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October-like Weather Continues into the Weekend

September 12, 2014 0 Comments
October-like Weather Continues into the Weekend

The coldest air mass since spring continues to provide us with unseasonably cool weather as we round out only the second week of September. Yes, we have to remind ourselves that it is only September, but from the way it looks and feels, it might be late October or early November. Our Friday is featuring […]

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Cool for now, but much warmer weather is just days away

May 16, 2014 0 Comments
Cool for now, but much warmer weather is just days away

It certainly has been a cool and unsettled week, for the most part, thanks to a stagnant weather pattern that has forced the upper level winds in the jet stream southward into the southern Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, allowing Canadian air into the region. A large storm system that has settled into the Great Lakes continues […]

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The Coldest Morning of the Season, More Cool Weather Ahead

October 17, 2013 0 Comments
The Coldest Morning of the Season, More Cool Weather Ahead

Cool, dry high pressure produced clear skies for us Wednesday night, allowing our temperatures to drop to frosty levels across most of the local area.  While many of us have seen frost in recent days, this was the first widespread major frost event of the season.  If you’re thinking it’s kind of late for a […]

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A Chilly Morning

September 3, 2013 0 Comments
A Chilly Morning

We’ve certainly had our share of autumn-like days in the past month or so, but this morning’s chilly temperatures seemed to do the best job of reminding us how close we are to fall and that frosty weather may be just around the corner.  Thanks to a strong area of Canadian high pressure that fed […]

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The Coldest Morning In Nearly A Month

April 6, 2012 0 Comments

We woke up to the first widespread frost/freeze in weeks this morning as a large portion of the local area dropped below freezing.  The low temperature of 30° in Rochester this morning was the coldest reading since we bottomed out at 18° on Friday, March 9th and was the first subnormal low temperature in about […]

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Freeze Watch Tonight

April 5, 2012 0 Comments
Freeze Watch Tonight

As strong Canadian high pressure settles into the region from the north, scouring out our clouds and drawing in some drier air, we’re looking at a perfect situation for a colder night in our area.  In fact, a Freeze Watch has been issued for the majority of our viewing area meaning lows will be around […]

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The Coldest Morning In Quite A While

October 21, 2011 0 Comments

Cool, dry high pressure set the stage for a rather chilly night in our region last night and we woke up to the coldest temperatures of the season so far.  Rochester, for instance, dropped into the 20s for the first time since April 5th with a morning low temperature of 29°.  The widespread subfreezing readings […]

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End of the Growing Season For Some of Us Tonight

September 14, 2011 0 Comments
End of the Growing Season For Some of Us Tonight

The second cold front in as many days has swept through the region, drawing in some much cooler air for us and bringing a taste of October to the area.  After a blustery, somewhat chilly day today we’ll have a calm, clear, and chilly night tonight, setting the stage for our first frost.  You might […]

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A Look Ahead at a Typical March

March 3, 2011 0 Comments
A Look Ahead at a Typical March

Today’s gray, cool, and damp weather is very typical for this time of the year as we get a taste of both winter and spring in the air and temperatures are in the 30s across the area.  You might say this is the quintessential early March day that is featuring snow, sleet, freezing rain, freezing […]

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