0 CommentsThe powerful thunderstorm that roared through the region Wednesday with little notice evidently did more damage in the immediate Phladelphia... Read more
0 CommentsJust before a strong front plowed through the Philadelphia region Monday, a tornado touched down in a wooded area about 15 miles northwest... Read more
0 CommentsWhatever else it bodes for the next four months, with the formation of Cindy on Tuesday afternoon, the 2017 tropical storm season in the Atlantic... Read more
0 CommentsOn average the Atlantic Basin doesn’t experience three named tropical storms, those with winds of at least 39 mph, until July 5. But... Read more
0 CommentsJust in time for the peak homeward commute, a severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for the immediate Philadelphia area. Peak winds could... Read more
0 CommentsIt was on June 16, 1972, that a disturbance in the northwestern Caribbean became Tropical Storm Agnes, which went on to become one of the deadliest... Read more
0 CommentsIt got legitimately hot Tuesday — a record 96 at the airport at 3:42 p.m. — besting the 95 of 1956. We can’t say we’re... Read more
Anthony R. Wood has been writing about the atmosphere for The Inquirer for 26 years.