Category Archives: Weather Events

Hurricane Maria Slams Puerto Rico…

Prayers for Puerto Rico as Hurricane Maria slams into the island.  Maria made landfall in the area around Yabucoa with 155 MPH winds.  Maris is the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico since 1928, when the San Felipe Segundo hurricane … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma Recovery Day #7 and Day #8 – Approximately 500,000 Remain Without Power…

Sunday (Day #7) was mostly a day of church, fellowship, thankfulness and recharging.  There’s still so much to be done.  We were also able to get 5 new generators delivered to a few homes in inland Lee and Collier counties … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma Recovery Day #6 – Inland Florida Relief Efforts…

Many Treepers have been providing support to Samaritans Purse; and we can confirm the faith-based recovery workers are all over southwest Florida. We’ve shook hands with many of the Baptist Men from all over the Southern U.S. that have traveled … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma Recovery Day #4 / Day #5

When dealing with crisis there’s a delicate space between between joy (celebration) and guilt perhaps never more understandable than the moment when power is restored to your home, yet you are thinking of those still waiting; those still suffering. Power … Continue reading

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Irma Recovery Day #3: Trees and Power Lines…

As I shared yesterday: […] With most hurricane power outages you can find something, usually a tree, that has actually severed the top power line on a neighborhood grid. If the tree is massive, with or without taking down the … Continue reading

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Fuel Shipments at Port of Tampa – Statistical Optimism?…

This is a great picture: Heck, that’s a blessed picture.  Bigly. If anyone with with an analysis background has the time to run some stats, I’d love to see what your results would be to overcoming this fuel problem and … Continue reading

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Irma Recovery: Day #2 – Life as a Starfish Kid…

Did you ever read that little story about the kid walking down the beach throwing starfish in the water, when the old man says he can’t save all of them, so why bother?  Well, that a parable for Day #2 … Continue reading

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