The Arctic Signs of Winter 2013-14
Shown above is a picture I took of the early changing leaves from top of Mt. Tom in Litchfield, CT. Added effects to see where the colors are. Picture below the birds are from Patrick’s great...
BDR Needs just 6.1" to enter Top 5
With the 1.4" that fell Sunday evening at Bridgeport, CT Sikorski Airport; they have entered the Top 10 snowiest February on record. 6.7" on the 3rd 7.5" on the 5th 1.4" on the 9th. They need just 6.1"...
January 2014 CT Weather Summary
It was a snowy & cold month for most of us, however northern CT might disagree. Lets start with Bridgeport, CT (BDR) Monthly Mean of 27° was the 20th coolest January on record (since...
Icy Waves on the Sound
From Milford, CT. It's pretty impressive seeing ice about 1/2 mile out and the tide moving the ice around. This is a 3.5 minute video of it.
Frozen Waters of Conn. - January 2014
I decided to take a few photos today. Here is the one I did from last year. I will venture back out again to take a few more photos from other areas. Camera: Nikon L820 Temperatures last 7 days:...
Coldest Lows at BDR Since 1994
With the next Arctic outbreak coming this week, I decided to pull the data for BDR and see what was the coldest temperature of each year for the last 20 years. It looks like we haven't gone below...
CT Coast More Snow Than the 1980s
Surprised? While looking at the data in recent years, I realized we have had more snow in the last 5 winters than the entire decade of the 1980s. And the 5th winter of the 2010s just got started. The...
Well Above Normal Snowfall to Date Dec. 2013
It's been an amazing start to winter with four snowfalls within 10 days. Here's a look at how far from the normal we are at these locations: BDR with 10.7" for this month is 8.6" above normal to date,...
November 2013 Was a Cold Month
Bridgeport/Sikorsky Airport (BDR) ended November with a mean temperature of 43.6° (1.9 Below normal) making it the 17th coolest November on record (since 1948). 2012 was 10th. Windsor Locks, CT (BDL)...
Coldest Thanksgiving Since 2002
Above graph are the max temps on each Thanksgiving day since 1990. The 1990's had some cold days and the 2000's had some very warm ones. As you can see, the NWS forecast shows that this year could possibly...