Meteorologist Justin Drabick joined the CBS 3 and The CW Philly’s Eyewitness News weather team full time in July, 2010. Drabick has been working part-time at the station since April of this year.
Previously, Drabick worked as a meteorologist for WBOC, the CBS and Fox station on the Delmarva Peninsula. He was also chief meteorologist at WMDT, the ABC station in Salisbury, Maryland for five years.
Drabick is a 2004 graduate of Millersville University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology, with a minor in Environmental Geography. He has since brought that passion for meteorology back to the classroom by teaching a weather course at Salisbury University. Drabick is a member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS). He holds the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) Seal from the AMS, which is regarded as the top accreditation in his field.
A native of Allentown, Drabick is married. His wife, Veronica, works for the federal government.
You may have noticed the moon has been looking bigger and brighter recently. A Supermoon will occur on Sunday afternoon.
The stubborn weather pattern that kept skies mostly cloudy with a few showers this weekend will begin to break for the work week.
The rest of the weekend will not be a washout, but the threat of some showers will continue in the forecast.
Scattered strong to possibly severe thunderstorms will continue to impact the Delaware Valley overnight.
After temperatures below average the past few days, typical late July weather returns for the rest of the weekend.
Tuesday will stay dry with partly sunny skies but you will feel the increase in the humidity levels with high sin the upper 80s. The core of the hottest and humid air will arrive on Wednesday.
Don’t get used to the pleasant temperatures because a warmer and more humid air mass will return over the next few days.
A cold front will be moving through the Delaware Valley tonight keeping the chance for some showers and storms.
A hot and humid air mass continues to build into the region from a stronger southerly wind flow. Tonight will be muggy and warm with low temperatures in the 70s.
Changes in our weather pattern will occur this week, bringing back typical July weather.
It doesn’t feel like the July 4th holiday with below average temperatures and a very dry air mass in place.
The Delaware Valley is experiencing another weekend with a pleasant air mass as a high pressure system remains in place.
It has been a nice stretch with comfortable conditions the past several days, but now the humidity makes a return.
Southerly winds will return on Monday with sun & clouds with high temperatures near average in the mid 80s.
The summer solstice officially arrived this morning at 6:51, which marks the Sun’s farthest point north in the northern hemisphere. This gives us our longest daylight of the year, just over 15 hours in Philadelphia.