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Earl Remains a Threat from North Carolina to New England

September 1st, 2010 · No Comments

Hurricane warnings have been posted from Bogue Inlet, NC up to the North Carolina/Virginia border including Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds. Hurricane watches are posted from the North Carolina/Virginia border north to Cape Henlopen, DE. Tropical Storm warnings are in effect from Cape Fear, NC to Bogue Inlet. As of 2pm EDT Earl remains a very [...]

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Tags: Accuweather · Discussion · Earl · Forecasting · Hurricanes · National Weather · Severe Weather · Tropical Storm · Tropical Weather · Tropics 2010 · Weather Blogs · Weather News

East Coast Watches & Waits for Hurricane Earl – Fiona Forms

August 30th, 2010 · No Comments

Earl became the second major hurricane of the 2010 Atlantic Hurricane this morning, and has continued to intensify since then. As of 5pm EDT, Earl had become a category 4 hurricane with sustained maximum winds of 135 mph and a central pressure 948 mb. It is moving west-northwest at 15 mph. Here is current forecast [...]

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Tags: Accuweather · Discussion · Earl · Forecasting · Hurricanes · Joe Bastardi · National Weather · Tropical Weather · Tropics 2010 · Weather Blogs · Weather News

Recent Study of TV Weathercaster and Their Opinions & Thoughts on Climate Change

March 31st, 2010 · No Comments

A couple months ago Meteorologist Bob Metcalfe, myself and possibly Chief Meteorologist Scott Hetsko (Can’t confirm yes at the current time) took part in a study conducted by George Mason University and the University of Texas at Austin regarding our thoughts on Climate change. The preliminary results from this study were posted on Monday (this [...]

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Tags: Global Warming · Joe Bastardi · Misc Weather · Weather News · Weather Opinons

“WE HAVE 60″ OF FAKE LAKE EFFECT FLUFF”

February 4th, 2010 · No Comments

The title of this post comes from a comment left yesterday on the WROC News 8 Weather blog and a post done by our Chief Meteorologist, Scott Hetsko, “BEATING A DEAD HORSE” on how yet another storm system will miss Western New York. This comment struck a chord with me and I think it really [...]

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Tags: Accuweather · Climatology · Comment Responce · Discussion · Forecasting · News 8 Weather Blog · Weather Blogs · Weather History · Winter Weather

AccuWeather.com’s 2009-2010 Winter Forecast

October 14th, 2009 · 3 Comments

UPDATE 2:45pm EDT: AccuWeather.com Jesse Ferrell has posted the “Hidden Points” behind AccuWeather.com’s Winter Forecast for 2009-10. Our winter forecast is out and (as always) I want to list out what I think are the most important points which may get lost in the fray. These come from a meeting I attended this morning where [...]

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Tags: Accuweather · Joe Bastardi · Long Range Forecast · Seasonal Outlooks · Weather News · Winter 2009/2010 · Winter Forecast