Elevation Matters

Living on West Hill in New Hartford, elevation of 1,000 feet, I have witnessed many drastic changes in weather from higher to lower elevatio…

Current Snow Depth 2/18/13

The current snow depth is down considerably since the blizzard almost 10 days ago. Amounts range from about 3″ near NY border to about 17″ a…

WXedge News 8 Recap: February 18

Recapping WXedge.com for February 18th: -Anniversary of the Presidents’ Day Blizzard of 2003. -Historic snow storms of Presidents’ Day pasts…

Photos: Fun in the Snow

These are some awesome pictures that people sent to us! Check it out! 🙂

Wind Gusts, Wind Chills

After the blizzard dumped up to 40″ of snow, our deep freeze only lasted for a couple of days. Last week was mostly a thaw that peaked on Fr…

Historic Presidents’ Day Snow Storms

Being in the heart of winter, Presidents’ Day weekend has seen some memorable snow storms in the northeastern United States over the years. …

Presidents’ Day Blizzard of 2003

February 15th to 18th, 2003: • Heavy snowstorm slams into Connecticut.• Widespread snowfall totals over a foot.• Maximum snow reports of 20 …

He Likes Long Walks on the Beach

While many of us may be hating the below freezing temperatures we’ve been seeing lately, this snowman Julie spotted on her way to Anthony’s …

Snow Turning to Ice: Be Careful

This picture might look beautiful and very powdery, but wait a few days after temperatures go above and below the freezing point. With freez…

Is Connecticut In A Drought?

Here is the updated Drought Map for the United States.  In Connecticut, we are not experiencing any drought conditions at this time.  Last y…

Space Weather Experts: WXedge Academy

An asteroid and a meteorite, both making headlines in the same day. Check out the video and the rest of our WXedge Academy section for more …

Quincy’s Snowfall Forecasts

Two rounds of light snow are in the forecast between now and Sunday. The map above is my forecast for snow that moves in later tonight and t…