Category: Weather

Tornados? Snow? Hot? Cold?

Weather Underground’s unfortunate graphic mishap.

Weather Underground is terminating their weather text alerts and sent out a nice email letting people know. The email included this graphic. Unfortunately, the cactuses in the picture look a bit more like the sun is giving me the middle finger. Especially the one on the right. I’m sure they didn’t intend for this to...


Reminder: Tornadoes are unpredictable killers.

Every spring, severe weather creates havoc across the country, and every spring there are amazing videos and photos. Now-a-days, there are pictures and videos of storms everywhere. This is partially because people have smartphones on them at all times so capturing a storm and sharing it online is easy. The thing people forget is that the cool...


Light Cloud

It’s just a fancy round light from Ikea with a bunch of cotton stuck to it. If you choose to make one of these, make sure to use an energy-efficient light bulb though as you don’t want to burn the place down.


Beautiful Sunset

I may have tweaked the colors a little, but overall, the sunsets are pretty amazing when different colors light up the sky.


Snow Storm Just Missed Us

One heck of a spring snow storm is moving through Minnesota and the snow cut-off line is just crazy. When I left work I had to clean the snow off my car, the roads weren’t great, and the visibility was low. By the time I got home there was no snow. Just five miles to...


Lily’s playhouse was not a fan of the storms last night.

In the height of the storms, I turned on the backyard lights to find a pretty sizable branch in our back yard from the neighbors tree. Our playhouse looked a little scared. When I looked again this morning, I noticed there two branches (0ne out of the photo) which missed the fence and the playhouse. Luckily this appears to...