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Welcome to The Weather Spot, a brand new weather blog from The Weather Station Experts. Here we hope to explore the world of both weather and space weather in a way that is easy for anyone to understand. Want to know which way hurricanes spin? What a solar flare is? When is the weather best to take a vacation in Florida? All those types of questions are answered here.

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Latest Blogs on The Weather Spot

Below you’ll find our latest blog posts on a variety of weather topics.

Weather

The Eye of a Hurricane: How Does an Eye Form?

The Eye of a Hurricane: How Does an Eye Form?

EdwardMay 8, 20224 min read

What makes a hurricane so destructive? It’s not just the high winds. The eye of a hurricane — and specifically…

The Life Cycle of a Thunderstorm: From Formation to Dissipation

EdwardApr 6, 2022

Thunderstorms are Mother Nature at her most violent. What sets thunderstorms apart from any other type of weather is the…

10 Drought Facts Everyone Should Know

EdwardApr 1, 2022

Looking out the window and seeing rain falling is a sight many of us take for granted. But for those…

How Accurate are Weather Forecasts? Pretty Accurate Actually

EdwardApr 1, 2022

It’s no secret that weather forecasts aren’t always accurate. Sometimes they can be downright wrong! But contrary to what you…

Which Way Do Hurricanes Spin? It Depends on Where You’re At

EdwardApr 1, 2022

Which way do hurricanes spin? The answer is a little more complicated than you might think. In this blog post,…

Space Weather

Solar Flares: What They Are and Why They MatterSource: NASA

Solar Flares: What They Are and Why They Matter

EdwardMay 8, 20224 min read

Solar flares are a sudden release of energy from the sun that can cause various effects on Earth. These flares…

How the Sunspot Cycle Affects Us Here on Earth

EdwardApr 7, 2022

The sunspot cycle is a natural occurrence every 11 years or so. It is the result of changes in the…

Why do Sunspots Appear Dark on the Sun? We Have the Answer

EdwardApr 3, 2022

Sunspots are dark spots that appear on the sun’s surface. But why do sunspots appear dark in the sun? What…

Geomagnetic Storm Watch: What You Need to Know

EdwardApr 2, 2022

A geomagnetic storm watch has been issued, says the news. What does this mean? A geomagnetic storm is likely to…

After Solar Flares, Aurora Borealis Glow: Here’s the Science

EdwardApr 1, 2022

What is the aurora? This mesmerizing natural space weather phenomenon has puzzled people for centuries. The aurora borealis and aurora…

Travel

Things to Do in Roswell NM: More than just UFOs

Things to Do in Roswell NM: More than just UFOs

EdwardMay 8, 20224 min read

If you’re looking for an exciting place to visit in the United States, look no further than Roswell, New Mexico.…

Things to Do in Lubbock: City Life, Country Charm

EdwardApr 4, 2022

Looking for things to do in Lubbock, Texas? You’ve come to the right place! This vibrant city has something for…

Things to Do in Pagosa Springs, Colorado

EdwardApr 2, 2022

Pagosa Springs is a small community full of lush mountainous and green views located in Southwest Colorado. Surrounded by the…

Things to Do in Philadelphia, America’s Birthplace

EdwardApr 1, 2022

Hey, we’re a little biased, being from Pennsylvania and having lived in Philadelphia for many years. But there’s much more…

11 Things to Do in Wildwood NJ

EdwardApr 1, 2022

Wildwood, New Jersey is a top destination among East Coast beaches. The popular Jersey beach town’s many attractions include craft…

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