March 30, 2012
Solar Eclipses Can Slightly Change the Weather
Dave Mosher, National Geographic
The inky shadows of solar eclipses can alter local weather on small scales, according to new analysis of a 1999 total eclipse.
Meteorologists knew an eclipse could lower temperatures within this shadow by as much as 5 degrees Fahrenheit (3 degrees Celsius). But they couldn't confirm...
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