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  • Why do some temperature records endure?

     
    FR0M TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:The human brain is wired to seek patterns in its environment. From babyhood we look for faces, and see them everywhere – in clouds, wallpaper, even rock profiles. I see and wonder about patterns in weather statistics....
  • EPA scolded on greenhouse gas report review process

     
    We concluded that the technical support document that accompanied EPA’s endangerment finding is a highly influential scientific assessment and thus required a more rigorous EPA peer review than occurred. EPA did not certify whether it complied...
  • It takes two storms for a record soaking

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Continuing today with more wet-weather statistics from the National Weather Service in Sterling, Va. Science Officer Steve Zubrick points out that it was Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee that made Aug. 13-Sept. 11...
  • NWS forecasts may be just a starting point

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Dotti Fielder, in Catonsville, asks: “Why is it that forecasts on TV, The Baltimore Sun, online, etc. at any given time or day give different highs/lows, percent of precipitation expected. Don’t all forecasters...
  • Second-coldest start to October here since 1899

     
    Darn right it's cold. Steve Zubrick, science officer at the National Weather Service regional forecast office in Sterling, Va. says this has been the second-coldest two-day start to an October in Baltimore in 112 years.Steve said the two-day average...
  • Dense fog advisory issued; motorists urged to drive safely

     
    A dense-fog advisory has been issued for Los Angeles County coastal cities from Malibu to Long Beach....
  • Severe weather threat later today

     
    Forecasters have dialed back their predictions for rain totals from the twin lows that will be affecting Central Maryland Wednesday. But there remains some threat of severe weather for some locations later in the day. Moderate coastal flooding may also...
  • Safety tips for winter driving in warm-weather states

     
    Edmunds.com offers winter driving tips for sun belt drivers....
  • Climate skeptic admits he was wrong to doubt global-warming data

     
    The paper, made available today, amounts to the second time that Muller et al have had to back away from a key plank of climate skeptics' argument that Earth is simply going on along its natural temperature path, and that man-made pollutants are not...
  • Thursday forecast: Morning fog advisory

     
    The National Weather Service is calling for Friday to be mostly cloudy in the Baltimore area, with a high near 56 and light winds becoming northwesterly of 12 to 15 miles per hour. The chance of precipitation is 20 percent.......
  • JPL's Satellite Insight may be the nerdiest game ever

     
    The Jet Propulsion Laboratory presents Satellite Insight, possibly the nerdiest game ever....