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2016 By The Numbers

January 3, 2017 1 Comment
2016 By The Numbers

Before I delve into a numerical summary of the year that was, I need to talk a little about December, since it did end up rather notable. Check Tony’s blog post from yesterday for another summary of December. The most notable aspect of December is that is was the coldest month of the year – […]

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Top ten for 2016 – 3 through 1

December 30, 2016 1 Comment
Top ten for 2016 – 3 through 1

Now it is time to reveal the top three weather events of 2016. Before you jump into the final three of the list, check out the honorable mentions, numbers 10 through 7, and numbers 6 through 4. 3. July 11th and 12th flooding in NW Wisconsin. Out of all the flooding that occurred this year, […]

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Top ten for 2016 – 6 through 4

December 29, 2016 0 Comments
Top ten for 2016 – 6 through 4

Before reading through today’s installment of the top ten list of 2016, be sure to check the honorable mentions and numbers 10 through 7. Now on to the middle of the list for 2016, numbers 6 through 4. 6. Indian Summer in early November. In Northcentral Wisconsin we usually have a couple of periods of […]

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Top ten for 2016 – 10 through 7

December 28, 2016 0 Comments
Top ten for 2016 – 10 through 7

Check out yesterday’s blog entry for the honorable mentions in weather for 2016. Now on to numbers 10 through 7 on our year-end list of weather events. 10. A wet and warm March. After two very cold months of March in 2013 and 2014, it finally turned out a little better in 2015 and this […]

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Top Ten for 2016 – Honorable Mention

December 27, 2016 0 Comments
Top Ten for 2016 – Honorable Mention

When I think back upon the weather of 2016…nothing sticks out right away. Because there were no large tornadoes in the area and Wausau happened to miss out on almost every heavy rain event, it didn’t seem like that much “happened” (at my house). I guess that is the best type of weather year, one where […]

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December 2015 and the year – by the numbers

January 4, 2016 0 Comments
December 2015 and the year – by the numbers

Time for the big wrap-up blog post for last year and the last month of last year. In case you missed the top weather events of last year, check here. Let us start out with a recap of the month of December (2015). As you might have already read, the month of December was our top […]

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Top 10 Weather Events of 2015 (3 through 1)

December 31, 2015 0 Comments
Top 10 Weather Events of 2015 (3 through 1)

Now we are down to the biggest of the big. The things that should stick out in most people’s minds and challenged or surpassed old records. If you are seeing the countdown for the first time, it would be a good idea to take a look back at the honorable mentions, 10 through 7, and […]

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Top Ten of 2015 (6 through 4)

December 30, 2015 0 Comments
Top Ten of 2015 (6 through 4)

If you are just starting with the top ten list of 2015 weather events for Northcentral Wisconsin, be sure to check the honorable mentions here and numbers 10 through 7 here. 6. We have already talked a bit about precipitation in 2015 and another rainfall event makes the list at number 6. Not only was […]

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Top Ten Weather Events 2015 (10 through 7)

December 29, 2015 0 Comments
Top Ten Weather Events 2015 (10 through 7)

Check yesterday’s blog post to find out which weather events did not quite make the top ten list but were interesting none-the-less. Now we are getting into the heart of the matter. 10. Starting the top ten list is the cold and snow in early January. It was a significant blast of winter. It had […]

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Top Ten Weather Events 2015 (Runners Up)

December 28, 2015 0 Comments
Top Ten Weather Events 2015 (Runners Up)

Time for the annual top 10 list of weather events for 2015. This list is for the Northcentral Wisconsin WAOW viewing area. Before we get into the top 10, there are a few honorable mentions. Honorable Mention 1: Gresham Tornado. In year with very little severe weather in Northcentral Wisconsin, there was one weak tornado that almost […]

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