Lauren Casey

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Meteorologist Lauren Casey, a Pennsylvania native and Rutgers graduate, joined CBS 3’s Eyewitness Weather team in September, 2015.

Lauren came to CBS 3 from sister station WCCO-TV in Minneapolis where she has been the weekend meteorologist since 2011. Previously, she was the morning meteorologist at WINK-TV in southwest Florida. She began her broadcast career in Macon, Georgia where she honed her severe weather forecasting skills covering everything from hail to tornadoes.

Lauren was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, but considers South Jersey, where her Mom and Grandparents live, her home. She is a 2006 graduate of Rutgers University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology. While at Rutgers, she interned with the National Weather Service in Mount Holly, News Jersey and at WCAU-TV in Philadelphia.

Lauren holds the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) designation by the American Meteorological Society. She especially enjoys sharing that knowledge with children and adults and has taught a weather course for Florida Gulf Coast University’s Renaissance Program as well as hosted workshops for children..

In addition to weather, Lauren has a love of the outdoors. She has shared the back-country trails of Glacier National Park with grizzly bears, and she has trekked through parks of Zion, Grand Teton and the Grand Canyon.

 

Great Viewing Conditions For Perseids Meteor Shower 2017

Great viewing conditions overnight for a peek at the Perseids!

08/10/2017

Weekend Storm Brings Drenching Rain To The Delaware Valley

An extensive swath of precipitation will continue to overspread the Delaware Valley from southwest to northeast tonight.

07/28/2017

Rare Summer Nor’Easter To Bring Heavy Rain Friday, Saturday

A slow-moving, rare summer Nor’Easter to impact the Delaware Valley Friday into Saturday.

07/27/2017

First Total Solar Eclipse In North America In Almost A Century

That’s right. In late August, Americans will witness the first total solar eclipse to cross the continent in a century. 

06/21/2017

Colorful Clouds To Illuminate Sky During NASA’s Rocket Launch Thursday

A rocket launch set for Tuesday at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia has been scrubbed due to cloudy skies.

06/12/2017

Temperatures Take A Tumble After Heat Wave

After a May heat wave with three days in a row of 90 degree high temperatures, a strong cold overnight will kick the August-like heat to the curb. The A/C will get a much needed nap as highs Saturday struggle to 70 degrees, but much drier air is set to bring significant humidity relief.

05/19/2017

2017 Hurricane Season: Now Is The Time To Prepare

June 1 marks the start of hurricane season, and the time to prepare is before the season begins.

05/10/2017

Researchers Predict 149 Percent Increase In Severe Air Turbulence By 2050

Flying through turbulence is never fun, though it’s usually nothing too scary, but that could change.

05/02/2017

Science Center: The History Of Naming Hurricanes

Last week, the names Matthew as well as Otto, which caused major damage in Nicaragua and Costa Rica, were stricken from a list of alphabetical names used to identify and track tropical systems.

04/12/2017

Weather Blog: Keep The Umbrella Around

A large swath of precipitation is presently overspreading the area. Expect steady rainfall for much of the overnight with times of heavy rain and embedded thunderstorms.

04/03/2017

Winter Weather Advisory Issued Ahead of Snow For Parts Of The Region

After two days of sunshine, the upcoming weekend will feature two shots at more snow.

03/17/2017

Winter’s Revenge: More Snow Possible For The Weekend

Expect several shots at snow over the next few days.

03/16/2017

WEATHER BLOG: Powerful Nor’easter To Bring Heavy Snow To Northeast

A powerful nor’easter is set to impact the Delaware Valley tonight through much of the day Tuesday.

03/13/2017

Weather Blog: Expect To See Steady Snowfall During Morning Commute

Snow squalls will locally reduce visibility and contribute to addition snowfall accumulation.

03/09/2017

Weather Blog: Potential For Snow This Weekend

A more potent storm system will impact the East Coast this weekend with the potential to bring measurable snow to parts of our area.

03/07/2017

Warmer Winters Don’t Mean Less Snow

In our warming world, the overall area of North America covered by snow is decreasing.

02/27/2017

Weather: Area Could See Severe Storms This Week

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a “Slight Risk” of severe weather for a majority of the area on Wednesday.

02/27/2017

How Often Is He Correct? Punxsutawney Phil May Need A New Day Job

Thursday is Groundhog Day, but how often are our furry friend’s forecast correct? We look at the percentages.

02/01/2017

Second Alberta Clipper To Bring Possible Snow Tuesday

Get ready for more flakes to fly Tuesday when a second Alberta Clipper will drop into the region.

01/30/2017

Weather: Multiple Chances For Snow To Hit Region Over Next Week

Cold, Canadian air, typical the winter season will remain entrenched across the Delaware Valley through next week.

01/27/2017

Weather Blog: Fog And Rain On The Way

Dense Fog Advisory is in effect for the entire area overnight until 10am on Sunday. Expect widespread visibilities of less than 1/4 mile.

01/22/2017

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Breaking Down The Biggest Weather Events During Presidential Inaugurations

Those attending the Inauguration tomorrow will need the wet weather gear with rain arriving in the Washington D.C. area around noon.

01/19/2017

Why Forecasting Winter Precipitation In Our Region Can Be Tricky

The winter season brings an assortment of weather to the Delaware Valley, and forecasting what will fall is quite complicated.

01/12/2017

Weather Blog: When Will The Cold End?

Expect a low temperature of 14° in the city by early Monday morning, with single-digit lows in the northwest suburbs, Lehigh Valley and Poconos.

01/08/2017

Weather Blog: South Jersey, Delaware Rocked By Winter Storm As Arctic Air To Persist

Overnight, low temperatures will plunge into the teens across the area.

01/07/2017

Weather Blog: How Much Snow When It’s All Over?

When the snow wraps up, expect final storm totals of up to 10 inches of snow or more in some parts of the region.

01/07/2017

WEATHER: Mother Nature, Santa Gift Us A Pleasant Christmas, But Rainy Christmas Eve

Lauren Casey breaks down the holiday weekend weather.

12/23/2016

Weather Blog: Saturday Morning To Bring Wintry Mix

Snow showers will commence across the area after midnight with a period of steady snow probable in Philadelphia from 4am to 7am.

12/16/2016

Weather: Temperatures To Continue Falling Friday As Arctic Air Invades

The coldest of the cold will be felt early Friday morning.

12/15/2016

Wintry Mix of Snow, Freezing Rain Possible Sunday, Monday

Only minor snowfall accumulations expected with Sunday’s system with an inch or two possible in the higher elevations though a period of rain and snow mix .

12/09/2016

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