Posted by on March 1, 2021 at 6:15 pm

Be encouraged! While March can be a fickle month, it will invariably bring increasing hints of warmer days. Let’s review February and see if we can detect any patterns setting up for the merry month of March.

The Big Recede

Posted by on February 23, 2021 at 6:09 pm

One week ago, we set a USA snowpack record (Lower 48 States) at 73.2%… today, that snowpack has receded to 36% thanks to a quick warmup in the Southern Plains.

BIG Cracks!

Posted by on February 21, 2021 at 10:59 pm

Check out the big cracks in the ice as seen from the MODIS low-orbiting satellite on Sunday morning. This image should frighten anyone into NEVER venturing on the ice! There’s a saying around here which rings true: NO ice is safe ice. In the meantime, watch this infrared loop showing Sicily’s Mt. Etna erupting for […]

Your Questions On WeatherJazz®

Posted by on February 19, 2021 at 2:26 am

From Meteorologist André Bernier: If you have any question for Open Line Friday for The WeatherJazz® Podcast, call me and leave me your weather, science, or even personal question at: (234)-525-5888

Lingering Snow Showers

Posted by on February 18, 2021 at 11:00 pm

The lingering snow showers we see through Saturday will be the kind we will easily deal with. In most cases, the minimal accumulations (1-2″ where snow showers are a bit more stubborn) will be very fluffy and light, easy to push around with a shovel or brush. Happy Frrrrriday, all! Be sure to download or […]

Evolution Of The Cold

Posted by on February 17, 2021 at 9:47 pm

In this 7-day animation, watch as the record cold reports (blue and black dots) spread from the northern plains and spread south to the deep south:

Extreme Cold

Posted by on February 16, 2021 at 1:31 pm

Record-setting deep arctic cold is sprawling into the nation’s breadbasket and will curl into Ohio behind last night’s snow and sleet. Temperatures overnight will average near zero, but go well below inland away from the lakeshore: A second storm will keep the cold air in place through the weekend. Initial storm track will mean that […]

Houston Snowfall

Posted by on February 15, 2021 at 5:33 pm

When daylight returned to the Houston area Monday morning, residents were shocked to see so much snow! No one living today in the Houston area has ever seen snow cover the ground AND the sandy beaches like this. In the meantime, Dallas’ previous  record low of 15°F was SMASHED when their morning temperature fell to […]

Holding At -8.6°F

Posted by on February 12, 2021 at 6:24 pm

Here’s the latest anomaly chart for Cleveland as of Friday at midnight:

Playing Catch Up?

Posted by on February 12, 2021 at 1:50 am

Two very snowy systems may take aim at NEOhio next week. The first one arrives early Tuesday. Early computer models give Ohio’s northerly counties significant snowfall (some of the snow from the totals on the map below will actually come from the 1-3″ expected Saturday night). A second major snowy system ay arrive next Friday! […]