Seasonably warm, humid and unsettled weather is on tap for mid week with showers and thunderstorms possible in the afternoon and evenings.
Today and TonightHot, afternoon showers and t'sorms?
Today will be partly cloudy, hot and humid with afternoon high temperatures in the low 90s. There is a 40% chance of some late afternoon or evening showers and thunderstorms. While a severe storm cannot be ruled out, the biggest threat from these storms is heavy rain. Overnight, some lingering storms (30%) are possible, especially early. Temperatures will be mild, only dropping to the low 70s.
TomorrowHot and Humid, Afternoon Storms.
Wednesday will be hot and muggy with afternoon highs in the low 90s. There is a 40% chance of afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms. Refer to Jason's forecast
for the rest of the week and weekend.
Keith Dixon presents on climate change Saturday at the 3rd annual Eastern US Weather Conference in Philadelphia. Courtesy of Quincy Vagell.
2007 Eastern US Weather Conference
The 3rd annual Eastern US Weather Conference
was held in Philadelphia this past weekend. Nearly 100 people attended the 2 day event. Highlights included a meet and greet with Accuweather's Joe Bastardi
on Friday night, and Saturday morning's competing perspectives on climate change by WSI's Joe D'Aleo
and GFDL's Keith Dixon
. Philadelphia's own Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz
capped off the weekend with a presentation on the evolution of forecasting. Tony Wood
of the Philadelphia Inquirer was on hand to document the events. His recap can be read here
. In addition to those in attendance, over 600 people streamed live audio/video to the comfort of their own homes, courtesy of Internet Partnership Radio
. Check Pod Weather
soon for a complete audio and video archive of all the workshops and presentations.