I get excited for a good snowstorm. I will be watching this next storm system rapidly strengthen when it hits the East Coast… pumping lots of moisture into the cold air we have been experiencing lately. For us, it will be rain, but the big East Coast cities from Virginia northward are bracing for a potentially big winter storm. It is still fun to watch how this forecast develops, even though I know we will miss out this time. I am asked almost every day from October until March if there is snow in the forecast. Sadly, the answer is “no” most…
My 2016 seeds arrived!
Hurricane Alex has formed in the Atlantic, making it the first named Atlantic tropical system of 2016.
There have only been 5 named Atlantic tropical storms in the month of January since 1900. We may soon see #6.
Cold frame lettuce versus garden lettuce.
Temperatures are warming up and will last for quite some time.
Today marked the 5th day in a row with temperatures in the 70s, and we have two more to go before the late week cool down. So far this month…
Sorry, we probably are not going to have snow on Christmas this year.
The 2015 Hurricane Season is in the books!
Tonight marks the end of the growing season for much of the eastern Carolinas.
A couple weeks ago I blogged about the record amounts of rain we saw in the eastern Carolinas in October. Most of that was due to the flood …
A strong cold front will move through, some cold see “freezing” temperatures.
It has taken some time, but the garden is back!
October ended slightly warmer than normal, and much, much wetter than normal. The rain at the beginning of the month set records, and cleanu…
My gardens were swamped twice in the past week.