Winter Continues Tonight & Thursday

Posted: March 3, 2015, 8:53 pm by cspeciale
NAM modeled 7AM temperatures March 5, 2015


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A Backwards November and December 2014

Posted: January 2, 2015, 11:42 am by cspeciale


Above is a snow covered fall foliage landscape from November 2014 in Warren County, NJ


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2014 Top 5 Extreme Weather Events

Posted: December 24, 2014, 3:13 pm by cspeciale


(Above images courtesy of Wiki Commons)


As we say goodbye to 2014, let’s review the top 5 most impressive and extreme weather events that occurred throughout the U.S this year in chronological order.

February 12 – 13, 2014 Northeast Snowstorm

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Wet and Rather Warm in October 2014

Posted: November 4, 2014, 7:50 am by cspeciale

Above image of a water spout near Seaside Park, NJ October 21, 2014. Image courtesy of Eric Wojciechowsk on Vimeo. See video below.

While the Northeast endured a persistent dry trend over the past few months, Mother Nature switched gears in October bombarding the region with back to back systems and putting the brakes on the ongoing deficit. In fact, the amount of rain Boston received this month was more than double the combined monthly rainfall total from August and September! Let’s review this busy month.

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New England Drought Affecting Fall Foliage?

Posted: October 8, 2014, 9:28 am by cspeciale

Left: Weymouth Back River, MA Sept 2014 (license). Right: Typical foliage scene from October 2014

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A Dry Transition to Autumn: September 2014

Posted: October 7, 2014, 9:41 am by cspeciale


Above photo shows early fall foliage seen in late September 2014. 
Photo from Kimberly Vardemen via flickr (


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A Mainly Quiet End to Summer: August 2014 Summary

Posted: September 3, 2014, 4:19 pm by cspeciale
Spring Lake, NJ during one of the many gorgeous summer beach days. Photo from Nick Harris ( via WikiCommons under Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Generic license.


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Waterlogged! Historic Rainfall Review August 12 - 13, 2014

Posted: September 2, 2014, 12:41 pm by cspeciale


View of the Southern State Parkway on Long Island Aug 13, 2014, courtesy NYSDOT.


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A Very Busy July!

Posted: August 5, 2014, 8:28 am by cspeciale
Manasquan, NJ July 14, 2014. Photo Courtesy Andrew Mills/The Star Ledger

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Weather's Influence on Air Travel

Posted: July 22, 2014, 12:45 pm by cspeciale

Image from WikiCommons.

Summer is a popular time for families to take their annual vacation and many do so by flying to their destination of choice. Of course, frequent flyers know that adverse weather from Mother Nature can put a damper on travel plans. But what type of weather actually causes the most delays and what time of year are you most likely to spend extra time at the airport? Let’s take a look at how weather influences air travel.

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