Weather or Not Archive: April, 2013

Snow-phobes: You can come out now

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Back on April 27, 1967, 0.1 inches of snow was measured at Philadelphia International Airport, settting a record for the latest measurable... Read more

Record warm Atlantic temperatures

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From Cape Hatteras to Maine, Atlantic sea-surface temperatures along the coast warmed dramatically last year, according to the National Oceanic... Read more

Snow, rain, taxes

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We know from experience that weather can be taxing, and for decades, to various degrees U.S. taxpayers have been paying the bills for weather... Read more

Weather service furloughs still in forecast

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As reported, the government says that a hiring freeze imposed last month isn't enough: It will have to find ways to cut more costs at the National... Read more

Summer: Cooler outlook

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Given the recent performances, we are wary of putting much stake in any seasonal outlook, but as a public service on a gray day we offer a... Read more

Tornado threat

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At last look on radar, that strong line of storms marching across Pennsylvania still appeared to be a few hours away, although the skies are... Read more

Storm clouds at weather service

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Between July 1 and Sept. 30 -- coinciding with the peak of the hurricane season -- all National Weather Service forecasters and all other employees... Read more

Hurricanes: Here we go again

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Sea surface temperatures in much of the tropical Atlantic are averaging 1 to 2 degrees Fahrenheit above normal, and forecasters warn that could... Read more