Weather or Not Archive: October, 2010

Drought Watch; make that, Drought Wash

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When the rains started last week, Philadelphia's precipitation total for the previous 30 days was under a third of normal. Through yesterday... Read more

Hurricane Season 2010: Just a lot of wind?

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The pre-season predictions were ominous, as were the in-season updates. The consensus was that this had the potential to be one of the most-destructive... Read more

Flood oddity: Shore spared

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To the west and north of Philadelphia, rain amounts came in even higher than the scary forecasts, but rain was not much of an issue at the... Read more

Record Rains

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The two-day rain totals didn't quite approach the levels of Floyd, in 1999, but the final tallies resembled snow accumulations and did break... Read more

Floods: State of the rivers

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The region's waterways are still processing the mass quantities of tropical moisture they ingested, and some of the major ones remain above... Read more