Justin Drabick Blog
The past few days have been colder than average with highs only in the 40s with some flurries around, but a better chance to see some widespread snow will arrive on Tuesday.
As expected, upper-level energy over the southern U.S. is developing a low pressure system off the southeast coast Tuesday morning. The low will continue to intensify and track up the east coast, but how far offshore is still the question.
While this storm will be nothing like Sandy, its main impacts will be felt along the shore with another round of rain, wind, and tidal flooding.
This first official weekend of summer ended up very pleasant with near average temperatures and low humidity. A trough or dip in the jet stream over the northeast this weekend has kept a cooler and drier air mass in place. As we move into the workweek the jet stream pattern will change a bit.
The weekend ends with a very humid air mass over the Delaware Valley. Dew points reached the 70s on Sunday which is very high. Dew points are another way to measure the humidity.
By Justin Drabick: In less than a week, another tornado touched down in the viewing area.