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Rainshadow5.8 last won the day on March 30

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  1. Tomorrow"s (it is getting late anyway), I have not seen anything at .1" or higher. Even Sunday on GFS now down to .01". I might cut the grass on Saturday.
  2. For the first time since God knows when the number of hospital discharges > number of hospital admissions in New York State. I don't know if that is just COVID or all. Either way for one day, there are more beds.
  3. New York at least has been aggressive with testing, 221,000. NJ & PA by comparison around 50K. I kind of inbetween on confirmed cases results. I think there is some there, there, not a total waste of a statistic. But until NY rolls over and Spain rolls over (probably in reverse order), April will be the cruelest month. The NY doubling time has slowed, they no longer have the statistical impossibility of having more deaths than the U.S. come April 10th.
  4. I have crossed every part of my body.
  5. I have heard different thoughts because of testing limitations and lag time in results. God rest their souls, there is less debate about people dying. (Well not totally; dying from vs dying with, I just want to bang my head against the wall when I start reading that.) This curve also seems to be bending. Please don't jinx this Tony, we are not going to be at 10,000 deaths on Friday.
  6. Was there a study on Remicade or Humira done? When you posted autoimmune it struck me just reading/seeing accounts on individuals who pass. I don't want to go down the media rabbit hole, but it almost feels like a Russian roulette game if you get it, depending upon how amok your immune system gets if/once it reaches the lungs. The circle of people I know who have it is getting closer. Friends of friends have passed away from it already. I know a spotter (and wife) who have it in Morris County and thank God they are doing fine. Then meanwhile another Spotter's friend died at 30. There looks like there is alot of fast tracking going on, so even if not vaccines, I would imagine some anti-viral cocktail would be ready to use come this fall and even a vaccine a year from now (the way it normally works) would be warp 4.
  7. The Euro is amazingly consistent, pandemic or not, when it is day 9 it is:
  8. Roger Edwards from SPC knows a doctor in OKC who also talks about COVID-19 on YouTube. I am paraphrasing him, the hydroxycholorquine seems to work best before symptoms get awful, before having to be transferred into the ICU. I think the numbers to watch out for from NY State is the number of patients who are getting admitted to the ICU, especially if case and hospital admissions are still rising. Confirmed cases are still rising, at least for one day their (NY) number dropped. Admissions to the ICU are jumpier, but their peak is still last Friday. As for NJ awful new high today and given the positive pending test results expect an awful new high tomorrow.
  9. This is New Jersey this morning, it is better than the one I posted on Saturday and I am praying the social distancing/figures last several days is the reason it is trending in a better direction.
  10. A perfect 4 of 4, all major climate sites had a top ten warmest Morch.
  11. As long as I don't jinx this again. Italy's peak with both means our peak is on its way this month.
  12. Sobering day of many ahead unfortunately, a 4K rise in confirmed cases. Seven states with 1K or more new cases today. A new high, really new low, in daily deaths. NJ alone has about 3K positive pending not counted in the official count yet. The only encouraging news (this was shown at the press conference) is that Italy's number of new cases was again only around 4K and they had over 1K of cured cases. I want to go to bed with a happier thought so going to assume this is one of the smallest net differentials they have had in a long while. I did ask a former NWS SOO who is alot better with stats than me if there is an approximate lag time between Italy and us.
  13. Rumor has it next season the models will get the decimal place right on these maps.
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