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Aug 20: Tropical Activity Detected!

Aug 20: Tropical Activity Detected!

Jonathan Carr 🕔19:07, 20.Aug 2014

Tropical development is expected just east of the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles. At this point it’s fairly certain that this will move behind the Leeward Islands and into the Eastern Caribbean Sea under the name Cristobal (if Tropical

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Your Weekly Forecast – Onshore Flow! (Aug 18-22)

Your Weekly Forecast – Onshore Flow! (Aug 18-22)

Jonathan Carr 🕔19:20, 17.Aug 2014

Today looks decent but Tuesday and into the rest of the week will be heavily influenced by onshore flow yielding cooler temperatures, humid air, variable clouds, and possibly scattered rain/storms. On a synoptic scale, an upper-level low pressure system is

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Mixed Weekend Weather Expected (Aug 15-17)

Mixed Weekend Weather Expected (Aug 15-17)

Jonathan Carr 🕔07:17, 15.Aug 2014

High pressure will be in control of the region through at least Saturday night. This will keep it cool and comfortable with little to no chance of rain. Sunday, however, will likely see impacts from a low pressure disturbance moving

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Aug 12: Wet Night Expected

Aug 12: Wet Night Expected

Jonathan Carr 🕔19:40, 12.Aug 2014

Widespread heavy rainfall has already fallen over portions of southern New Jersey. Northern New Jersey is up next as precipitation pushes north along the occluded frontal boundary. Occluded simply means that the cold front has caught the warm front just

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Aug 11: Rain Already Approaching

Aug 11: Rain Already Approaching

Jonathan Carr 🕔18:56, 11.Aug 2014

Rain is already approaching the Washington D.C./Baltimore area from the W/SW. At it’s current pace it should arrive in New Jersey by sunrise if not earlier. I’m starting to get a better idea of how this system is going to

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Mixed Weather Expected! (Aug 11-15)

Mixed Weather Expected! (Aug 11-15)

Jonathan Carr 🕔19:05, 10.Aug 2014

High pressure will have control for another 24-36 hours. This should make for another beautiful summery Monday. Tuesday and Wednesday, however, look rainy and stormy. With any luck we’ll return to fair weather for Thursday and Friday. Let’s break it

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Gorgeous Weekend Alert! (Aug 8-10)

Gorgeous Weekend Alert! (Aug 8-10)

Jonathan Carr 🕔08:09, 7.Aug 2014

The cold front quietly passed through the region yesterday which has pushed the humid tropical air mass out to sea. We’ll now fall victim to high pressure which should be in full control through at least Sunday. Only the smallest

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Aug 5: Storms Expected Tomorrow

Aug 5: Storms Expected Tomorrow

Jonathan Carr 🕔19:53, 5.Aug 2014

Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible throughout the remainder of this evening. Tomorrow holds a greater chance for storms due to a cold front moving through. Expected time of impact is between late afternoon and early evening. Storms riding the

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Bertha: Close But No Cigar

Bertha: Close But No Cigar

Jonathan Carr 🕔09:18, 5.Aug 2014

Yesterday, Bertha was upgraded to a category 1 hurricane but has since been downgraded back to a tropical storm. Today she will parallel coastal Jersey about 300 miles offshore before turning to the northeast and moving out for good. Here’s

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Bertha to impact Jersey Shore (Aug 5-6)

Bertha to impact Jersey Shore (Aug 5-6)

Jonathan Carr 🕔10:39, 4.Aug 2014

It’s peak season at the Jersey Shore. Hundreds of thousands of people are populating the barrier islands as soon-to-be Hurricane Bertha is taking shape. Expected coastal impacts are the most we will see from Bertha. This includes above-average wave heights,

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