A spring freeze is ahead for our region over the next few days.
The rain follow on Monday (computer estimates from half and in to more than an inch) and that should splatter all the expensive lawn additives into the ground, if not washing away a few of the lighter seeds.
Wednesday, is that you? Nope, it’s Thursday! It just looks and feels like Wednesday.
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.
Of the weekend siblings, Sunday is the better day this weekend.
The weather gets to the April normals this weekend, which is a huge improvement. The normal is 62 and the temps Saturday reach that, if not a degree or two higher.
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.
Range free, humane certified, organic (or, even better, plastic), Easter eggs flew through the air like drones on Saturday as winds gusted past 40 mph.
Once again, March ended up being a cold month with overall temperatures -4.4 degrees below average, but a pattern change should bring typical Spring temperatures to the region during the month of April.
Winter and Spring are battling it out today as a classic early Spring clipper system is bringing rain and even some snow in the mountains today.
Hosted by CBS 3 meteorologist Carol Erickson, the day long complaining event started with her keynote address, “Why The Heck Is It Still So Cold?”
The calendar say Spring but it does not feel like it, as a persistent winter-like pattern continues.
Winter took spring hostage on Friday and refused to give up without a struggle.
March is typically a volatile month as Spring and Winter fight it out. In this case, Winter will win the battle but lose the war. Spring officially arrives tomorrow at 6:45PM but Winter will have one last laugh as up to 6″ of wet snow fall on parts of the Delaware Valley.
Let’s look on the bright side. Spring arrives on Friday! But yes, a Winter Storm looms on the horizon.