27.8.12

RELIEF FOR THE DROUGHT?

Isaac is as of this posting still a tropical storm in the Gulf of Mexico.

The forecast models have some intriguing possibilities.  From Brendan Loy comes one string diagram, with the center passing over Cold Spring Shops headquarters, and going out to sea over Sheboygan.


Compilation by Brendan Loy.

Jeff Masters of Weather Underground sends some rain bands toward Greater DeKalb.


Image from the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration.

There's still a large rainfall deficit to overcome here.

1 comment:

Dr. Tufte said...

Silly economist ...

Drought doesn't have anything to do with rainfall. It has to do with giving aid to farmers.

A hurricane can't alleviate that problem.