The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Steve Caporizzo.
I hope you all had a Wonderful Christmas….Today was quiet and chilly around here…..but at the same time, a tremendous amount of snow has been piling up down wind of Lakes Erie sand Ontario…widespread 21-2ft+ of snow.
Now the BIG Story for Christmas was the VERY Mild air and heavy rainfall…and flooding.
Check out the final Tally of the rain Christmas Day…..East Slopes of the Catskills in Greene and Ulster Counties 4-6″+This combine with warm temps/Snowmelt…Rivers rose VERY high and quick. Check out the Schoharie at Breakabeen…Rose 14 ft !
Latest Surface Maps…..Cold Air continues to pour in…and Lake effect snows are intense up near the Tug Hill…Some flurries and snow showers may work their way down the Mohawk Valley tonight….Chilly-dry on Sunday. The Weak storm and cold front out west heads east. There will be a few scattered rain and snow showers-followed by a push of colder air on Tuesday-Highs may only be in the 20s.
FUTURECAST…..A Quiet but chilly day for Sunday-Partly Sunny Skies. A Cold front approaches on Monday. slightly milder air in advance of this and a narrow band of rain and snow showers. Behind this-another shot of cold air for Tuesday.
TONIGHT: P.Cloudy…Cold…Scattered Snow Showers-Esp north and west. SUNDAY: Partly Sunny/Chilly…MONDAY: Bec. Mostly cloudy/Bit Mild….scattered Rain and Snow Showers.
7-Day & 10-Day Forecast…..Fairly quiet weather in the short term….Shot of colder air Tuesday into Wednesday. By New Year’s Eve….into New Years Day…another significant storm. looks like rain, but we will have to watch some colder air coming in on Thursday…may change to snow north and west