Category Archives: weather

Day 4 Week 3 – Bring On The Heat

8 miles easy ( w/ 4 x 90 sec fartleks after mile 4 and 5 min easy pace between surges), 79 -84 degree Fahrenheit. Today’s fartleks  not only added variety to my run but also made the second half quicker which was … Continue reading

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Day 4 Week 2 – A Summer Afternoon Run

It was almost 3 pm when the rain started to subside.  Temperature was 78 degree, and I decided to go for my 6 mile easy run.  The light drizzle felt refreshing on contact but the steam from the asphalt had … Continue reading

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Day 6 week 1 – Welcome July

Ran 10 easy miles (averaged 10:00 per mile).    It might have been easy pace, but the run was by no means easy.  The culprit was humidity,  86% this morning.  It made the run felt like uphill all the way. … Continue reading

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Too Hot To Flight?

  Summer began yesterday for folks in the Northern Hemisphere.  That includes me, yours truly.  And right on queue was the record heat. The temperature was so hot, flights were canceled in the Southwest region of the US. Rationales for … Continue reading

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May Weather In Washington

Washington, D.C. is not known for its weather.  But the month of May is definitely the bright spot here.  For one, the Memorial Weekend signifies the pool openings.  Warmer weather must be close. Worth a mention is the change of … Continue reading

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Heat Wave Or Global Warming?

  What is interesting about this national temperature map is that Washington DC is warmer than most other parts of the country.  Yes, give me all the “hot-air” jokes now, but I couldn’t help but think maybe this has something … Continue reading

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Welcoming – Month Of May

  May is knocking, announcing its presence. I open my study window to let the breeze in. The bitter cold of the winter has faded into distant memory.  Even the gusty wind now feels refreshing in the warmer temperature. Stephen … Continue reading

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Five Days More Till Spring

In the Disney’s animated musical, Frozen, Elsa happily sings the lyrics of the popular song Let It Go – the cold never bother me anyway!   Such a cheery tune that uplifts and warms any souls, young and old. Unfortunately, it … Continue reading

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Making Weather Political?

“Biggest storm to hit the Northeast creates messy commute” reads the Associated Press headline.  It went on to say, “Commuters faced windblown snow and slick highways, numerous accidents were reported and more than 3,000 flights were canceled.” Wow, what a … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 29 Jan 2017

Going over my posts this week, none of them are  about politics.  In fact the media has had enough coverage on the new president to kill a horse.  Overboard if you ask me.  After all the world does not revolve … Continue reading

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