Not only are the Giant Sequoia trees in California really big, they also live very long lives. The National Park Service says, “The largest of the sequoias are as tall as an average 26-story building, and their diameters at the base exceed the width of many city streets.” The lifespan of a Giant Sequoia can cover thousands of years – with some trees living to around 3,000. Over such a span of time, one can imagine that these wonders of nature have weathered many different environmental conditions. The current drought in California, now in its 4th year, is beginning to…
The next couple of nights will clear enough for you to be able to see the Draconid meteor showers. These meteor showers are sometimes … More »
We have a nice opportunity to spot the space station traveling above us tonight. It will appear at 8:05 pm and travel from the southwestern sky to the east/northeast.
Parts of the Southeast are dealing with FEET of rainfall.
There’s an area of high pressure moving toward us, which is helping change our weather.
At an area of high pressure, air is moving … More »
Days like we saw on Saturday are not typical for early October. In fact, we tied a record!
Technically speaking, the definition of “Indian summer” is a stretch of at least seven days where temperatures are above 70º. This must happen after … More »
A chilly day perfect for chili!
The Notre Dame football game at Clemson Saturday will kick-off as scheduled at 8 PM Eastern. Now that Hurricane Joaquin has moved through the … More »
This message is being sent out to folks who live on the east coast today but it is also something you should consider. We’ve … More »
You will probably want to pack a blanket this week if you’re going to a high school football game. Temperatures will start in the … More »
More clouds and even some tropical moisture to move in over the weekend.