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Turning Up The Thermostat – February Warmth Continues

Ok this is getting a little crazy. We are already about EIGHT degrees above normal for the month of February with even more warmth on the way. Even with mostly cloudy skies for the second half of Saturday, temperatures close back in on 70 degrees….and the warmth stays with us. This latest date with spring is brought to us by a very intense storm along the west coast of the United States. The “dip” in the jetstream out west is sending the jetstream WAY up north allowing unseasonably warm temperatures to venture north. The water vapor image below shows us…

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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…

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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…

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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 …

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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…

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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…