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    Ha!

    As an avid weather junkie, this is so true!
    Thanks,
    Jeff
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    DON'T SHOOT THE MESSANGER! :eek: Go take it...

    DON'T SHOOT THE MESSANGER! :eek:

    Go take it up with the WX observers on Mt Washington!

    I remember the MW WX Observatory had once only laid claim to 'Worst Weather in America", which is...
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    You have missed the entire point of this "worst...

    You have missed the entire point of this "worst weather" claim.
    Go reread the posts and try to understand that the focus for "worst weather", according to the Mt Washington observers, is the...
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    Nartreb, If data is not available from other...

    Nartreb,
    If data is not available from other locations for ALL TIME RECORDS, then set up a comparison for data which IS available.
    Use whichever makes the most logical sense, either the MEAN or the...
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    You are correct, Mt Washington won't produce...

    You are correct, Mt Washington won't produce world records in those catagories.
    But can take a hit on the chin from a Hurricane which far out weighs those conditions in the damage dept.

    What...
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    Keep it simple, thats the focus. You can pick a...

    Keep it simple, thats the focus.
    You can pick a weather station on each continent for that matter, not just the US.
    Throw in Death Valley or the South pole, but include all 5 categories at each...
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    Agreed. However the single "number" as converted...

    Agreed.
    However the single "number" as converted by your method would be difficult to combine the 5 categories of differing units of measure.
    I was thinking of simply rating each location in study...
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    Sure, how about all these conditons and averages:...

    Sure, how about all these conditons and averages:
    MW Normals, Means & Extremes

    Lets see...
    Mount Washington summit is capable of producing:
    -47 F
    +72 F
    231 mph winds
    566" snow, ice, hail ...
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    What really is bothersome about this post and the...

    What really is bothersome about this post and the folks who are rallying against the slogan, is that statements are being made which presume the slogan be a marketing tool for the Auto road and...
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    Your reply itself is full of inaccuracy. There...

    Your reply itself is full of inaccuracy.
    There has yet to be recorded a wind velocity for a tornado which can beat the Mt Washington record, at least for measurements taken the same way.
    ...
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    When this particular cell hit, we were already...

    When this particular cell hit, we were already down in the parking lot at Garfield, not more than 1 mile from you!
    It was SCARY big cloud to ground lightning all around us. :eek: :eek:

    Word of...
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    Flags on the 48

    Last year we were buzzed quite closely during Flags on the 48 memorial flag fly 9/11.
    I suspect they know we will be there again this Saturday 9/9 and perhaps they will perform another outstanding...
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    INDEED! Hey, noticing your avitar makes me...

    INDEED!

    Hey, noticing your avitar makes me realize a good solution to "regulate" backpacking overnights......
    I would be in favor of Grizzlies over permits. :rolleyes:

    But seriously,...
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    Agreed! Camp 16 in the Pemi looked EXACTLY like...

    Agreed!
    Camp 16 in the Pemi looked EXACTLY like that 20 years ago, which was why it had been shut down. Most areas in the Pemi are only "regulated" by the need to rotate the sites to new locations....
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    I have seen Guyot when there was NO overflow...

    I have seen Guyot when there was NO overflow camping. So in my eyes I now see a region which gets used all too frequently, with all the associated catholes being dug.

    I mean, who "really" goes all...
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    QUICK! Get your AMC Hut reservations....... :) ...

    QUICK! Get your AMC Hut reservations....... :) :) :) :)
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    Guyot alread IS tent platforms. Which is used...

    Guyot alread IS tent platforms. Which is used beyond capacity forcing others to overflow area, which is getting trashed. :confused:
    What good is making MORE platforms going to solve?
    People will...
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    This thread has gone bouncing a little, but...

    This thread has gone bouncing a little, but DaveM's summary basically was the result of it.
    Although the OP was suggesting that the AMC Galehead Hut be removed rather than restrictions on...
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    Credit to the "Croos"

    Hey,
    nobody has mentioned that the staff of each AMC Hut must go through a SARR program to have the ability to rescue those in distress. This makes each huts location a strategic safe haven and...
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    "You can't take a measurement without affecting...

    "You can't take a measurement without affecting the measurement"........ :p

    Who said that?
    Newton?
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    GREAT! I am glad I reached somebody out there who...

    GREAT! I am glad I reached somebody out there who witnessed first hand the changes I saw with overuse backpacking in the Pemi, Bonds and Guyot.

    So, with all the "bushwhacking" going on as an...
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    Opps, you are right, I meant Franconia Falls or...

    Opps, you are right, I meant Franconia Falls or otherwise known as "the chutes".

    There is only one problem with trailhead permits and that is to enforce them with enough backcountry rangers, which...
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    Huts are limited traffic..

    No one has mentioned that the Hut system is a "limited traffic" control in all cases at every location. They can only book 40 or so a night at each, so there will always be this control for the...
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    TOPZONE is a great website to demonstrate this...

    TOPZONE is a great website to demonstrate this issue as you have done.

    I think the most important issue at hand is the fact a GPS user MUST coordinate/set DATUM in GPS to match any maps being...
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    Lock it, WHY? I never said the AMC was the...

    Lock it, WHY?

    I never said the AMC was the "best thing to protect the NE", rather stating that they are one institution that does perform outstanding stewardship.
    I also support the efforts of...
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