April 6, 2009
OK, so it’s a sunny, 70 degree day as I type this — but can you imagine this feeling cold?
You all are well aware of just how cold this spring has been up until Sunday. In fact, here is a chart, courtesy of UW Research Meteorologist Mark Albright:
But it’s not just the Northwest where it’s been cold. He has some other charts showing northern B.C. and a spot in the Yukon Territories where they’ve had a cold March, even by their standards.
But what struck me was that even in Hawaii (Hilo), it’s been below normal:
30 January 2009
It didn’t get very warm over parts of the island chain yesterday.
A stalled cold front over Maui County yesterday resulted in record-low high temperatures being tied on Maui and Kauai, the National Weather Service said.