Trending Colder

Posted by on November 21, 2017 at 1:12 pm

After a warm start, November has been trending colder and will likely finish the month that way.

Christmas In Pilaf Book #3

Posted by on November 1, 2017 at 9:58 pm

It’s now available! Visit for Amazon links and a list of book signings this year. Here is my radio interview this morning on WHBC. WHBC Radio Interview And here is the video from our Facebook Weather Page, a place where I will give away a free copy of my book this Friday, November 3rd.

After The Game

Posted by on October 27, 2017 at 1:20 pm

Good news for Friday night high school football games: Most, if not all, fields will remain rain-free through the fourth quarter. The best window for rain will come after midnight tonight, ending after the lunch hour Saturday.

Stunning Dawn

Posted by on October 18, 2017 at 11:54 am

Brad Timerson, a retired science teacher in western New York, captured this beautiful pre-dawn moonrise with Venus still showing in the morning sky. Very soon, Venus will sink into the brighter dawn colors and will disappear from view in December, re-emerging as an evening “star” for much of 2018. In the meantime, have you been […]

Next 16 Days

Posted by on October 13, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Thus far in October, only ONE day (October 1st) was anywhere close to “normal.” While a rather definitive cool-down is coming early next week, it will be short-lived. The overall trend will continue to be mild for October until we approach the end of the month.

Winter Monopoly

Posted by on October 12, 2017 at 12:18 pm

Up to this point, the wintry assaults have been sequestered to the Northern and Central Rockies in the continental USA. That is fairly typical in any given September-October period.

Another Record Day

Posted by on September 22, 2017 at 2:19 pm

Just before 2 p.m. Friday, Hopkins Airport tied the old record for September 22 at 92°F. The old record was set WAY back in 1895!

Crescent Moon

Posted by on September 21, 2017 at 11:24 am

With clear skies over the next 5-6 days, we will start seeing the waxing crescent moon with increasing visibility every night, low in the southwest sky: The full harvest moon this year is on October 5th, Thursday night.

Trending Warmer

Posted by on September 18, 2017 at 1:20 pm

We may have a September departure of -1.5°F right now, but with an extended stretch of warm and dry weather spare an isolated shower, that will change by next week.

Long, Dry Stretches

Posted by on September 15, 2017 at 3:09 pm

Long, warm, dry stretches are somewhat common in the month of September. It appears as though we are in line for one which may extend 7-9 days from today (Friday). How does that compare to other years? Note that, by comparison, how long stretches are in January. The new GOES-16 hi-res satellite images from today […]

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