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.
After two days of sunshine, the upcoming weekend will feature two shots at more snow.
Expect several shots at snow over the next few days.
A powerful nor’easter is set to impact the Delaware Valley tonight through much of the day Tuesday.
Snow squalls will locally reduce visibility and contribute to addition snowfall accumulation.
A more potent storm system will impact the East Coast this weekend with the potential to bring measurable snow to parts of our area.
In our warming world, the overall area of North America covered by snow is decreasing.
The Storm Prediction Center has issued a “Slight Risk” of severe weather for a majority of the area on Wednesday.
Thursday is Groundhog Day, but how often are our furry friend’s forecast correct? We look at the percentages.
Get ready for more flakes to fly Tuesday when a second Alberta Clipper will drop into the region.
Cold, Canadian air, typical the winter season will remain entrenched across the Delaware Valley through next week.
Dense Fog Advisory is in effect for the entire area overnight until 10am on Sunday. Expect widespread visibilities of less than 1/4 mile.
Those attending the Inauguration tomorrow will need the wet weather gear with rain arriving in the Washington D.C. area around noon.
The winter season brings an assortment of weather to the Delaware Valley, and forecasting what will fall is quite complicated.
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.
Overnight, low temperatures will plunge into the teens across the area.