Aug 31: Major Hurricane Dorian Update

Aug 31: Major Hurricane Dorian Update

Jonathan Carr 🕔11:54, 31.Aug 2019

Discussion: Per the latest (11AM) National Hurricane Center update Dorian is a category 4 hurricane moving W at 8mph with a central pressure of 945mb. The slowing trend continues. If you’ve been following my updates the storm was moving 13mph

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Fun(d) the Dream Raises Over $12,000

Fun(d) the Dream Raises Over $12,000

Jonathan Carr 🕔14:41, 30.Aug 2019

On Saturday, July 20, Weather NJ & Friends threw a mid-summer dinner party at The Union Market & Gallery for David’s Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation (DDBCF). The party featured live music, great food, craft brew, award-winning wine, fine artwork and

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Aug 30: Hurricane Dorian Update

Aug 30: Hurricane Dorian Update

Jonathan Carr 🕔13:25, 30.Aug 2019

Discussion: Per the latest (11AM) National Hurricane Center update Dorian is a category 2 hurricane moving NW at 10mph with a central pressure of 972mb. With that said the storm has slowed its movement down a bit and deepened in

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Labor Day Weekend (Aug 30-Sept 2)

Labor Day Weekend (Aug 30-Sept 2)

Jonathan Carr 🕔21:54, 29.Aug 2019

Discussion: Lots of high pressure will be around this weekend and that’s what will likely turn Hurricane Dorian into the E Florida coast. For New Jersey it means a stellar Labor Day Weekend forecast with only some nuisance stuff around

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Aug 29: Hurricane Dorian Update

Aug 29: Hurricane Dorian Update

Jonathan Carr 🕔12:42, 29.Aug 2019

Discussion: Per the 11AM National Hurricane Center update Dorian is a category 1 hurricane moving NW at 13mph with a central pressure of 984mb. This is going to be a pretty grim update for Florida. Dorian will now move through

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Aug 28: Tropics Update

Aug 28: Tropics Update

Jonathan Carr 🕔11:51, 28.Aug 2019

Discussion: All of a sudden the tropics are hot. Tropical Storm Erin should remain out to sea but residents along the SE US (Florida to OBX) should begin paying attention to the evolution of Tropical Storm Dorian. The upper-level pattern

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Great Conditions Continue (Aug 26-30)

Great Conditions Continue (Aug 26-30)

Jonathan Carr 🕔21:51, 25.Aug 2019

Discussion: The upper-jet remains to our N in Canada. It seems to be breaking into short-term split flow patterns here and there but overall 250-500mb flow seems flat and zonal out of the W. Surface high pressure positioning has produced

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Another Early Taste of Fall (Aug 23-25)

Another Early Taste of Fall (Aug 23-25)

Jonathan Carr 🕔12:04, 22.Aug 2019

Discussion: There’s not much to talk about in the upper-levels. The 250mb jet should perform a small dip over the weekend with 500mb geopotential height anomalies near-average. The main driver I’d like to focus on is the surface high that

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Aug 21: The Good Stuff is Coming

Aug 21: The Good Stuff is Coming

Jonathan Carr 🕔10:24, 21.Aug 2019

Discussion: Another hot and humid day is expected across much of the region today. An area of organized low pressure is lifting to the NW in SE Canada. This is the driver of the warm and moist SW flow (the

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Hang in there Jersey (Aug 19-23)

Hang in there Jersey (Aug 19-23)

Jonathan Carr 🕔20:33, 18.Aug 2019

Discussion: The upper-jet should hold to the N of NJ through about Thursday. This will allow 500mb geopotential heights to ridge across the Mid-Atlantic US and keep us warm, humid and unsettled. Temps shouldn’t be unbearable or record-breaking but the

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