2012 Billion-Dollar Weather Disasters

The United States is wrapping up the year with preliminary information on eleven weather-related events, which equated to at least 1 billion…

2012 Drought Continues…Just Not for CT

As 2012 comes to a close, many will begin to reflect on the last 12 months of weather.  The first event that I think about, like many in the…

Driving Safety Tips for Winter Weather

With the recent snow and more snow forecast for this upcoming weekend, it is a good time to review some Winter safe-driving tips! If at all …

What Happened to Summer – 1816

Imagine putting away your swim suits for winter jackets, hanging your boogy board to take down the sled and I don’t mean September and throu…

Introducing Dual Polarization Radar

In the years before radar, people had very little advanced warning of severe weather.  Because of this many died in floods, snowstorms, hurr…

Snowfall Totals in Hamden

The snow started here in Hamden, CT around 5:15, Quickly coating the roads and sidewalks with a coating of snow. It has accumulated quickly!…

Quincy’s Snowfall Forecast

Snow should reach extreme southwestern Connecticut by 3 p.m. Snow will overspread the state from SW to NE, reaching Windham County between a…

Christmas Tornadoes

The examiner reports: “The tornado outbreak, which also impacted three other states across the South, is the biggest to ever hit on Christma…

What is the NAO?

Now that we’ve officially entered winter, we’re hearing about the various factors that influence our weather. One such factor that is mentio…

Winter Weather Advisory In Effect

A winter weather advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service for Northern Fairfield, Northern New Haven, Northern Middlesex, No…

Central Park Needs 3”

Every single time NYC got less than 3″ of snow in December, they ended up with below normal snowfall for the winter since 1980. Every single…

December 26th: Blizzard of 2010

• Storm began to develop on Christmas Day and lasted into the 27th • Heavy snowfall with the highest total of 18.0 inches in Wilton • Numero…

A Busy Stormy December 2012

What a month. Aside from the Lake Effects and small waves, here’s some notable ones for just this month… December 9th-11th – Storm goes into…