Mississippi River basin in pink, which dominates much…
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“Pictures show hurricane’s unprecedented damage to North Carolina crops”

The Southeast Farm Press had an excellent slide show on damage to North Carolina farm fields caused by the flooding from Hurricane Matthew here.  Many fields were completely submerged, ruining soybeans and cotton as well as other crops.  These pictures were taken by Hyde County Extension Agent Andrea Gibbs. She credits…
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