I've many passions but two of them are reading & camping, so naturally my camper's name is Parnassus for Christopher Morely's "Parnassus on Wheels".
By: PeaceRiverBP, 5:28 AM GMT on January 01, 2015
It appears that all good things must come to an end: on May 4th, 2015 Classic Wunderground will be closed down. I realize that The Powers That Be have every right to make this decision, but Classic WU has been my go-to weather site for 15+ years and although I've tried to like the NU WU, I just don't due to the muted color scheme that is very hard on my eyes and the lack of some of the key Classic features that I used every day. So, after May 4th, my...
Updated: 10:25 PM GMT on April 17, 2015
By: PeaceRiverBP, 7:59 PM GMT on August 07, 2014
Hello, fellow WUBAs;
I wish I was addressing you all on a happier topic: our longtime WU friend, Damon, is in hospice and he needs our support, love and prayers. Cards may be sent to him at:
206 Clairmar Circle
Davenport, FL 33837
I know this has come as a surprise to many of Damon's WU friends- as always, he is thinking of others; he didn't wish to burden or worry his friends with the ups and downs of his illn...
Updated: 2:34 AM GMT on November 12, 2014
By: PeaceRiverBP, 2:06 AM GMT on September 07, 2013
Ta-da! A NEW blog! Finally! The old blog was getting pretty stale and I'd been waiting for the right time to introduce my new theme: "Adventures with Parnassus!"
After months of waiting, this past week Parnassus and I at last escaped the clutches of my daily routine for our first excursion to a local state park. The weather wasn't perfect; in fact, although we had set up our campsite basking in the happy warmth of bright sunshine, by early...
Updated: 12:40 AM GMT on April 19, 2014
By: PeaceRiverBP, 8:32 PM GMT on November 16, 2012
I just realized that today is my ten year anniversary with Weather Underground.
Thank you to all who have made this place so special to me!
For those who have been asking for pictures of my new loft apartment:
View from my desk on a gray day.
Yes, that's a real porthole over the bathroom sink!
Updated: 1:44 AM GMT on June 12, 2013
By: PeaceRiverBP, 12:10 PM GMT on October 01, 2012
Here is my view from January - September 2012:January 1st, 2012, approximately 8am. 39 degreesJanuary 15th, 9am, 14 degreesFebruary 1st,7am, 42 degreesFebruary 15th, 8am, 40 degreesMarch 1st, 8am, 38 degreesMarch 15th, 8:30am, 39 degreesApril 1st, 2012 8:15 am, 35 degreesApril 15th, 9:30am, 60 degreesMay 1st, 7:30am, 46 degreesMay 15th, 8am, 57 degreesJune 1st, 9am, 63 degreesJune 15th, 7:30am, 61 degreesJuly 1st, 8am, 74 degreesJuly 15th, 5:30am, 68 degreesAugust ...
Updated: 12:12 PM GMT on October 28, 2012
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