Category Archives: Winter

Cold Frontal Winds & Rain 1/31/13

Strong cold front came through early this morning to end the “balmy” conditions present yesterday, Wednesday January 30, 2013. Yesterday highs were record setting and in the 60’s! Not too shabby for January! Stewartsville, NJ received 2.12” of rain and … Continue reading

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PHL Records for February and Winter 2012

…Eighth warmest February on record at Philadelphia… …Fourth warmest meteorological winter on record at Philadelphia…   February, 2012 tied February, 1976 for the eighth warmest February on record with an average temperature of 40.9 degrees. The warmest on record occurred … Continue reading

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Windy Friday Night

Received a gust to 50 mph at my house last night just before 11pm! The following are unofficial observations taken during the past 26 hours for the storm that has been affecting our region. Appreciation is extended to Highway departments…cooperative … Continue reading

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Saturday Snow

Our region looks to get another round of light snow late Friday night into Saturday. Normally this will be minor news in past winters but this year it’s a big deal. Our region continues to to witness a snow drought. … Continue reading

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Warm Winter Energy Usage

What a difference a warm winter makes on energy consumption and $$$! If you look at the above snippet from my electric bill, you will notice the following: Daily use is 12 KWH less this year compared to last Daily … Continue reading

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Snowy Thoughts In A Relatively Snowless Winter

First and foremost I’d like to wish everyone a Happy and safe New Year! I know its been a tough winter for snow lovers. If it were not for the crazy late October snow we would basically be measuring a … Continue reading

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Photos from October 29th 2011 Storm

I needed to be in NYC on Saturday believe it or not. Here are some photos of my drive home on interstate 78: http://www.dabourphotography.com/photos/swfpopup.mg?AlbumID=19814393&AlbumKey=nMFSgW I also took some early morning photos: More of these photos can be found here.

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Shocking Early-Season Snow on the Way?

FRIDAY WEATHER DISCUSSION 10-28-113:30 p.m. Meteorology Lab Endeavour Hall 139 Led by Matthew Souders, Graduate StudentInstitute for Terrestrial and Planetary Atmospheres, School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS)TOPIC:   “Shocking Early-Season Snow on the Way? Gina *******************************Gina Gartin, Staff AssistantInstitute … Continue reading

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Mapping Ice Flow in Antarctica

http://blog.ametsoc.org/news/mapping-ice-flow-in-antarctica/   See video of ice flow in the blog website above – very interesting   Mapping Ice Flow in Antarctica September 14, 2011 · 0 comments A recently released map of the speed and direction of ice flows across … Continue reading

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…Eighth snowiest year (july through june) at Philadelphia…

    July through June of 2010 to 2011, which encompasses the cold season of 2010 to 2011, was the eighth snowiest on record at Philadelphia with 44.0 inches of snow. The snowiest such period occurred in 2009 to 2010, … Continue reading

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