Tag Archives: Atlantic Tropical Storms

Climate change denier Governor Rick Scott certainly isn’t a scientist or meteorologist

Governor Rick Scott loves tropical weather. It gives the not-so-native Floridian who had just relocated to our state permanently in time for the 2004 and 2005 Hurricane season’s an opportunity for face time in front of a statewide audience. The rapid development of Tropical Storm Emily which hovered over the state Monday gave Scott an […]

Thursday Bookshelf: Florida’s Hurricane History

With Tropical Storm Danny churning out in the Atlantic Ocean (I am old enough to recall ¬†well a previous Hurricane Danny threaten New Orleans 30 years ago) this seemed like a good time to discuss the long history of recorded Hurricanes and the State of Florida. Florida’s Hurricane History¬†by Jay Barnes was published in the […]