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  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 3/27/15)
    Snow Showers, Light Rain Saturday; Highs 10+ Degrees BELOW Average
    Friday was a cloudy and dreary day with light rain throughout its duration; specifically at Philly International after a morning low of 39 we reached a whopping 47 in the afternoon(that's ten degrees BELOW average). A disturbance was pushing...
  • Chilly weather stays through the weekend
    Chilly weather stays through the weekend
    A very cold air mass has settled into the Ohio Valley and is going to take its time leaving. You may have seen some snowflakes flying today in the cold northerly flow pattern. These flurries and snow showers will come to an end this evening. Skies...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 3/26/15)
    Morning Clouds, Afternoon Sunshine Friday
    Despite the cloud cover and the light rain we made it to 67 at Philly International Airport! That's eleven degrees ABOVE average! Don't get used to it however as a cold front continues to push through and provide some more showers; the...
  • Seven-day precipitation through Apr. 2, 2015
    Active weather pattern in the east, but dry weather continues in the west
    Spring is trying to gain a foothold in the eastern U.S. But a persistent upper level trough over the Great Lakes is preventing that from happening. Meanwhile, an upper level ridge across the western U.S. is keeping that region mostly rain-free and...
  • Almanac
    Whiteout conditions, record rain, and the latest subzero reading
    Whiteout conditions, record rain, and the latest subzero reading 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 March 25.1945 - Record high...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 3/24/15)
    Increasing Clouds Wednesday, But Milder(50s)
    Well, Tuesday was definitely not the greatest of days the further south you were; after a morning low of 1 at Philly International Airport we only reached 39 in the afternoon with partial sunshine by sunset(but the damage was already done). If you...
  • Winter Weather Advisory
    Freezing rain for West Michigan early Wednesday morning
    A fast moving disturbance will bring some freezing rain to part of West Michigan. Cold air remains in place overnight. A layer of warm air arrives causing some freezing rain for West Michigan. As the warm air continues to filter in from the south...
  • End of Week System Brings Warm Up Followed by Cooler Weather
    Canadian high pressure brings fair and cold weather before midweek warm up
    WEATHER SYNOPSISHigh pressure will be in control of the weather over the region today, and will slide east of the region late tonight. Fair and cold weather is forecast, with temperatures continuing to run a good 10 to 15 degrees below normal.A...
  • Southeast U.S. radar image early on Mar. 23, 2015
    Heavy Gulf Coast rainfall event ending today
    An upper level weather disturbance brought wet weather across much of the southeastern quarter of the U.S. this weekend (Fig. 1). On Saturday (Fig.2 and Fig. 3), heavy rain fell over much of Texas (with local amounts to three inches or more). On...
  • Cold weather again
    First week of spring or still winter?
    According to the calendar, this week is the first full week of spring. However, with the exception of Wednesday you may be wondering if this is really true. We are going to start the week on a chilly note and finish even colder.Expect a very...
  • U.S. Drought Monitior (Mar. 17, 2015)
    Wet v. dry and more
    Astronomical spring starts today, Fri., Mar. 20 at 6:45 p.m. E.D.T. Although the weather has recently turned or remained spring-like (or warmer) in some places, winter is not yet out of the picture.First, it is important to recognize that for yet...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 3/16/15)
    Mother Nature's Supplying Some Green For St. Patrick's Day
    Monday was a beautiful Spring day! After a seasonable low of 33 at Philly International Airport we had sunshine and high clouds throughout the day which propelled highs to 55. One great thing was that the wind was light and variable unlike Sunday...
  • Water vapor satellite image - early morning on Mar. 16, 2015
    Boring spring weather for southwest Florida
    Meteorologists love to report about extreme weather. Sometimes, however, they just have to talk about the mundane stuff, as well. Such is the case, across southwest Florida, as the first day of spring approaches and beyond.Several weeks ago, the...
  • The Flood of '15
    Ohio River flooding, but dry weather ahead
    The rain has dried up butthe damage is already done as far as the Ohio River is concerned. Excessive runoff produced by nearly 2 inches of rain since Friday morning is causing the river to rise rapidly. The forecast crest is now up to 58’...
  • Flood watches/warnings
    Another round of heavy rain
    Another deluge of Gulf of Mexico moisture is on its way to the Tri-State. This next round of rain could total up to anywhere between 1.5 and 2 inches before all is said done late Saturday. With an already saturated ground, flooding will be...