How not to measure temperature, part 75

Like tornados and trailer parks, USHCN temperature sensors and barbecues seem to have mutual attraction. This is the official NOAA USHCN climate station of record in Fairbury Nebraska. Click for a larger image Photo taken by surfacestations.org volunteer Eric Gamberg Here is the station temperature plot from GISS. Care to guess when the station was…

Weather Channel axes staff

If you’re working for the Weather Channel, look out for the falling ax. Kristi Swartz at the Atlanta Journal Constitution reports: Weather Channel lays off staff The Weather Channel, which NBC Universal bought in September, has laid off some of its staff. It is unclear how many people were cut or whether they are receiving…

NOAA’s U.S. Winter Outlook Calls for “Variability”

I don’t know about you but I’m relieved that the weather won’t be “static”. – Anthony Contact:          Carmeyia Gillis                       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 301-763-8000, ext 7163          Nov. 20, 2008                                                                       NOAA’s U.S. Winter Outlook Calls for Variability In announcing the 2008-2009 U.S. Winter Outlook for meteorological winter from December through February, forecasters at the NOAA…