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5466Re: [wuhu_software_group] You think you are cold

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  • Karl Kingston
    Mar 7, 2007
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      On Tue, 6 Mar 2007, Jon G wrote:

      > John,
      >
      > The link to the instruments that Steve sent were from Mount Washington.
      > It's the tallest peak in the Northeast and home of the most severe
      > weather. There's an observatory and visitors center up there. It's a
      > harrowing drive up a steep road to the top (with no guard rails I might
      > add! ). The mountain is closed most of the year and only accessible via
      > snowcat during the winter. 100 MPH winds are brutal, but not uncommon
      > up there:

      How wide's that road? And how long of a drive to get up there?


      >
      > "During a wild April storm in 1934, a wind gust of 231 miles per hour
      > (372 kilometers per hour) pushed across the summit of Mount Washington.
      > This wind speed still stands as the all-time surface wind speed record."
      >
      > The Story of the World Record Wind:
      > http://www.mountwashington.org/about/visitor/recordwind.php
      >
      > If you're ever in New Hampshire (Northern Vermont, Southern Maine, or
      > even Boston), it's an extrodinary place to visit:
      > http://www.mountwashington.org/photos/
      >
      > Jon G.
      >
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: John Liss
      > To: 'wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com'
      > Sent: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 9:40 PM
      > Subject: RE: [wuhu_software_group] You think you are cold
      >
      >
      >
      > Garrr dang steve, You're going to wear out your wind gauge!
      > Sustained 80-100MPH is hitting it pretty hard.
      >
      > You should really get Davis and LaCross to donate since you have such severe weather for 'testing' *g*
      >
      > -John
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      > From: wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com [mailto:wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of steve_03222
      > Sent: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 5:02 AM
      > To: wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [wuhu_software_group] You think you are cold
      >
      >
      > Check this out:
      >
      > http://www.mountwashington.org/weather/conditions.php
      >
      > Should be setting March record lows for the next couple days.
      >
      > Steve
      >
      >
      >
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