John Bolaris Says We’re Getting More Snow Than He First Thought [UPDATED]

Sounds like a snow day on Friday.


UPDATE: John Bolaris and his eight inches win.

As you might imagine, the local meteorologists have dialed back their specificity a bit after the debacle surrounding our first major snowfall of the season and the whole ridiculous long-range winter forecast thing which didn’t even manage to predict December’s weather with any degree of accuracy. As of Thursday afternoon, after days of cautious speculation, John Bolaris was saying that the predicted snowfall amounts in the Philadelphia region were “inching up.”

Earlier, we told you that the Philadelphia region was set to get as much as six inches of snow, but now Bolaris says that he’s thinking the max could be more like eight inches in Philadelphia. Either way, it sounds like Friday morning is going to be a mess.

Bolaris predicts that parts of South Jersey and the Poconos could get as much as 10 inches. Check back tomorrow when we report on how none of this happened as we expected it to, because it’s, you know, the weather.

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  • Mark

    I guess the snow isnt the only thing that is inching up

  • johnmcfj76

    bolaris..will be calling for THUNDER SNOW and the STORM OF THE CENTURY …idiot!

  • Jay Dee

    Cut the guy a break. He made a mistake at work 13 years ago. He’s only as good as his last

    • Bob Onmicob

      Well if anyone seems up for task, Bolaris does.

  • Missy

    Regardless what we get, it’s gonna be a damn mess either way!!!!

    • JJ

      You go girl!

  • Mr. Center

    Looks like more than 8 inches to me. LOL.

  • DeeJay FiftyFour

    It’s gonna be a big one by the looks of it…. LOL

  • David

    Seems like a HARD prediction to make. Maybe he’s a bit too EXCITED. Perhaps he won’t PULL OUT of this one.

    • Veillantif

      I’m really glad you put your double entendres in all caps. They would have been way too subtle otherwise.

  • Maps

    Blizzard Boner

  • Denise LeDent

    Right up that 95 Corridor…woohooo!!!

  • Nadia

    John blowanus, why can’t this nitwit just go away? Where are the Russian Hookers?

  • Steve

    It’s an impressive looking forecast