Weather or Not Archive: April, 2012

Dryness, also near record

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In today's Inquirer we quoted Scott Guiser at the Penn State Agricultural Extension in Bucks County as saying he's seen nothing like the warmth... Read more

Warm Philly, cooler world

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We mentioned in today's Inquirer article that the first 15 weeks of 2012 have constituted the warmest such period on record. For all our fellow... Read more

Solar energy, and climate change

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In today's Inquirer we published an article about what role sunspots may have had in the sinking of the Titantic. As NASA's Rodney Viereck... Read more

Dry, dry, extra dry

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In its weekly update, the U.S. Drought Monitor is showing some form of drought covering two-thirds of the region from West Virginia to Maine... Read more

Irene, good night

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Irene, blamed for 49 deaths and historic flooding, has entered he hurricane hall of fame. The National Hurricane Center announced today that... Read more

Philie forecast: Pitchers' night

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Roy Halladay or Josh Johnson need less help from nature than most mortals, but tonight they'll get it anyway. Temperatures at game time will... Read more

Long-range pratfalls

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A prod from loyal reader Steve Lapin, along with the releases yesterday of the Colorado State University's long-range hurricane outlook and... Read more

Coming soon: 180-day forecast?

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The winter was about as brutal to most of the long-range forecasters as it was to anyone trying to make a living off of snow. "I don't think... Read more