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Winter Storm Affects Large Portion of the US Tues & Wed

January 31st, 2011 · No Comments

Winter Storm warnings stretch from Texas, through Oklahoma, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York to Vermont with Winter Storm Watches stretching into Maine and Blizzard warnings for Missouri and Illinois. This storm will impact a large area of the United States. It is not only for snow but many locations will also see ice. [...]

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Tags: Blizzard · Discussion · Forecasting · Groundhog Day · Holidays · Ice · National Weather · NY Weather · Rochester Weather · Severe Weather · Snow · Weather Advisories · Weather News · Weather Safety · Winter Storms · Winter Weather

Another Snow Storm for the Northeast

January 11th, 2011 · No Comments

The same storm system that brought several inches of snow and ice that caused extensive power outages, travel delays, state of emergencies all across the southeastern part of the United States, along with the storm system that brought extensive amounts of snow across the US Plains and Midwest will merge Tuesday night to bring a [...]

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Tags: Blizzard · Discussion · Forecasting · Ice · Nor'easter · Severe Weather · Snow · Weather News · Winter Storms · Winter Weather

NOAA’s 2010-2011 Winter Weather Forecast

October 21st, 2010 · No Comments

High Resolution (Credit: NOAA) The Pacific Northwest should brace for a colder and wetter than average winter, while most of the South and Southeast will be warmer and drier than average through February 2011, according to the annual Winter Outlook released today by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center. A moderate to strong La Niña will be [...]

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Tags: Discussion · Forecasting · La Niña · Long Range Forecast · NOAA · Seasonal Outlooks · Weather News · Winter 2010/2011 · Winter Forecast · Winter Weather

TROPICS REMAIN ACTIVE: IGOR & JULIA

September 13th, 2010 · No Comments

Originally posted on the News 8 Weather Blog Friday September 10th was the statistical peak of the Atlantic hurricane season, and the season remains active. We have two named storms, hurricane Igor and tropical storm Julia as well as an area of development in the Caribbean. The image above is of hurricane Igor from Monday [...]

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Tags: Discussion · Forecasting · Hurricanes · Igor · Julia · Tropical Storm · Tropical Weather · Tropics 2010 · Weather News

Earl Loses Punch Heads for Cape Cod

September 3rd, 2010 · 1 Comment

Need to hit refresh to refresh the Radar image or click for larger image… Here’s part of the 5pm National Hurricane Center forecast: EARL HAS BEEN MOVING OVER COOLER WATER AND WEAKENING. BASED ON THE SATELLITE PRESENTATION AND EARLIER RECONNAISSANCE DATA…THE INITIAL INTENSITY HAS BEEN LOWERED TO 70 KNOTS. ALTHOUGH CONTINUED WEAKENING IS ANTICIPATED…EARL IS [...]

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Tags: Discussion · Earl · Forecasting · Hurricanes · Tropical Storm · Tropical Weather · Tropics 2010