Category Archives: Weather

Game Called Due to Rain

Yesterday’s game ended early due to rain. The garage sale game that is. I woke up yesterday and discovered I had overslept. Yikes! I quickly got ready and opened the garage. I moved the smaller tables and finished my garage … Continue reading

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A Little Humid

It was a bit humid in my house this morning. I ran some cold water and noticed that the moisture in the air condensed on the kitchen faucet. It turned warm and humid about a week ago, but the temperatures … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace

This air conditioner served well for 12 years, with a few repairs. Unfortunately, the repairman was unable to revive the compressor for more than 5 minutes this past week. So in about a week, this old thing gets hauled away … Continue reading

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Cool is Relative

Drive an air conditioned car into the garage and walk into an 82°F house and the house is warm. Walk to the mailbox in 90°F heat and go back in the same 82°F house and the house is cool. Cool … Continue reading

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Ants Halt Air Conditioning

I’m watching Ocean’s Thirteen and enjoying the blissfully cool, dry air in my my house. That wasn’t possible last week. The air was humid and sticky. Without air conditioning, all the fans in the world won’t dry air in the … Continue reading

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Summer Days

It’s official. Summer 2007 arrived in the northern hemisphere this afternoon. Summer brings hot, humid days in the Midwestern United States. No wonder you always hear about the lazy, hazy days of summer. Maybe I should replace the box fan … Continue reading

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