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Cold Snap in Florida


bubba

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(bubba @ Mar. 02 2008,21:17)

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Larry, Thank you for your imput and help.Because of the Gulfstream's proximity to our area,I have always hypothesized that it creates a microclimate.Specifically,the Stream is only 2 miles offshore and it's consistently warm temperatures have an effect on our area.

Bubba-

I am sure you are correct.  When one sees maps like this, it sure makes a good case for the effects of the Gulfstream.  Look at the east coast vs west coast down south.

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Larry 

Palm Harbor, FL 10a / Ft Myers, FL 10b

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And, the same thing holds true when it comes to heat.  Look at the difference in number of days over 85F.  I suspect this is Gulfstream related, as well as on the prevailing winds?

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Larry 

Palm Harbor, FL 10a / Ft Myers, FL 10b

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