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by sambucol
Sun Apr 04, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: Winter and Hurricane Season question
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Winter and Hurricane Season question

Historically and statistically speaking, when our area in the upper Texas coast has had an extreme winter event like we did in February, was our following hurricane season one where our area was hit with a hurricane? Thank you in advance.
by sambucol
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins

A little shell shocked here. We are wondering is there any cold air on the horizon or was this the finale of our winter.
by sambucol
Thu Feb 18, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Hard Freeze Warning ⚠️

Thinking of generac also. Dad on cpap and I have autoimmune issues. Idk though looks expensive. Also in sw houston will the freeze require drip again? If a standby generator is a medical necessity, ask his physician to write a letter stating that. From what I understand it is a tax deductible medic...
by sambucol
Thu Feb 18, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Hard Freeze Warning ⚠️

Now seriously thinking about a natural gas or propane generator. Am worried about the cost but... I bought a Generac 22KW standby generator with an auto transition switch last March. Runs on natural gas. Ran the entire house through this ordeal.first outage was 24 hours. Then they were several hour...
by sambucol
Thu Feb 18, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Hard Freeze Warning ⚠️

Did you lose power with a whole house generator? We are thinking of purchasing one. No, mine automatically switches over to running on propane. Because we are "rural", we don't have city utilities (water, natural gas, etc). So, ours is Propane. Honestly, one of the best investments, ever. Now serio...
by sambucol
Sun Feb 14, 2021 9:37 am
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Winter Storm Warning ⚠️

Go read what Wxman57 just posted on storm2k What did he post ? Wxman57 00Z models below. None is showing significant freezing rain here in Harris County (Houston). It's north and south of us? GFS has 6-7" snow, Euro has 1-2". Model consensus is that Houston will reach 5-8F on Tuesday. All-time reco...
by sambucol
Fri Feb 12, 2021 11:14 pm
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Winter Wx Likely

This is going to be historic!
by sambucol
Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Winter Wx Likely

djmike wrote:
Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:24 am
Reports of sleet falling just north of Beaumont and lake charles...

That was not expected.
How far north of Beaumont is the sleet?
by sambucol
Wed Feb 10, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021

Is there going to be wind with this system?
by sambucol
Tue Feb 09, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Weather Forum
Topic: February 2021: Arctic Outbreak/Warmup Begins
Replies: 2374
Views: 104658

Re: February 2021

Are we expected to be below freezing for a couple of days? Any idea what the lows are?