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  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 2/17/15)
    Sub-Freezing With Increasing Clouds Wednesday
    Tuesday was another frigid and below average day with a snowy start, but also a sunny finish; at Philly International Airport we were in the lower teens this morning with close to 4" of snow this morning which led to sunshine by lunchtime....
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 2/9/15)
    Dangerous Ice Overnight, Near 40 By The Afternoon
    Monday was a cold, raw, and dreary day across the region; specifically at Philly International Airport the high reached 37 shortly before 1am before temperatures fell with colder air. There was a trace of frozen precipitation in the afternoon, but...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 2/7/15)
    Cloudy, But Mild(As Well As Dry) Sunday
    Saturday was seasonable with a sunshine and cloud mix; after a chilly low of 21 at Philadelphia International Airport(the average low is 27) we reached a high of 44 in the afternoon(average high is 42 so pretty much on par).Overnight will be...
  • Full Moon
    Full Snow Moon Tuesday evening
    The heavy snow this week perfectly describes the February full moon. With the thick cloud cover, you may not get a peek at it, but the full moon is Tuesday evening at 6:09 p.m. EST. Every full moon is given a name. This one is the Full Snow Moon...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/31/15)
    Increasing Clouds, But Above Freezing Sunday
    As advertised Saturday was a frigid and breezy day; mind you that the average high at Philly International Airport for late January is 41 while the average low is 26. We reached 29.....for an afternoon high after a low of just 14(it was in the...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/28/15)
    Increasing Clouds Thursday Afternoon; Light Snow/Wintry Mix Overnight
    Wednesday was still below average, but it felt even more frigid cold thanks to a gusty wind in the afternoon and wind chills in the upper teens; after a morning low of 20 at Philadelphia International Airport the high reached just 35(the average...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/24/15)
    Sunday: The Typical "Calm Before The Storm" Day
    We still had some residual snow overnight before the changeover to rain in the early morning hours; specifically at Philadelphia International Airport the high reached 39 in the afternoon with even some broken clouds before another batch of light...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/22/15)
    Sunny & Seasonable Friday
    Thursday was an average day, but we started off with residual snow showers and freezing fog in the early morning; the high at Philadelphia International Airport reached 41 in the afternoon and that's where we should be! There were clouds mixed...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/21/15)
    Let The Snow Melting Commence!
    Okay, I won't hide the fact that I haven't enjoyed snow events these past couple of years; how come you ask? Well, it came down to when I was a meteorologist on the radio in New York(and then on the short-lived IQ 106.9 based out of...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/19/15)
    Partly Sunny & Remaining Seasonable Tuesday
    Monday was an odd day; we had sunshine and then cumulus clouds popped up in the afternoon with even some snow showers(there was cold air aloft with surface dewpoints in the 20s so it supported frozen precipitation). This morning's low at...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/18/15)
    Seasonable, Breezy, Sun/Cloud Mix Monday
    Sunday was an icy, then wet, but overall wild day; at Philadelphia International Airport the morning low was 24 shortly before 3am and while precipitation started around 6am in the form of rain temperatures were still below freezing. This led to...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/15/15)
    Back Into The 40s, But Breezy Friday
    Thursday was a mostly overcast day, but at least it was just cold and not windy; after a morning low of 29 at Philadelphia International Airport we reached a high of just 36(the average highs should be 40). The low clouds were from moisture...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/14/15)
    Seasonable With A Sun & Cloud Mix Thursday
    Wednesday was Winter-like to the south and east with some light snow and sleet in the morning; at Philadelphia International Airport there was a low of 20 in the morning while the day was overcast with some flurries and highs just at the freezing...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/13/15)
    Clouds, Snow/Mix Stays South
    Tuesday was above freezing....well, just shortly after Midnight before colder air filtered through. The high at Philadelphia International Airport reached 38 at 12:40am as we spent the afternoon just around the freezing mark despite plenty of...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/10/15)
    Closer To Average, Increasing Clouds Sunday Afternoon
    After being above freezing Friday we were back in the icebox Saturday; after a morning low in the middle teens at Philadelphia International Airport we managed to reach 25 for an afternoon high. Mind you that our average overnight low is 26 so we...