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  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 11/4/14)
    One More Unseasonably Warm Day; Below Average For The Remainder Of Week
    Tuesday was an AMAZING day with sunshine, some high clouds, and a southwesterly wind; after a low of 49 at Philadelphia International Airport the high reached 71(11 degrees above average, but the record high was 81 set back in 1974). Clouds will...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 10/18/14)
    Sunny, But Well Below Average Sunday
    Saturday was another above average day despite plenty of clouds and even some light rain(mostly north and west); after a morning low of 58(ten degrees above average) the high reached 72(six degrees above average) in the afternoon at Philadelphia...
  • Fishpond Blizzard Soft Cooler
    Drinks for everyone, with the Fishpond Blizzard Soft Cooler
    When we first saw this cooler at the Outdoor Retailer Show, I was immediately attracted by its good looks, by the color scheme and the fabric exterior. What I didn’t realize was that not only is this a great looking small cooler, it also...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/11/14)
    Drier & Cooler Friday
    Thursday was a day of "what if"s; after a warm front pushed through overnight our low was just 67 at 1am and then the high reached 84 at Philadelphia International Airport. There was a cold front sweeping through the region, but it...
  • Coolest Cooler
    High-tech cooler Kickstarter raises $5M with 44 days to go
    We’ve got high-tech fridges, lawn mowers, grills and almost anything else you can think of. But have you considered taking a cooler and making it even cooler. How about making it, perhaps, coolest?Well, too bad. Someone’s already...
  • IceMule Pro Cooler/Dry bag Backpack
    Gear Review: IceMule Pro Cooler/Dry bag Backpack
    Be prepared for the coming summer heat with the IceMule Pro Cooler. This is, of course, not your typical cooler. It happens to be one that you can carry on your back as a backpack. The IceMule Pro is essentially a dry bag backpack with an...
  • Water Vapor imagery(evening of 4/26/14)
    A Cooler Sunday On Tap
    At Philly International we reached 71 in the afternoon before some light showers pushed through in the late afternoon; this was due to a cold front pushing across the region and the wind shifts overnight. Lows will be in the upper 40s, but then on...
  • Water Vapor imagery(evening of 4/22/14)
    A Windy Wednesday Is On Tap
    How about that? We were in the middle 70s this afternoon at Philly International before some strong to severe thunderstorms pushed through before sunset; there was primarily just strong winds in excess of 55mph and some small hail as the line of...
  • Water Vapor imagery(evening of 4/17/14)
    If You Enjoyed Thursday, Then You'll Love Friday
    After a low at Philly International of 37 we reached a high of 53 in the afternoon; it's still well over ten degrees below average, but at least each and every day we tack on a couple of more degrees to the high. By this weekend we'll be...
  • Water Vapor imagery(evening of 4/15/14)
    Back To Below Average Temperatures
    We almost cracked 70 this afternoon at Philly International despite an overcast day and even some heavy rain in the late afternoon; as of the 5pm climate report from the National Weather Service we received 0.29", but once the overnight final...
  • Water Vapor imagery(evening of 4/14/14)
    Rain For Tuesday Afternoon; Below Average For The Rest Of The Week
    After a weekend with highs 80 or better at Philly International Airport we reached a high of 79 this afternoon after a low of 62. Granted it was cloudier than days past, but with the strong southerly wind advecting in that warm air it still felt...
  • Computer model forecast low temperatures for Tuesday morning
    Record low temperatures possible tonight
    DiscussionMuch cooler and drier conditions are in the forecast through the middle of this week behind the strong cold front that moved through the region earlier today. Record low temperatures are possible tonight as temperatures will likely fall...
  • Granite Rocx Tahoe Backpack Cooler
    Gear Review: Granite Rocx Tahoe Backpack Cooler
    If you’re the type to pack everything plus the kitchen sink when going on adventures, then you will love the Tahoe Backpack Cooler by Granite Rocx. This backpack not only will carry all your gadgets and toys, but. it can also externally...
  • Tahoe backpack cooler by Granite Rocx
    Carry your six pack and beach chairs with the Granite Rocx Tahoe: Gear Review
    If you’ve ever struggled to balance awkward beach chairs, beer, snacks and a towel flung over your shoulder for good measure, you’ll appreciate the Tahoe by Granite Rocx, the ultimate party pack. The Tahoe backpack cooler is designed...
  • Computer model total precipitation forecast for the next 8 days
    Rain chances return to Texas this weekend
    DiscussionAfter a beneficial rain event on Friday and cooler temperatures this past weekend, more summer-like weather will be returning this week. High temperatures will climb back into the 90s under mostly sunny skies through Friday. Our weather...