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Are they really the worst places to own a home? ~Ezra Boyd, Ph.D.

The Weather Channel made waves recently when it published the results of a in-house study that they called  “The Worst Places to Own a Home.”  Following a “detailed analysis… of both historical and risk-related weather, climate and natural disaster data,” the study authors derived what they call “a list of the 50 worst counties in…


Hurricane Preparedness Week, U.S. forecasters to predict slow hurricane season

As reported by AP in New Orleans Advocate: Federal forecasters are expected to predict a slower than usual hurricane season this year. In New Orleans, the city was exceptionally ready for Issac. I stocked up, bought a 5500 watt generator and hunkered down. As for evacuating before the next big one, we’ll have to see. ~Bruce…


Tornadoes Strike Central, Southern US, Killing 17. More Heavy Weather on the way ~NWS

Parts of the South and Midwest could be in for more severe weather Monday, a day after suspected tornadoes killed at least 18 people in three states, including 10 who died in one devastated Arkansas county. NWS Updates. VILONIA, Ark. (AP) – Three years after a tornado devastated the Little Rock suburb of Vilonia, its…