Category Archives: Storm Chasing

November Cold Front

No question cold front passed through this morning. Temperature drop from upper 60’s to around 60, pressure spike, wind gust to 47 and rain (not enough rain).

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Hail Reports in E PA May 8, 2013

  534NWUS51 KPHI 090122LSRPHIPRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT…SUMMARYNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ922 PM EDT WED MAY 08 2013..TIME… …EVENT… …CITY LOCATION… …LAT.LON…..DATE… ….MAG…. ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. …SOURCE……REMARKS..0428 PM HAIL NEWARK 39.68N 75.76W05/08/2013 E0.25 INCH NEW CASTLE DE TRAINED SPOTTER0434 PM HAIL … Continue reading

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2012: Fewest number of severe weather watches issued

From: NOAA NWS Storm Prediction Center The year will finish without any severe storms forecast during the next several days, so we offer this trivia tidbit regarding SPC watches.  Did you know that 2012 will have the fewest number of … Continue reading

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Rain Storm Totals from September 18, 2012

At my station in Stewartsville, NJ, my storm total was 2.60”. Barely a rumble of thunder and no lightning observed. Peak wind gust recorded 30 mph. But we had rain! Other reports:   The following are unofficial observations taken during … Continue reading

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Derecho Summary from NWS

Below is a great summary on the historic “Derecho” last month courtesy of NWS, Blacksburg, VA     Historic “Derecho” Severe Wind Event Storms across the Midwest and Mid-Atlanticon June 29, 2012 Overview Often when it is very warm and humid … Continue reading

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Rainfall Total as of 10am Wednesday Sept 28

The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 7 hours for the storm that has been affecting our region.  Appreciation is extended to Highway departments…cooperative observers…Skywarn spotters and media for these reports.  This summary is also available on our … Continue reading

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Tornado confirmed near Robbinsville in Mercer County New Jersey

…Tornado confirmed near Robbinsville in Mercer County New Jersey…   Location…Robbinsville in Mercer County New Jersey date…August 28, 2011 estimated time…300 am EDT maximum ef-scale rating…EF-0 estimated maximum wind speed…85 mph maximum path width…30 yards path length…1 mile beginning lat/Lon…40.2357n … Continue reading

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STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE CONFIRMED FROM PLEASANTVILLE TO CHAPPAQUA

NOUS41 KOKX DDHHMM   PNSOKX   CTZ005>012-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078>081-176>179-231000-     PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT   NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY   410 PM EDT MON AUG 22 2011     …STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE CONFIRMED FROM   PLEASANTVILLE TO CHAPPAQUA IN … Continue reading

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Possible Severe Thunderstorms to our N&W?

http://www.spc.noaa.gov/products/md/md1431.html Let’s see if this expands to the east as the day and evening progresses. –Dave

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Final Round 3 on Thunderstorms Today

http://www.spc.noaa.gov/products/md/md1372.html It looks like a severe thunderstorm watch may be issued in 1-2 hours for this afternoon and evening… Dave

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