October Surprise? Watching the Tropics Very Closely!

The image above is showing the American suite of medium range forecast models, known as the Global Forecast System (GFS).  This particular model is an ensemble run (notice all of … Continue reading October Surprise? Watching the Tropics Very Closely!

Get through this week… Autumn Chill is headed for Washington!

Gorgeous pink sunset over Washington on 9/20/2016 as seen from the Netherlands Carillon in Arlington, Virginia  (image courtesy National Park Service) I am getting comments from people who are sick and … Continue reading Get through this week… Autumn Chill is headed for Washington!

Average Time of First Frost in the Washington Region

It’s that wonderful time of year…cool crisp mornings, mild, sunny afternoons, the smell of wood burning in fireplaces, honey crisp apples, Halloween just around the corner… and of course the … Continue reading Average Time of First Frost in the Washington Region