I'm a graduate of the University of California at Davis with a Bachelors degree in Managerial Economics. I currently am a senior manager for a fortune 300 company serving the transportation industry. Weather has always been a hobby of mine since I was very young and it continues to grow each day
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27 years old
Weather(of course!), Travel, I've been playing the piano for 16 years now, Economics and Statistics.
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28 Jul 2012
Back by popular demand, this time the discussion is about the philosophy of motivation.
1)What do you think motivates an individual
Is it possible that money truly doesn't motivate us and it is the thought of being a part of a greater cause that drives us to excel?
Watch this video about the topic and let's get this discussion going
15 Jan 2012
Looks like a major change from the dry weather of the past 45 days in California as we finally see an end to the record breaking dry(rainy season) that we have been having. The first storm is expected to hit NorCal on Wednesday but then a more potent storm will arrive Thursday night and effect almost all of California save the San Diego area. The most effects will be seen the further north you go as 4-7" of rain is expected in the Eureka area and then it tapers down to minuscule amounts near the LA area. Stay tuned for more updates as we get closer to the event.
10 Apr 2011
A nice warm up on its way to California with some of the warmest air this year thus far! Based on the latest model projections 850MB temps look to hit around 20C for SoCal and about 15C next weekend and may even rise to higher than that beyond the period but we shall have to wait and see beyond that point in time. Stay tuned....
26 Dec 2010
Cold trough tapping into a tropical moisture source near Hawaii to impact Northern California on Tuesday followed by Southern California on Wednesday. This will then be followed by a very cold snap( especially if the Euro@12Z is correct) with 850MB temps falling to between -5 and -10 Celsius. I'm thinking at this point that my area will experience overnight temps around the mid teens and daytime highs in the low 40's on Thursday and then again on New Years Eve. I'll provide periodic updates as usual
Edit: I see someone has posted a topic covering this storm, Mods, please delete this topic
11 Dec 2010
Based on latest forecasts there exists the possibility of a major shift in the weather pattern over California producing copious amounts of rainfall from the northern to the southern parts of the state. The GFS and the Euro both project several inches and in some cases close to a foot of rainfall over the course of 4-5 days starting late next week and continuing into the the week of Christmas. We could even see low snow levels( possible white Christmas for those who don't usually see it). More to come in the days ahead, especially if the model projections pan out.
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28 Feb 2012 - 21:26
Can't believe I missed it! Happy belated birthday Alex!
28 Feb 2012 - 2:37
Happy Birthday Alex! Hope it was a good one and that you have many, many more...:D
24 Feb 2012 - 22:40
Hey there, just thought I'd drop by and say hello! Hope you're more active around the forums soon! ^_^
26 Jan 2011 - 22:37
Hi Alex! Just making my "rounds" and thought I'd stop by. I hadn't noticed your 5 star rating but congrats on that! You don't need mine but I'll add to it anyway. The people love ya or you wouldn't have it.
25 Oct 2010 - 18:19
@Harum, glad you liked it. :)
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