Monthly Archives: January 2019

Wed. Jan. 23, 2019 – raining

Raining and COLD if the station can be believed. 0.75 inch since midnight, and 39F. Anywhere else I’d be worried about the temp dropping and getting freezing rain. I think I’m going to huddle inside today. No reason to go … Continue reading

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Tues. Jan. 22, 2019 – volunteer day

Cool and wet, almost certainly. Posting early as today is the day I volunteer at the kids’ school. Science enrichment for the 4th grade. So I’ll be scrambling to get myself ready as well as everyone else. Once again progressive … Continue reading

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Mon. Jan. 21, 2019 – MLK Jr. Day

36F, clear and sunny. Cold last night, Cold today. Maybe thinking about the garden was a BIT premature. MLK Jr was, like the other ‘great’ politicians of his time, certainly a flawed man. What we think we know about anyone … Continue reading

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Sun. Jan. 20, 2019 – unhappy anniversary

Today is the one year anniversary of the death of Robert Bruce Thompson. No matter your beliefs or lifestyle, no matter your preps, death comes for all of us in the end. Hold your loved ones. Do the thing you’ve … Continue reading

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Sat. Jan. 19, 2019 – another day filled with activities

50F and windy as Kansas…. Lots of stuff to do this am, wife taking one child, me the other. Gah. Not even fun stuff. Better get moving. n

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Fri. Jan. 18, 2019 – another week gone by

58F and wet, again. You’d think it was winter or something. Yesterday afternoon opened up and was just gorgeous. The forecast was revised warmer too, not even a frost. We’ll see if that changes again. The game of chicken continues … Continue reading

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Thur. Jan. 17, 2019 – I’m beginning to suspect brain damage, not malice

52F and damp, after misty drizzle upgraded to drizzle in the evening yesterday. Weather like this HURTS for us older folks, with some accumulated injuries. Youth is wasted on the young. I see headlines like these, and I’m beginning to … Continue reading

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Wed. Jan. 16, 2019 – meatspace baby!

53F and 88%RH, which sounds about right… yesterday was overcast and grey for most of the day, with the occasional light spatter of drops. Nothing you could call rain, but it threatened all day. I was finally able to attend … Continue reading

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Tues. Jan. 15, 2019 – something going on…

46F and 83%RH. My hands are stiff as paddles which usually means a big change in barometric pressure. I can’t see that part of my weather station from my desk though. Amazon is having issues. Maybe it’s distractedness, or maybe … Continue reading

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Mon. Jan. 14, 2019 – um, the end is nigh?

38F, and slightly less than saturated. Yesterday was clear, sunny, and cool. I certainly hope it warms up today. I’ve got a ton of work to do before the end of the world. About that. I haven’t repeated it because … Continue reading

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