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  1. Rocking and rolling now. Getting multiple gusts over 40. Some must be near 50. House is creaking.
  2. Wind is picking up here. Gusting over 30 at the moment. Up to about 3/4" of rain.
  3. I blame air conditioning for allowing more and more people to tolerate southern coastal climates. These areas have seen a huge increase in population since AC became prevalent.
  4. Not sure. My sister's BF took the photo. I think he at least had a polarizer on. You can't use the full solar filters during totality, there isn't enough light.
  5. From Watts Bar lake this afternoon. What an amazing experience. I can't really put it into words. I believe Mercury is visible in this image to the left. This was taken on a Nikon DSLR.
  6. What on earth is the reasoning for this? Why would they close off one of the best viewing areas in the country?
  7. I'm going to try to get to the top of the Cherohala Skyway. It's at 5400 ft, so heat won't be an issue, but cloud cover might be. There are several balds in the area that would make great vantage points.
  8. 39 this morning. Should be even cooler tomorrow morning.
  9. Just over 6" of rain this week, with 3.2" of that falling in the last 20 hours. Lots of roads closed now due to flooding. Haven't seen that around here in a while.
  10. 17 this morning. 2nd coldest temp I recorded all winter.
  11. Had flurries pretty much all day today. Didn't amount to much. Just a bit of white on top of my windshield wipers.
  12. Looks like we wound up with a little under an inch total. Can't complain too much about that after this warm winter.
  13. I've still got some snow left. I've got tiny ice crystals falling now. Something in between sleet and snow. 32 IMBY.
  14. And now I am seeing he first flakes of the day. Snow/sleet mix falling. Temp is 35 and dropping. Ugh. Back to all sleet. 34.