Monthly Archives: December 2015

A Warm Christmas with a Generally Unsettled Weather Pattern

Record warmth remains the top story this year as a strong low pressure system in the great lakes opens up the flood gates for deep southwesterly flow Tonight through Christmas eve night.  Advertisements

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Christmas Week Forecast

Now that we’ve ruled out a white Christmas, let’s see what this week’s weather will bring us. Warmth with a couple rounds of unsettled weather appear likely, but will it be enough to spoil Christmas in Connecticut?

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Record Warmth Possible this Weekend

Warm weather in December? That will certainly be the case for the third major holiday shopping weekend of the year. While things could take a more unsettled turn by the beginning of the work week, there is still no sign of … Continue reading

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Becoming Mild Late week

December warmth will be a trend in our forecast as the background pattern continues to project above normal temperatures.

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Sunny weather to Start, Will it Rain Tuesday?

Discussion: High pressure is building into the region from the west. A weak shortwave and associated cold front approach the area tonight despite which the weather should remain dry. In the upper levels, ridging continues to build into the area, … Continue reading

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Sunny Weekend in Store

The first weekend of December will prove to be a pleasant one as holiday festivities kick off in many areas across the country. Yesterday was the big tree lighting for the famous Rockefeller center tree in Manhattan, NY. As a … Continue reading

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Weather improves Late Week

Rain and fog today gives way to a pleasant ending to the first week of December. The overall pattern for the next couple weeks favors milder, above normal temperatures… so who’s complaining?

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Rain, raw conditions mid-week

The first day of meteorological winter has arrived. A strong El Nino has exerted its influence on our overall temperatures this fall. November was a month with record setting warmth. Central Park’s average temperature of 52.8ºF broke the previous record set … Continue reading

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