Scotts August Summary

  It is officially the end of meteorological summer and with that comes the glorious season of autumn.  Ah yes the season of cooler nights a…

Hurricane Heading Towards East Coast?

The CMC model, shown above, brings Hurricane (to-be) Leslie up the East Coast. Tropical Storm Leslie is still many days away from any landfa…

Boating Forecast for Today and Labor Day

L.I. Sound forecast for Today and Labor Day Winds: 10 to 15 mph Wave heights: 1 to 2 feet Water Temps: New London 72 , New Haven 75 UV index…

August Review From Hamden

August was an overall warm, but more noticeably humid month with above average rainfall here at my station in Hamden.  There were only 2 day…

Lucky Escape From Lightning Strike

Incredible CCTV footage has emerged from Leeds in the United Kingdom of a close encounter with lightning. A man was lucky to escape unharmed…

Coldest Morning of the Month so Far!

With the winds going calm and dry air in place, along with a clear sky temperatures dropped rapidly overnight. In fact low temperatures this…

First Photo Ever Taken on the Moon

(NASA)- Have you seen a panorama from another world lately? Assembled from high-resolution scans of the original film frames, this one sweep…

Despite Isaac, Weekend Looks Sunny

The slowly-meandering of Tropical Storm Isaac has made it difficult for our forecast models to predict its next move. Early in the week, it …

The Blue Moon: Explained

In the 21st century, according to folklore, the name Blue Moon has two meanings. A Blue Moon can be the second full moon in a calendar month…

Tropical Storm Tembin Close to Landfall

Our eyes turn to the tropics, with many storms the meteorological agencies around the world are looking at closely.  Tropical Storm Tembin w…

An Eerie View of Isaac at Night

Early on August 28, 2012, the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi-NPP satellite captured this nighttime view of T…