Marquette Heat Waves

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      We are now almost half way thru August 2017 and daylight is now becoming noticeably shorter and more likely than not we have already seen the hottest days of this summer. When we think of the UP … Continued

Drought?

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At Grand Rapids we ended July with the mean temperature right at average! There was only one day of 90° or better and only 10 days of 85° or better, But it was rather dry as only 1.12” of rain … Continued

Here Comes August!!!

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Here comes August   Well July is now almost over and one can ask where has summer gone? So far this summer here in Grand Rapids it has been a rather typical Michigan summer. That means not too hot, enough … Continued

Summer Flowers

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My wife spends many hours outdoors planting and tending to her flowers, seems every year some new feature pops up in the yard.  I just mow the lawns and tend to the herb garden and the few potted veggies we … Continued

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