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Weather Watches
Meet the founder of Harford County Weather Watch
Meet the founder of Harford County Weather Watch

Pete Rost, a Harford County public school teacher, runs Harford County Weather Watch. Though Rost is not a meteorologist, the hyperlocal online service has more than 13,000 followers on Facebook. It offers a premium desktop weather-alert service for 99 cents a month. Harford County Weather Watch recently raised more than $2,000 in a Kickstarter campaign to upgrade its equipment. With the help of computer programmer Scott Davis, Rost posts up-to-the-minute weather forecasts several times a day on Facebook and on his website. We chat with Pete Rost about the forecast for Harford County Weather Watch. Was there some specific event that triggered your interest in weather? I’ve liked...