Category Archives: Katrina

Slim Spurling’s Newest Harmonizer

Moved primarily by the “Katrina Disaster”, and the hurricanes that followed in her wake, it became clear to Slim that the field effects of his existing Harmonizers cannot handle the intensity of the dynamics that feed into these severe weather … Continue reading

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1975

I try to stay north of the tracks these days, so I can pretend everything’s normal. I did make an error a couple days ago by driving on 90 between Broad and Menge, I did err. I remember when I … Continue reading

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mach∏dotblogspotdotcom

Funny; one of the things I have to do in order to make Blogger work with my site provider is to publish to Blogspot first, then save the page, strip out all mention of “blogspot.com,” and publish it on mach∏.com … Continue reading

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Katrina at Broad and Highway 90

After this for awhile, go to mach∏.blogspot.com for word updates; it’s quicker, and we have to conserve generator gas. Pictures will still go to mach∏.com. Not much to say; just look at the pictures.

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Katrina

Since we need the generator for the fridge, the next update will be this evening sometime. The coast to a couple hundred yards inland is absolutely smashed. Who knows how many people are still buried in the rubble. I didn’t … Continue reading

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September 1, 9:15 AM

Okay, a quick update: we have a dialtone, but we can’t dial out. DSL is up (amazing). Our neighbor is letting us share his generator (he’s amazing), it usually runs the fridge, but I’m using it now for the computer. … Continue reading

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5:30 am

The wind’s whipping outside. We’ve got hours and hours of this stuff to look forward to. It’s still dark; I’ll take a picture or two when it gets a little lighter. Still not much debris in the yard or the … Continue reading

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10:30 pm

Going to sleep. The storm’s not due here for a few hours. I’ll update in the morning if I can.

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8 pm

Some squall bands, nothing major. It’s gotten dark, so I won’t have any new pics until the morning, provided we still have power. We’re watching WLOX.com; they have a live feed on their site.

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Hurricane Katrina

The blog was done a few weeks ago, but I’m resurrecting it for the storm. The “before” pictures are here. The “after” pictures might be awhile. This picture is from a friend of mine; it’s the Camille memorial at the … Continue reading

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