Clouds (and even a morning flurry!) will give way to sunshine later today, and temperatures will again take an icy plunge.
Free water ice, everyone. All over the roads, the walkways, parking lots, steps, etc. No flavors except “ouch,” if you end up slipping on it.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Sunday, February 22, 2015.
Winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories remain in effect.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Saturday, February 21, 2015.
The calendar says it all – if it is close to a weekend, than the weather is either lousy or getting there. This weekend is no exception.
After a morning with near-record lows and highs only in the teens (almost 30 degrees below average), we shift our attention to a storm brewing to the west that will bring another messy mixed bag of winter weather to the area late Saturday afternoon and evening.
Today, a crew from Aqua America, the regional water company that serves the Main Line, was working along Montgomery Avenue in Rosemont, Pa.
We fell just shy of the record low temperature in Philadelphia, bottoming out a degree short at 2°, but new records have been reached in both Trenton and Wilmington.
The Cape May-Lewes Ferry will not be operating Thursday afternoon due to significant ice in the Cape May canal and the Delaware Bay.
Though a weekend storm waits in the wings, first we will have to deal with some potential record temperatures!
The ice is 6-8 inches thick along some parts of the Delaware, and that has prompted the US Coast Guard to take action.
He says elderly residents suffering from dementia walked away from their homes in Upper Dublin and Lower Merion, and were found dead. A third person, from West Philadelphia, was taken to Lankenau Hospital suffering from hypothermia.
Highs on Thursday and Friday are unlikely to reach 20 degrees. Winds will once again be a factor, and it’ll be blustery both days.
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Photos of the thunderstorm damage on July 15th, 2014.
Storm damage across the Delaware Valley on July 3, 2014.
Photos of hail across the Delaware Valley on Thursday, May 22, 2014.