You may have noticed that Friday & Saturday have been earmarked as “Weather Alert Days” on StormTracker 13 weather forecasts. Weather Alert Days are a new way for us at News 13 to get the message out that weather bad enough to impact the lives of our viewers. A Weather Alert Day will be issued when bad weather is in the forecast. In the case of Friday and Saturday the bad weather will be heavy rain and the potential for significant flooding. Other weather events bad enough for the “Weather Alert Day” tag will be severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, tropical storms…
It is like judging teams of thirty 2nd graders to predict which ones will win a tug-of-war.
I woke up this morning to okra stalks flopped over in the garden.
Sweet potatoes take a LONG time to grow.
The ocean temperature dropped by just one degree… but it was a big one degree.
This summer’s two experimental plants were Ground Cherries and Burr Gherkins. One was a great success, the other a flop.
Today, September 10th, marks the peak of hurricane season. In terms of historical number of hurricanes and tropical storms, we are at the ha…
The June/July/August period was one of the hottest on record in Florence
We are in a drought, generally speaking, here in South Carolina. Much of the state is what’s considered a “severe” drought, which is the 3rd…
As a follow-up to yesterday’s blog, I harvested basil today.
You may have seen posts on social media yesterday proclaiming “it’s meteorological fall!” and thought to yourself, “what? Fall happens later…
In the winter, my “herb garden” becomes my “lettuce garden”.
As we enter fall I start to get excited for one of my newer hobbies… wine making!
Tropical Storm Erika remains a disorganized storm in the Caribbean right now, and the immediate future for the storm is bleak.
After a very successful first year of beekeeping, I have had a tough second year.