[EMS Discuss] Negative TEN degrees????

Scott EMAIL HIDDEN
Tue Dec 10 16:29:09 PST 2013


Reminds me if the joke that Hell has to be a consistent temperature or an engineer will take advantage of the difference and make a heat pump to cool off an area to be in a nice range.


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On Dec 10, 2013, at 12:31 PM, "Mr. Clif" <EMAIL HIDDEN> wrote:

> Yes interesting ideas for sure Dan.
> 
>    Clif
> 
> On 12/10/2013 09:51 AM, Dan Robinson wrote:
>> Individual temperatures are about weather. Averages, over time and space, are about climate.
>> 
>> But for both, shouldn't we be looking at short-term energy generation from temperature differences, such as between -6 degrees and the temperature of the Willamette River, maybe using a propane turbine system, in the process maybe making and storing ice for energy generation in the summer? I figure we might be doing that kind of thing when we get serious about dealing with fossil fuel shortages and changing climate.
>> 
>> Dan
>> 
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Mr. Clif" <EMAIL HIDDEN>
>> To: <EMAIL HIDDEN>
>> Sent: Sunday, December 08, 2013 5:29 PM
>> Subject: [EMS Discuss] Negative TEN degrees????
>> 
>> 
>>> Hi Guys,
>>> 
>>> This morning it was -10 degrees F here in Eugene, apparently the coldest in the state. Check this out:
>>> 
>>> http://www.nws.noaa.gov/view/national.php?prod=RER
>>> 
>>> 000
>>> SXUS76 KPQR 081635 CCC
>>> RERPQR
>>> 
>>> RECORD EVENT REPORT
>>> NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
>>> 835 AM PST SUN DEC 8 2013
>>> 
>>> ...RECORD COLD CONTINUES...ALONG WITH 2ND COLDEST NIGHT FOR EUGENE...
>>> 
>>> COLD ARCTIC AIR MASS REMAINS IN PLACE OVER THE REGION. YET ANOTHER
>>> NIGHT OF VERY COLD...RECORD-BREAKING TEMPERATURES.
>>> 
>>> FOLLOWING ARE THE NEW RECORDS SET ON SATURDAY...DEC 7.
>>> 
>>> STATION          DEC 7 LOW  STATUS/PREVIOUS RECORD   [PERIOD OF REC]
>>> ===================================================================
>>> VANCOUVER            12     NEW RECORD /20 DEG IN 2009 [1894-2013]
>>> PORTLAND (AIRPORT)   15     NEW RECORD /17 DEG IN 1972 [1940-2013]
>>> HILLSBORO            12     NEW RECORD /14 DEG IN 1972 [1929-2013]
>>> EUGENE               -7     NEW RECORD /-6 DEG IN 1972 [1892-2013]
>>> 
>>> AT 1107 PM PST SATURDAY (DEC 7)...TEMPERATURE AT EUGENE BOTTOMED AT
>>> -7 DEG. THAT TIED THE 10 DEC 1972 MINIMUM AS 2ND COLDEST TEMPERATURE
>>> EVER RECORDED.
>>> 
>>> BETWEEN 6 AND 7 AM SUNDAY (DEC 8) THE MERCURY DROPPED TO -10 DEG.
>>> WHILE NOT A RECORD FOR DEC 8 (RECORD IS -12 DEG IN 1972)...THIS
>>> MARKS THE SECOND COLDEST NIGHT FOR EUGENE SINCE 1890.
>>> 
>>> FOLLOWING ARE THE 5 COLDEST NIGHTS IN EUGENE (SINCE 1890):
>>>    #1) -12 DEG   ON  8 DEC 1972
>>>    #2) -10 DEG   ON  8 DEC 2013  <---- BETWEEN 6 AND 7 AM SUNDAY
>>> #3)  -7 DEG   ON  7 DEC 2013  <---- 1107 PM SATURDAY
>>>    #4)  -7 DEG   ON 10 DEC 1972
>>>    #5)  -6 DEG   ON  7 DEC 1972
>>> 
>>> $$
>>> 
>>> Ciao!
>>> Clif
>>> 
>>> 
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