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Will Ice Jam Cause Flash Flooding on the Delaware?

A massive, one-mile-long ice jam near Trenton is clogging up the Delaware River, meaning communities along the river should watch out for flash flooding. (Coast Guard […]

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The Worst Polar Vortex-Related Cartoon Of the Day

Thank you PennLive, for printing the below cartoon, underneath the caption: “Good News, We’ve Found Something Colder Than the Polar Vortex.” Thank you, because this […]

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PHOTOS: The Delaware River Has Frozen Over

And now, without further ado, photos of the frozen-over Delaware River.

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Basically Every SEPTA Train Ever Is Delayed Right Now

I was going to compile a full list of SEPTA service delays. Then I went to the @SEPTA twitter feed and realized there was no […]

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside

In case you’re checking this from your extended vacation in Cabo San Lucas, today is the coldest day (on this date) in the history of […]

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Just How Cold Is Philadelphia Going to Get?

Yes, it might feel like spring outside in Philadelphia. It’s definitely not going to stay that way—temps will drop all day and into extreme conditions […]

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Happy New Year! Now Get Ready for Snowstorm Hercules

  The above image is a National Weather Service map of the region about to get dumped with snow sometimes this afternoon. Here are the […]

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Get Ready for Shorts Weather This Weekend

Last week was too cold. This weekend will be too hot. Per 6ABC’s forecast:

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This Is How Hot Philadelphia Will Be in 50 Years

According to a projection by the US Geological Survey, the temperature of the United States–newsflash!–is going to rise a lot in the next century. Here’s […]

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VIDEO: Finn’s First Snow

This appears to be from Sunday’s first snowstorm, but today’s weather gives us extra excuse to run David Rucki’s video of Finn the dog experiencing […]

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Our Favorite Moments From John Bolaris’s Live Weather Chat

John Bolaris is doing John Bolaris, finding a way to be relevant during a major storm by live-chatting at Philly.com.  And as is often the case—remember […]

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Winter Weather, John Bolaris Bear Down on Philadelphia

It’s shortly before 8 am as I write this, and the show is just now starting to come down—big, wet, friendly flakes. We’ve already told […]

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NBC 10 Sends Weekend’s Most Inappropriate Weather-Related Tweet

The good folks at Reddit flagged this one before NBC 10 had time to scrub it.

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The Weather Is Going to Suck For a Couple of Days

The National Weather Service has issued a “Hazardous Weather Outlook” for the next few days. Here it is, in the NWS’s ALL CAPS STYLE which […]

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Philly Sets Record for Coldness

The high of 32 yesterday that was recorded at Philadelphia International Airport was the lowest high ever recorded on November 24th (got that?) in the […]