Another “Below Normal” Day – Warmer Changes Coming

Add another below normal day to the books!  The sunshine compensated a little bit, BUT that puts us at 13 below normal days for the month.  Today will be the last below average day for a while as a big time pattern change gets underway tomorrow so we can finally stop dreaming of February!   Counterclockwise air flow around low pressure to our west and clockwise air flow from high pressure to our east will work together to finally break us out of our chill March. Eventually that system from the west pushes over us increasing our chances for rain…

Winters Revenge – Wintry Mess Possible For Monday Evening Into Tuesday

This is going to be a sloppy one. Some get rain. Some get ice, Some get snow. A little bit of everything could be coming our way for the sec…

Chance For Storms Today – Turning “Cooler” For The Weekend

It’s all relative! Even behind a cold front crossing Saturday afternoon, temperatures will still be at or slightly above normal behind it. T…

Climate Prediction Center Releases Its Thoughts On The Upcoming Winter

It felt like summer this past week. It will feel like fall (cause it actually is) this weekend and into the upcoming week, BUT I’ve waited o…

Fall Foliage Update: Color Emerging, But Still Behind Schedule

We’re starting to see some color “pop” in the NRV and in the Highlands, but the arrival of vibrant color continues to take its time. Here is…

Hurricane Matthew: Potentially Devastating For Caribbean; East Coast Strike Remains In Play

It’s going to be close…very close. At the very least, the United States will see high waves and rip currents along the beaches. At the very …

Dry Spell Continues; Drought Status Possible In The Months Ahead

It’s no secret it has been dry this month. Heat and sunshine have ruled the ninth month of the year for the most part and that has gotten th…

Relief From The Heat Arrives In The Short Term; 90s Return For The Weekend

Please hold your applause until the end of the blog. Your air conditioners and electric bills are about to rejoice. If you’re not a fan of t…