Hurricane Island

Hurricane Island

Everywhere you look, you stumble upon archeological troves of carved monuments and massive plinths from the island’s industrial granite era, now partially covered by feral roses and raspberry bushes. On the hillside sloping down to the main wharf, weathered shingled … Continue reading

"Altitude Lou" McNally

Maine’s best-known weatherman’s meteoric rise. I vividly remember my first encounter with “Altitude Lou” McNally in May 1979 on Hurricane Island; he was leading a discussion on weather for a group of hardened Outward Bound sailors. McNally described the meteorology … Continue reading