on Long Term Forecasting

It’s a common understanding that weather forecasts beyond 3 days into the future are to be taken with a grain of salt. But how much salt is really necessary? I did some experimentation to check:

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What Happened ?!?

Weather Window my %#%$# !!!”, I used to say jokingly for the first days pursuant to our arrival to New Zealand, after a very uncomfortable passage from Fiji.

Jokes apart, there was a lingering question in my mind: “Was it indeed a Weather Window, or Not?

This is what I will explore on this post, in addition to sharing our leanings from this episode.

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Blanca – the Aftermath

As posted before, we were on the track of Hurricane Blanca – the earliest recorded hurricane to make landfall to Baja California. This post is a compilation of what we did for preparations, how we felt during the storm, and what worked and didn’t after it went by.

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