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About Wannabehippie

  • Birthday 11/18/1969

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    Astoria, NY
  1. Let's Talk About SSW's as We Watch One Unfold

    Will it be an east based or west based -NAO?
  2. Let's Talk About SSW's as We Watch One Unfold

    Looks like this is the case. Indexes are holding steady in keeping cold air away from the US east coast (except for some quick shots). Storms will likely go to west of the big cities, giving them rain. I would love to hear Dr. Judah Cohen's latest thoughts though.
  3. Jan 29/30 storm threat

    That 1.2" seems about right, as it is what I got in Astoria near LGA. Mainly on grassy surfaces/cars though, as streets, sidewalks were just wet.
  4. 1/4 Mega Bomb obs.

    I am glad I moved my car to the left side a few days ago.
  5. Jan 4th 2018 Fish Bomb

    They won't hoist it until it is actually happening, as per new guidelines they put out this year.
  6. Question When a TV "meteorologist" has no meteorological background, where to do they get their forecasts from?
  7. 12/15 -16 /17 Sneaky Coastal

    Joe C is a regular on Fios, plus he does twice daily streams (once on you tube once on FB) about the weather. More when we have big events (like all the hurricanes this year). Answers questions from people watching the stream. He is often joined by Joe Rao on the FB stream.
  8. Hurricane Ophelia

    2005 though didn't have 10 storms in a row make it to hurricane strength.
  9. Hurricane Ophelia

    TS Ophelia has formed, way out in the Atlantic, SW of the Azores.
  10. Nate

    You don't need a well organized tropical system to cause flooding. Even a tropical depression can do that.
  11. Major Hurricane Irma- STORM MODE

    Power flickering here in Boynton beach at my parents place. Otherwise so far so good
  12. Major Hurricane Irma- STORM MODE

    Looks like there is still a double eye/wind max
  13. Major Hurricane Irma

    Anyone have a link to the hurricane hunter live updates?
  14. Major Hurricane Irma

    Is it possible there is an upper limit to how powerful a hurricane can get where it is at? Maybe Irma has hit that limit.
  15. Major Hurricane Irma

    Does anyone have a link to the latest Irma stats? ie eye wall size, max winds, etc/ thanks