West Philadelphia Elementary School Without Heat Closes EarlyOfficials say Alain Locke Elementary School, on the 4500 block of Haverford Avenue, is currently not heated.
Weather: A Brief Warming Trend Before Another Shot Of Arctic AirIf you are excited about the milder temperatures, don't get used to it as another shot of arctic air is in the forecast.
The Calm (And Cold!) After The StormWhile we didn't reach a record in Philadelphia, several others were toppled with ease this morning.
Weather: Temperatures Tonight To Plummet Into The Single DigitsThe deep freeze means that morning travel could be tricky. Slushy spots will re-freeze and untreated roads will remain slippery. Allow plenty of extra time as you head out the door Friday morning and remember to slow down and use caution.
Weather Closes Penn State For First Time In 8 YearsThe university says dining halls will remain open Wednesday and a 6 p.m. men's basketball game is still on, but the library and fitness facilities are closed.
Could We See The Biggest Snowstorm Of The Season This Week?This is a long-duration system which has begun already, in the form of an icy mix snarling the evening commute on Tuesday before a changeover to rain Tuesday night into Wednesday.
Snow Gives Way To Clouds, Continued ColdThe snow is beginning to wind down while the remainder of the day will be cloudy and temps will stay cold through the end of the week.
Weather: More Record Cold For Delaware ValleyPhiladelphia is now 9.2° below average for February - a number that is sure to fall even further by the end of the week - which puts it into the top 5 coldest Februaries of record. Except for a quick surge into the 30s on Wednesday, highs will remain in the 20s.
A Cold Finish To FebruaryAnother arctic cold front moved through the Delaware Valley this morning keeping afternoon temperatures holding in the teens and 20s.
Could This Be One Of The Coldest Februaries Ever?Clouds (and even a morning flurry!) will give way to sunshine later today, and temperatures will again take an icy plunge.
Dangerous Cold Friday Followed By A Weekend Warm-upWe 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.
Jersey Shore Residents Face Pipe Issues Due To Extremely Cold WeatherFire Department and Public Works crews have been answering non-stop calls this week for burst pipes as the Jersey Shore experiences wind chills far below zero degrees.