Tag Archives: wind

The Curious Incident of the Light in the Night

I love going outside at night.  Especially in the winter, when of course the darkness allows us to see the stars and all manner of other celestial bodies, like planets and comets.  And of course the northern lights.  We went … Continue reading

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Who Has Seen The Wind?

It’s a gorgeous day outside today – bright blazing sunshine, and its very warm – above minus 20 for a change.  Not as warm as it sounds however, because there is also a stiff wind.  The combination of wind and … Continue reading

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Ragged Ass Road, Dog Island Film Festival, and Other Interesting Things About Life in Yellowknife

1. I now have friends who live on Ragged Ass Road.  Yes, that really is a street name in Yellowknife!   The old part of Yellowknife, (Old Town, in local parlance), near the houseboat community, is a very eclectic area.  At … Continue reading

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Seasick In A Sparkling September

Greetings dear friends and readers! It’s a gorgeous day here today – the sunlight is glittering, and the waves are singing with the joy of an early autumn day.   The air seems impossibly pure and clean and everything has … Continue reading

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Wind Warning In Effect

Issued 4 pm MDT Saturday 4 August, 2012 by Environment Canada: Cloudy.  A few showers early this evening.  Amount 15 mm. Wind northwest 40 km/h gusting to 70 except gusting to 90 near the lake late this evening and overnight.  … Continue reading

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