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It’s CYA Time for Local Meteorologists

From the NWS… Tonight: Rain before 4am, then rain and snow. Low around 38. East wind between 6 and 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Saturday: Rain and snow. The rain and snow … Continue reading

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Early Season Snowstorm set to hit Northeast

October snowstorms are not unheard of in the US, but they are a bit surprising.  Most locations in eastern US average less than an inch of snow during the month, indicating that snow is not the year-to-year norm.  A few … Continue reading

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First Snow of the Year for Rockies, New England(?)

It’s that time of year when the Sun retreats to the Southern Hemisphere taking the warm air with it.  The cold air deepens near the North Pole and slowly slides southward, ushering in a new, but temporary era of cold … Continue reading

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West vs. East in the Battle of Snow

This is just another illustration of the strange Winter season experienced this year.  Of course, this doesn’t include the storm that swept across the South late last week.  The seasonal snowfall totals in the South wouldn’t approach those of the … Continue reading

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Heavy Rain, Snow Possible for Tuscon, AZ

LINK A potentially wet and snowy storm set to hit Southern Arizona Tuesday is just the start of a damper weather pattern that could bring significant precipitation to the region, the National Weather Service says. A winter storm watch has … Continue reading

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December 2009 Winter Storm Snowfall Totals

We don’t name winter storms like we do tropical storms and hurricanes, but if we did, I’m sure this current storm would’ve received a name.  And that name would be retired when all is said and done. Most of the … Continue reading

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Major Snowstorm to Affect Much of U.S.

Well, that is rather colorful!  A cornucopia of watches and warnings litter the U.S from California to the upper peninsula of Michigan.  All of these are in advance of a potent storm that will bring heavy snow to parts of … Continue reading

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