High pressure continues to strengthen on Friday, meaning mostly sunny skies prevail, aside from the morning fog in the valleys. High temperatures will be back above average, reaching the upper 50's and lower 60's in some locations.
As meteorologists, when we talk about long term forecasting, we look at global changes in the weather pattern. While there are several different types of these teleconnections, or oscillations, the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is one of the most influential for North America.
The "Blizzard of 2015" was the sixth biggest storm for Boston since 1935, with the most snowfall ever in January at just more than 24 inches. The damage is being seen as residents are digging out across the northeast. In the coastal Massachusetts town of Marshfield, a violent storm surge pounded the
Today Mt. Ashland Ski Area leaders announced they are laying off all staff, even the "core staff of employees". You can read the statement from the current General Manager below, and you can find out about an offer they have for skiers.
On Thursday, an announcement was made that recent storm systems will allow California to provide more water to local agencies and farms. Even as the drought continues into its fourth year. State officials say that the storms in early December boosted supplies in its vast reservoir system.