Snow: How much for … Tinicum?

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If we can trust the forecasts, at 1 a.m. EST Saturday, a new era in snow measurement will begin at Philadelphia International Airport. Per... Read more

Warmed Arctic, chilled Philly

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Unlike the recent cool-down, what’s coming the next two days is going to feel like a true Arctic blast. Based on the forecasts, with... Read more

‘Arctic?’ The more appropriate word is ‘December’

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Loyal reader Dr. Walter McKuen, one of the region’s most reliable bashers of weather wimps, holds that Philadelphians wouldn’t... Read more

Feds: Ice hits November lows at both poles

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Reports of shrinking Arctic snow-and-ice cover have become matter of routine, but what is different about the latest update from the National... Read more

Third-warmest autumn on record in Philadelphia

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The meteorological fall that ended on Wednesday, marked by a general dryness and a lusciously lingering foliage season, ended up being the... Read more

Year-end special: December warming trend

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With a high Wednesday expected in the mid-60s, about where it should be in mid-April, officially November will finish about 2.5 degrees above... Read more

Rain: This should douse drought talk, for now

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In a pattern we’ve seen in recent years, just as drought conditions have threatened to take a serious turn around here, along comes something... Read more

After delay, freeze finally arrives at the airport

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Just before daybreak Wednesday, the official reading at Philadelphia International Airport dipped to 31, ending the city’s autumnal freeze... Read more