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  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/10/14)
    Fog Possible Overnight; Humid, Showers & T-Storms Thursday
    We finally got rid of that pesky offshore low pressure area on Wednesday; the morning started out cloudy, but quickly sunshine took over which eventually caused "self destructive sunshine" in the afternoon with a mostly cloudy sky. At...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/4/14)
    More Humid, Isolated T-Storm Friday
    Thursday was a nice summer day(albeit it's now early September) with a low of 68 this morning at Philadelphia International Airport; sunshine and fair weather cumulus clouds filled the sky in the afternoon, but the high still managed to reach...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 9/1/14)
    Another Hot And Humid Day With Highs 90+
    Labor Day was another hot and humid day; at Philadelphia International Airport after a very humid low of just 74 this morning the high only reached 89 with sunshine giving way to clouds in the afternoon. There were also some showers and...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 8/31/14)
    Another Hot And Humid Day On Tap Monday
    We haven't been too hot this summer and it took until the last day of August to reach the lower 90s and hence the hottest day so far in August. After a very muggy low of 72 at Philadelphia International Airport it reached 93 shortly before 2pm...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 8/30/14)
    Warm & Humid; Scattered Afternoon Showers/T-storms Sunday
    Saturday featured an onshore flow with sunshine quickly giving way to clouds just after the noontime hour; after a morning low of 60 at Philadelphia International Airport(that's six degrees below average) we reached a high of 81 shortly before...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 8/29/14)
    Increasing Humidity Through The Labor Day Weekend
    The week as a whole has been a roller coaster ride; we've had onshore flows with highs barely reaching 80 in the beginning of the week while the middle of the week we reached 90, but then we ended the work week on a cooler note with another...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 8/26/14)
    90+, Humid, Isolated T-Storms
    Tuesday was a hot day, but it wasn't that humid; after a morning low of 69 at Philadelphia International Airport we had sunshine and fair weather cumulus popping up in the afternoon once we reached the convective temperature(the estimated...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 7/22/14)
    Hazy, Hot, & Humid Wedesday; Showers & T-Storms Overnight
    It was another warm day across the region, but guess what? This is where we should be for late July! After a low of 70 this morning at Philadelphia International Airport(which is the average low) we reached 88 shortly before 3pm(the average high...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 7/21/14)
    Humidity Increases Starting Tuesday
    Monday turned out to be a better day than I first thought; the clouds were non-existent, but a short wave to the north was going to bring in the clouds once we reached the convective temperature(the estimated temperature that the surface must...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 7/14/14)
    Severe Storms Continue For Tuesday
    Monday was deja vu all over again! We once again had some morning showers just like Sunday and then the clouds broke by late morning; there were some isolated showers and thunderstorms to the east across New Jersey during the early afternoon, but...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 7/13/14)
    Strong To Severe Thunderstorms On Monday
    After some morning showers and clouds we did have sunshine by lunchtime; by the mid-afternoon we did have clouds pop back up along with showers and severe thunderstorms north and west by dinnertime. We did reach a high of 91 at Philadelphia...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 7/12/14)
    Warm And Humid With Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms In The Afternoon
    There was plenty of sunshine on Saturday and despite some fair weather cumulus popping up by the afternoon(just as forecasted); we managed to reach 89 at Philadelphia International Airport after a low of 70 just after 5am. There were a few...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 7/8/14)
    Slow Moving Front = Afternoon Showers & Thunderstorms
    I told you a few days ago that Tuesday would be the hottest day and it sure lived up to its expectation! After a low of just 76 at Philly International in the morning we reached a high of 95 by 1pm before the cumulus clouds bubbled up; shortly...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 7/7/14)
    Hazy, Hot, & Humid Weather Continues; Late Afternoon/Evening T-Storms Possible
    For the past few days the temperature has gotten gradually warmer despite being under the influence of high pressure; on Saturday we had a northwesterly wind with highs in the lower 80s while Sunday we had a more westerly wind with highs in the...
  • Heat Advisory Wednesday
    Heat Advisory Wednesday Afternoon; Showers & Strong T-Storms By Nightfall
    Despite some intermittent cloud cover throughout the day we still squeezed out a high of 93 at Philly International this afternoon after a low of 72. There were some showers and thunderstorms to the west in the afternoon, but fell apart once the...