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    Five Tragic Moments in San Diego History
    This list is not meant to be all encompassing or to invalidate other events that made local or National headlines. Loss of life and material destruction are not trivial events. The purpose of this article is to remember the past as to gain...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 11/21/14)
    A Very Cold Overnight, But Temperatures Start To Trend Warmer This Weekend
    It's been a roller coaster of a week temperature-wise; for most of the week afternoon highs were just around the freezing mark while Thursday we reached 50 degrees! Of course on Friday at Philadelphia International Airport the high was just 37...
  • Freezing Rain Advisory
    Freezing rain advisory for Saturday morning
    A surge of warm and moist air spreading north over the cold and snowy ground sets the stage for weather problems this weekend. As the warmer air approaches West Michigan could see a period of sleet and freezing rain for a few hours on Saturday...
  • WInter Weather Snow and Ice
    Record snow and collapsing roofs
    It is official, Grand Rapids smashed the record for November snowfall and we still have another 10 days to go. As of midnight the official snowfall recorded at Grand Rapids airport this month is 28.4 inches. This breaks the old record of 28.2...
  • Portland is magical in the rain
    Here Comes The Rain Again!
    Portland looks magical in the rain. In Oregon, we don’t let wet weather keep us indoors. As a photographer, you do not need to wait for a break in the rain to snap great pictures. In fact, the rain can add texture and unique beauty to...
  • Projected QPF(Quantitative Precipitation Forecast)
    Heavy Rain Possible Thursday; Cooler For The Upcoming Weekend
    Wednesday was even milder than Tuesday before clouds rolled in by noontime; at Philadelphia International Airport the low was 52 shortly before 7am and the high reached 72 just before 12pm....that's just five hours! Mind you that our average...
  • Almanac
    Heavy rain, swelling grain cargo, and lake enhanced heavy snow
    Heavy rain, swelling grain cargo, and lake enhanced heavy snow top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on November 5.1869 - The wood schooner, 2...
  • Almanac
    Encased in ice, wettest November and record heat
    Encased in ice, wettest November and record heat top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on November 4.1869 - Northerly gale struck Marquette....
  • Newly installed COCORAHS rain gauge in north Naples, FL
    One north Naples COCORAHS rain gauge finally gets relocated
    No thanks to a home owners association (HOA) that didn’t seem to like rain gauges (especially when one is left in a driveway), and the same HOA and its property management company that weren’t willing to help me locate the gauge in a...
  • Almanac
    More than a foot of snow, shipwrecks and record rain
    More than a foot of snow, shipwrecks and record rain top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on October 31.1883 - The wood schooner Monitor, while...
  • Trick or Treat
    Wind and snow for Halloween
    Halloween is a holiday when Mother Nature provides both tricks and treats for Grand Rapids.The Halloween temperatures can range from a steamy 79° to a frigid 20°.This Halloween features more weather tricks than treats. The Grand Rapids...
  • 24-hour rainfall
    Rain & Wind Continues For Thursday
    Wednesday was a wet, breezy, and raw day; at Philadelphia International Airport we had a high of just 58 at 9am while the low won't be achieved until before Midnight as it will settle around 50. There was a third of an inch of rain this...
  • Tuesday Forecast
    Chilly and damp Tuesday
    We saw a mix of sunshine and showers on Monday. A cold front brought the unsettled weather today and the weather will turn even gloomier on Tuesday.A nor’easter will develop and the Ohio Valley will be on the western fringe of the storm...
  • 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...
  • Soggy
    Sunny skies return by Sunday
    Clouds and rain moved in to West Michigan Tuesday afternoon. The responsible area of low pressure, currently centered over the Great Lakes, moves very slowly to the east. Mostly cloudy weather and scattered showers dominate the pattern into the...