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  • Wave cloud formations
    Wave shaped cloud formations fill the sky as the sun rises in Arizona
    Over the summer, my boyfriend announced that we were going on a trip to California and then on to Tennessee where I could meet up with my family. I had not seen my family in years. The trip to California has always been a great time, meeting up...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 12/17/14)
    Sunny Yet Seasonable Thursday
    Wednesday was a carbon-copy temperature day as Tuesday, but with vast differences; after a low of 39 at Philadelphia International Airport we did have sunshine and a gusty westerly wind. HOWEVER the sun heated the surface and rose it back into the...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 12/15/14)
    Increasing Clouds, Light Rain Tuesday Evening
    Monday was pretty much a carbon copy of Sunday across the region; after a balmy low of 43 at Philadelphia International Airport with cloud cover we once again had to wait for the weak December sun to erode the clouds. The high reached 48 which is...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 12/14/14)
    Remaining Seasonable On Monday
    Sunday was another seasonable day despite the cloud cover; after a morning low of 37 with clouds at Philadelphia International Airport it took most of the afternoon to have those clouds erode. The high did reach 47 which is pretty much average for...
  • Cirrocumulus clouds over Naples, FL Dec. 12, 2014
    Wave clouds over Naples – part 1
    The sky over Naples, FL (and much of southwest and south Florida) early on Dec. 12, 2014 was filled with patches of clouds that appeared as ripple marks (Fig. 1). This pattern meant that the clouds were banded -- there were lines of clouds, each...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 12/13/14
    Seasonable For Sunday, Flirting With 50 Monday
    Saturday was a decent late December day(despite it being the middle of December) with a mixture of sunshine and higher clouds in the afternoon. Mind you that the average high at Philadelphia International Airport is 45 while the average low is 31....
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 12/11/14)
    Partial Sunshine Friday With Lessened Snow Shower Threat
    Thursday felt like a January day with plenty of clouds and even some snow showers....even though it's just the middle of December! The high of 38 at Philadelphia International Airport was achieved shortly before 10am and before the snow...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 12/7/14)
    Increasing Clouds, Breezy Monday Ahead Of Coastal Low
    Sunday was your average early December day, but it was one windy day! At Philadelphia International Airport the low was 36 with even some leftover light showers(just amounting to a trace). The wind gusting out of the north between 20-30mph made...
  • Full Moon
    Full cold moon Saturday morning
    The December full moon occurs Saturday morning at 7:27 AM. Clouds in the sky tonight may obscure the viewing but Saturday night the clouds should clear leaving a nice view of the moon.Every full moon is given a name. This one is the Full Cold Moon...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 11/26/14)
    A Cold But Dry Thanksgiving
    We went from Fall to Winter in as little as six hours; at 4am Philadelphia International Airport was at 50 degrees! By 10am it was in the 30s while snow began around Noontime(it was rain earlier in the day and 0.80" fell; it was mixing with...
  • Well Into The 60s For Tuesday
    Well Into The 60s For Tuesday
    *Sorry this is late as I, along with a lot of you were watching the Panthers-Eagles game*Monday was a delightful Top-10 day....and you don't get too many of those in the middle of November! After a seasonably cool low of 37 at Philadelphia...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 11/6/14)
    Isolated Shower Threat Friday, Dry(Albeit Cooler) Saturday
    Thursday was a wet and raw day as expected; the high at Philadelphia International Airport reached 56 just after Midnight as a warm front never made it westward into the city, but it did reach the lower 60s along the shore and there were some...
  • Full Moon
    Full Beaver moon Thursday afternoon
    Full Beaver moon Thursday afternoon A mostly cloudy sky and a few showers may obscure the view of the moon tonight. The full moon is Thursday afternoon at 5:23 PM EST.Every full moon is given a name. This one is the Full Beaver Moon.According to...
  • Sunshine Returns For Friday
    Sunshine Returns For Friday
    Thursday was another below average day with clouds, light rain, and a gusty wind(but out of the north instead of the northeast); at Philadelphia International Airport we had a high of just 57 this afternoon after a balmy low of 51. Rainfall was...
  • Frost Advisories/Freeze Warnings in Effect Overnight Sunday
    Growing Season Ends Overnight(suburbs), But Back Into The 60s Monday
    Sunday was a chilly and blustery day with a gusty northwesterly wind over 20mph ushering in that cool air from Canada; after a mild low of 51 at Philadelphia International Airport with clouds from a short wave the drier and cooler air worked in...