Friday, November 21, 2008


Yesterday, Helsinki got its first dusting of snow.

Sunday will be a blizzard.

The image below is from the HIRLAM model run at FMI verifying early afternoon on Sunday. Blue is snow, and the lines are sea-level pressure contours. The closer the packing of the lines, the stronger the winds.


Thursday, November 06, 2008

The Most Unlikely President

I found this short piece by Ezra Klein in The American Prospect to be so eloquently written, I wanted to share it with a wider audience.