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Re: New Natural Disaster! 8/27/2011 Hurricane Irene
From: Joel jaeggli <joelja () bogus com>
Date: Sun, 28 Aug 2011 12:42:16 -0700

On 8/28/11 12:29 , John Levine wrote:
It looks like the DHS, FEMA got this emergency wrong... by the time
it got to NYC it was the equivalent of a normal day in Scotland. I
live in Scotland...

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/climate/uk/actualmonthly/

22.5cm seems to be the max for the month of august. some locations on
the eastern seaboard got close that in about 5 hours.

I've been to Scotland, and I don't recall this being a daily
occurrence even in the Highlands:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mtaphotos/6089986106/in/photostream

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mtaphotos/6088662319/in/photostream

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mtaphotos/6088640941/in/photostream

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mtaphotos/6089062244/in/photostream/

R's,
John




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