Did You Think About The Weather Before You Did That?

Do you always pay attention to the weather? How about when it looks like clear skies are likely? Some seem to and clearly some others should, especially if they are in the demolition or nuclear waste industries! In this episode, we take a look at how seemingly benign high pressure systems can actually cause lots of problems.

Here are some links to explore if you want to dig a bit more into topics from this episode:

  • Temperature inversions: Something to consider before spraying
    • http://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2017/06/temperature-inversions-something-to.html
  • The Georgia Dome implosion went fine, but what they didn’t count on was the weather
    • https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-weather-gang/wp/2017/11/20/the-georgia-dome-implosion-went-fine-but-what-they-didnt-count-on-was-the-weather/
  • The Meteorology Of The Georgia Dome Implosion: Why The New Home Of The Atlanta Falcons Got Dusted
    • https://www.forbes.com/sites/marshallshepherd/2017/11/20/the-meteorology-of-the-georgia-dome-implosion-why-the-new-home-of-the-atlanta-falcons-got-dusted/#5c7bac6d33d4
  • Clues In That Mysterious Radioactive Cloud Point Toward Russia
    • https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/11/17/564642961/clues-in-that-mysterious-radioactive-cloud-point-toward-russia
  • An umbrella-sharing startup in China already lost most of its 300,000 umbrellas
    • https://qz.com/1026797/chinese-umbrella-sharing-startup-sharing-e-umbrella-already-lost-all-300000-of-its-umbrellas/
  • The MARTA bus blocking Georgia Dome implosion is Internet’s new meme
    • http://www.11alive.com/article/news/local/the-marta-bus-blocking-georgia-dome-implosion-is-internets-new-meme-and-parody-twitter-account/493511571
  • First-of-Its-Kind Satellite Launches to Track Earth’s Weather Like Never Before
    • https://www.space.com/38766-jpss1-weather-satellite-launch-success.html

Now it is time for the episode …