It looks like we could be in for a slightly warmer start to the winter in the Delaware Valley.
Accumulation is not expected as rain should take complete control over the next few hours
All afternoon the temperature hovered just enough above the freezing mark to keep the precipitations from icing up on the main roads.
Some flights heading into Philadelphia are delayed an average of one hour and 43 minutes.
Early morning steady rain put quite a damper on the commutes of many throughout the Delaware Valley.
It was another mild day today across the Delaware Valley with high temperatures well above average in the 60s. However, Philadelphia was the warm spot reaching 72 degrees.
So far this year, October is our warmest month above average by 2.4 degrees. Then, November started off well below average, but now a warm air mass has returned to the region.
Tomorrow, the rain is not as much of a threat but showers will be with us at any time – tomorrow will be most notable for the wind and the chill. Highs will barely scrabble to the mid-50’s, but with winds gusting to 30mph, it will feel no better than the 40’s for much of the day.
Rain will continue to rotate through the region this afternoon, all part of a large, spinning are of low pressure.
Shower chances will increase tonight with low temperatures in the 50s.
A slow moving area of low pressure will stall just east of the region, rotating in clouds and showers today through Thursday.
Clouds will be on the increase tonight ahead of the next storm system. The clouds will keep temperatures milder tonight with a low around 50 degrees.
The rain is pulling away, and the clouds will eventually give way to some sun. That will be the story of today as we transition towards a pretty nice weekend.
It was a cool start to the week as clouds and a few showers kept temperatures below average in the 60s today. A warm front will then push through the region tomorrow, brining in a warmer and more humid air mass.
A high pressure system will remain in control for Thursday, keeping skies mostly sunny with highs a bit cooler near 70 degrees.