Stan Blazyk

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Stan Blazyk is a life-long weather enthusiast, long-time Galveston resident and author of "A Century of Galveston Weather." He has written about weather for The Daily News for more than a decade.

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Stan Blazyk

Latest model forecasts show the system headed mostly for the New Orleans area. It may actually be a pretty decent weekend for us. If the disturbance does develop, it may create some nice swells for the surfers.


Stan Blazyk

Take the wind if you get a choice pre-kickoff!


Stan Blazyk

Gale force winds Friday night with strong northerly winds continuing over the Gulf on Saturday. Will be less than ideal sailing conditions, unfortunately.


Stan Blazyk

Sorry, if I wasn't clear. It was the hottest September ever, not the hottest month ever (that record was set in August, 2005....though this August came in with the second hottest August ever....and ironically.... the 2nd hottest month ever recorded in Galveston).


Stan Blazyk

Oops I am logged in as my husband....so the last reply is from me Margaret Canavan.


Stan Blazyk

Sorry to be so long to reply! Many trees do well here. Search for more tree stories in the News (I have written nearly 40....) or by my name (Canavan) and you'll get an idea of some good ones. You can also go to the Texas Tree Selector on the web (http://texastreeplanting.tamu.edu/) and g…

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Stan Blazyk commented on A hot outlook and an active Tropics

Yes, it would be nice. I am more than ready for a true fall pattern to set in!


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Thanks, Ray. By the way, the intermediate (2 week) outlook from GFS has moved the high a little further east, which would decrease our risk a little from storms coming across the Atlantic.....but still far too soon to tell....so I will keep an eye on this factor as we move into September.…

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Stan Blazyk commented on Sun and a tropical concern

Yes. Hoping high pressure will allow the system to head north rather than west over time.


Stan Blazyk

Gary, this column was not about global warming, but the local weather. But, since you brought this up, I need to point out a couple of misconceptions. First, the fact that there have been warm and cold cycles is not disputed by any climate scientist. However, just as the fact that there f…