As we should be used to by now, we have another wet weather system moving in for Monday. This one, like the last several, will be short on snow and long on forecasting challenges.
Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this morning (for the 102nd time) and predicts six more weeks of winter, but for snow lovers in Philadelphia, it seems that winter never arrived.
Every possible type of winter precipitation takes aim on the Delaware Valley as we move through the day and night.
We’re still looking for a similar set up storm-wise for late Sunday into Monday, mostly rain south (Delaware and southern New Jersey) with rain/snow/sleet/freezing rain from 1-3 inches in Philadelphia and suburban points just east and west.
An arctic air mass and whipping winds will drive wind chills below zero Saturday morning.
It’s funny how the mid-30’s can feel downright comfy after a day locked in the teens, isn’t it? Today’s weather started with a brief period of light snow, then transitioned into a breezy but pleasant and mostly seasonable afternoon. Don’t get too used to it.
There are more snow opportunities during the next several days and even more biting wind chills