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  1. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Where I am (eastern Midwest), the weather is schizophrenic, I think. 3 days ago, it was 70+ degrees, and it's snowing right now. I'm planning on starting my own garden plot this year. When should I start preparing the plants and the area, since the weather is being so unpredictable?
  2. Oregon
    Want current up to date information about the real time hazards happening in and around Oregon displayed on your computer screen with great maps with searchable and customizable options? Then check out this new site from the Oregon Office of Emergency Management! From Oregon Office of Emergency...
  3. New Mexico
    I'm planning to visit some land in the northeast corner of Catron county sometime this spring or summer and I'm looking for some weather-related advice. Since the land is many miles off the paved road I'd like to maximize my chances that the roads are in good conditions. I'd like to visit in...
  4. General Discussion
    For stripping a roof. How's your weather. Here it's 50 degrees, breezy, and overcast. We're killing it.
  5. Manmade and Natural Disasters
    1,400 dead from heat wave?! http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2015/05/28/world/asia/ap-as-india-heat-wave.html?_r=0 *Most of the 1,412 heat-related deaths so far have occurred in Andhra Pradesh and neighboring Telangana, where temperatures have soared up to 47 degrees Celsius (117 degrees...
  6. Manmade and Natural Disasters
    http://www.community.fema.gov/connect.ti/readynpm/view?objectId=3239120 Fema presents 2015 Hurricane Preparedness Toolkit! Just in time for Hurricane Preparedness Week, May 24-30 National Hurricane Center's preparedness page http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/prepare/ "Get a plan. The most important...
  7. Manmade and Natural Disasters
    http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/mar/28/are-we-ready-for-the-next-big-volcanic-eruption-tambora-bill-mcguire 1 Laguna del Maule (Chile) Currently inflating at the astonishing rate of 25cm a year, above a growing body of magma just 5km beneath the surface. 2 Uturuncu (Bolivia) A 70km-wide...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hey all, I am in the process of buying my first home. I always kinda felt like I would be wasting my time with any kind of long term preps at a house I was renting, because of the " you never know " factor. Now I am excited to have my own house on my own property, and I would like to slowly make...
  9. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Sometime this or next month I will be headin up the coast (California) to Fort Bragg, Mendocino county for a few months. I will be staying in the woods (Russian Gulch I believe). Surprisingly, I havent stayed in Mendocino before but I've stayed in Humboldt and the weather one fall knocked my...
  10. General Discussion
    I've always lived in the south. I've lived in Florida (the part that should really be in Alabama) for the last several decades. Weather around here is always interesting. Winter is fun, both days of it. Spring and autumn don't seem to last very long. BUT, we sure make up for it with summer...
  11. Political News and Discussion
    Tin foil hats on everyone? Okay... Rumor has it that some type of surprise might happen in October to delay/stop/postpone the election. We've all heard of global warming, HA/Arp, Kem trails and all of that crazy stuff. Nonsense really... Now there is this mega hurricane/perfect storm which...
  12. Controversial News and Alternative Politics
    Hey everyone, There are only a few satellites out there which watch the sun for CME activity and just a few sites which will allow you recieve a warning of impending doom. Even the most violent CME from the sun will take hours or even days to travel and effect the Earth. Such CME's can...
  13. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    As I was looking at the local weather radar on my iPhone the other day, I wondered how I would track incoming weather after a collapse. So I started to do some searching here and on Google to understand my options. I was just wondering how/if people have prepared to do meteorology for a post...
  14. Urban Survival
    Video of my hand crank radio. http://youtu.be/64Rs4SjjY5M
  15. Manmade and Natural Disasters
    http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000025455 I was watching CNBC yesterday when they had an interesting discussion of the financial implications of weather disasters. Tell me what you think
  16. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    We just bought 12+ acres in TexArKana area with not a rolling hill on the place. One of the first things I'm going to do is bury a 40' shipping container. I've researched it thoroughly and seen a few videos of people doing it. I know about pouring and shoring, and how to keep it drained w/a...
  17. Manmade and Natural Disasters
    US tornadoes force shutdown of two nuclear reactors in Virginia http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/apr/18/us-tornadoes-shutdown-nuclear-reactors "...A US nuclear power company has disclosed that one of the tornadoes that hit the US at the weekend, killing at least 45 people and causing...
  18. Australia and New Zealand
    The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted damaging winds, very heavy rainfall, flash flooding and large hailstones.This from today 21/2/2011 for Qld. The weather is acting strange world wide in comparison to what we normally get. This could simply be a once every 100 years thing, but somehow I...
  19. British Isles and ROI
    Its gonna be a long few months if Autumn is minus 17C in places with snow everywhere and no end in sight. Sky is giving minus 20C with strong winds and heavier snow during the week and winter aint started yet. Snow showers usually get here in Feb once every 20 year to give a light dusting, now...
  20. Manmade and Natural Disasters
    I dont always have a computer around and wanted to take advantage of getting text/sms messages on my cell phone for emergency information in my area. This is what I have signed up for so far ... 1) ABC Breaking News. Text "NOW" to 898222 to receive Breaking News SMS alerts Link...
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