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  • Upper level wind forecast - early on Mar 14, 2015
    Finally, a pattern shift in upper level winds is underway
    Tomorrow marks the end of "meteorological winter." Meteorologists use the months of December through February to track “winter.” Astronomically, one has to wait another 3 weeks for the Earth’s axis to align properly to...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 2/20/15)
    A Sloppy Wintry Mix Saturday; All Rain Saturday Night
    27....that's the number of the day at Philly International Airport; we were 27 degrees below average this morning with an overnight low of 2 while the afternoon high was just 18! Granted there was a gusty northwesterly wind over 25mph...
  • Almanac
    Coldest temperature ever recorded, a snowstorm, and heavy rain
    Coldest temperature ever recorded, a snowstorm, and heavy 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 February 13.1894 - A two-day snowstorm...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 2/6/15)
    Living On The Edge This Weekend; Storm System Nearby, But We Stay Mainly Dry
    Friday was a sunny, but cold way to end the work week; after a frigid low of 14 at Philly International Airport(the record low was -3 set back in 1895) we just cracked the freezing mark at 4 in the afternoon. There were a few snow showers in the...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 2/1/15)
    The Groundhog Won't See His Shadow......
    Sunday was overcast, but mild which put a fork on a huge snowfall potential; after a morning low of 21 at Philadelphia International Airport we reached a high of 39....WITH A MOSTLY CLOUDY SKY! With cloud over and even light precipitation by dark...
  • 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...
  • Cold and rainy on Sunday
    Dreary Sunday for the region
    A large winter storm will impact the Ohio Valley on Sunday. Recent trends in forecast models have been to take the area of low pressure significantly farther north than originally thought. The sensible weather impact on Cincinnati: Less snow and...
  • Winter Storm this Sunday
    Slushy mix of rain and snow Sunday
    Winter Storm Watch in effect for Sunday: Butler, Warren, Clinton (OH) and Fayette, Union, Franklin (IN) counties and to the north.All eyes are on an impending winter storm that will affect most of the Ohio Valley for the second half of this...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/29/15)
    Overnight Wintry Mix(Little Accumulation), Afternoon Sunshine Friday
    Thursday was another below average day with morning sunshine quickly giving way to a mostly cloudy sky by lunchtime. After a morning low of 21 at Philadelphia International Airport(the suburbs were in the single digits and lower teens!) we reached...
  • Weekend storm?
    Watching the weekend for snow
    There is a potential for some snow this weekend, but we first have to get through a weaker weather system today. This little area of low pressure will bring a quick hitting shower or two early this morning and a brief spurt of warm air. The rain...
  • WInter Storm & Blizzard Warnings
    Major Winter Storm Monday Night Into Tuesday
    It's hard to believe that a major winter storm is forecasted in the next 24 hours while Sunday was a nice mild day! At Philadelphia International Airport the high reached 46(six degrees above average) with a mixture of sunshine and clouds...
  • 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...
  • Morning Wintry Mix/Ice; Afternoon Rain Monday
    Morning Wintry Mix/Ice; Afternoon Rain Monday
    Sunday was actually a seasonable day! Well, after a substantially cold low of 15 we had a nice rebound with sunshine and higher clouds in the afternoon; the high reached 40 at Philadelphia International Airport which is EXACTLY where we should be!...
  • 7-Day Forecast
    Wet weekend with a big swing
    Mother Nature is going to take us for a ride this weekend. We will see temperatures rise into early spring like levels by this evening before tumbling back into the depths of winter by tomorrow evening. In the midst of it all, it will be quite wet...
  • Water Vapor Imagery(evening of 1/1/15)
    Sunshine, Late Afternoon Clouds, & Lower 40s Friday
    New Year's Day was as average of a day as you can get; granted there was a gusty wind over 30mph across the region(that created a wind chill into the lower 30s) when you look at just the numbers it was pretty damn close to the 41/27 high and...