For an area that loves to talk about the weather as much as we do, Minnesota has a right to feel positively left out when it comes to Hurricane Bill this weekend. Imagine, with our experience at these things, how much hype we could bring to the occasion!
Massachusetts and Cape Cod are the primary targets of Hurricane Bill. If you’re interested, here are Webcams along Cape Cod. We can pretend.
So far, the Weather Channel is all live hype from the Cape. The Webcams suggest normality at the moment.
Here are some other hurricane-tracking links:
National Hurricane Center
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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