Check out how the icicle is bent because the Vermont Weather Stick mounted on the back of the house is rising, showing that the weather is improving. Meteorological Spring begins on Thursday, March 1. I didn’t really notice the Davis Weather station in the reflection until I had shot several frames. That machine says it is still […]
This morning, I finished the installation of a wireless personal weather station at my house. I ordered the Davis Instruments Vantage Pro2 Plus Wireless station from Ambient Weather. The package that I chose included a WIFI router from Hautespot Networks and it connects wirelessly to my home network and sends data from the weather console […]
We finally got packed up and moved out of AL last week. This pic was shot from the front porch at my in-law’s house one day when we weren’t packing. 98 degrees!!
As published in the newspaper this morning, Rochester, NY has seen 39.9 inches of snow in February, 20 inches higher than the month’s norm of 19.4 inches. 74.9 inches of snow have fallen on the Rochester area so far this season which is within a half-inch of the normal to-date totals. The snow derby compares […]
Ice Man, (Photo by BillBlevins) One lens at a time, I’m rebuilding my camera bag! Here is a shot with my 70-200 f/2.8 that just arrived. I also noticed that the Flickr to Blogger Beta crops the images, so you’ll have to pop over to my photo gallery to see the full frame.
RC Laser sailing in AL I checked my RC Laser on my Delta flight last Friday night and sailed it for the past 3 days on Lay Lake in Alabama. Winds on Saturday were very light, giving me a first chance to get the hang of all of the controls and rigging on the boat. […]
Are you serious?, originally uploaded by sailorbill. No, I’m not going to write about every snowflake, but last night was our first measurable snow. In the Village of Fairport, NY we received about 4 inches and they are calling for 2-4 more. Lake effect snow, “they” say.