Red Flag Fever

You’ve heard it before, and you’ll hear it again.  The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning… This happens often during the…

Cherry Blossoms Across Connecticut

With cherry blossoms popping up weeks before their “normal” date, we’ve gotten lots of amazing pictures into Report It.  Check ’em out!

Snowfall Totals

Snowfall reports from Saturday morning across Northern Connecticut.

Weather Photography by Bill Revill

I’d like to introduce to WXedge a local painter/photographer Bill Revill.  Bill is from Meriden and has been painting since he retired last …

What Causes Wind?

What causes wind?  Simply speaking, wind is caused by the irregular heating of the earth’s surface.  As the air is heated, the air rises, cr…

My Wife Gave Me the Best…

I got my first real weather station as a present from my wife. It was a  LaCrosse weather station somewhat of an entry level model, I enjoye…

App Review: Unisys Weather Enthusiast

Please note that this app is only compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.1 or later and an iTunes account is required.…

Scott Cimini chats about hail

Scott Cimini took some time to talk to Steve MacLaughlin about the hailstorm that passed through Connecticut on 3/28/2012.  He mentioned tha…

Goodness Gracious! Great Balls of Fire!

If it’s the song, sure! Ball Lightning? Not so much. Let’s see, last week I was watching Charlie & Karen Carpenter Bee while starting my tan…

Pics & Vids from T-Storms on 3/28/2012

Some thunderstorms are rolling through Connecticut today, here are some of the latest photos sent into the WXedge team. Thanks to all who co…

Oceanographic Arts

Check out this time lapse animation created by the Scientific Visualization Studio at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.  This video was cr…

Another Fatality Avoided on the Merritt

You’re driving down the road, minding your own business, staying within the lines, maintaining the proper 2 (Mississippi) second distance fr…

Perfect Day for Motorcycling!

Motorcycling! There is nothing like it. The openness, the freedom, the economy! My pick-up gets on average 13mpg, whereas my motorcycle, eve…