Wind gusts exceeding 70 mph knocked downed thousands of trees, poles and wires, causing power outages for hundreds of thousands of customers from the Poconos to Jersey shore the Delaware beaches.
Heavy rain is expected this weekend as remnants from Tropical Storm Bill spin eastward into the Delaware Valley. A Flood Watch is in effect for our entire region Saturday evening through Sunday because of the threat of downpours and flooding.
Depending on your location, you could see a peek of sun or you could see a stray shower throughout the day.
Weather: Freeze Warnings And Frost Advisories Posted For Second Night In A Row Across The Delaware Valley
Temperatures will plummet to near record lows again and you’ll definitely need the jacket as you step out tonight or early Saturday morning.
A spring freeze is ahead for our region over the next few days.
A cold front draped across the eastern half of the US is bringing clouds and rain to much of the Delaware Valley this morning. The remainder of the day will play out differently depending on where you are.
Why are temperatures so chilly all of a sudden? A ‘backdoor’ front is now to the south of us, allowing an onshore flow to invade the Delaware Valley.
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The calendar say Spring but it does not feel like it, as a persistent winter-like pattern continues.
The snow will fall steadily during the early morning hours as the front sinks south dragging the precipitation bands with it.
A storm system currently over the deep south bringing rain and snow will track northeast off the southeast coast Thursday morning. The storm will brush our southern viewing area with a quick round of snow early Thursday morning.
Weather forecasters around the Delaware Valley missed the mark in predicting this winter storm.
The Nor’easter will continue to intensify off the east coast and track northward tonight.
PennDOT and City officials started treating roads late Sunday night, and at midnight PennDOT began rolling out the road crews, meaning a full fleet of salt and brine trucks and plows are ready to go.
Clouds will eventually give way to some sunshine this afternoon, but it will then disappear tonight just as quickly as it came, as a minor system will bring a few showers for Tuesday.