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My first two picks this week come from Earth Science Picture of the Day. The first is a roll cloud, and the second is a sun pillar.
ESPOD Roll Cloud over Calgary, Alberta
ESPOD Sun Pillar
On twitter, weatherdan and Jacob Wycoff posted a link to a weather bug camera in Mt. Sequoyah, AR with a microburst & rain shaft
Jacob Wycoff @4cast4you 10:03 AM
WeatherBug camera in Mt. Sequoyah, AR captured a microburst/rain shaft last night. (h/t @weatherdan) twitpic.com/d229by
From WMAZ TV, a short piece about a pregnant woman in Albuquerque being struck by lightning;
I'd been wondering about how analog minimum/maximum thermometers work, so I found a manufacturer that sell them. That comes in as my fifth pick
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Sent to JB
The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, PA has a webpage on historical meteorological instruments at their museum
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