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City Life

PHOTOS: Schuylkill River Near Flood Stage After Monday’s Heavy Rains

The torrential downpours that flooded parts of the region on Monday have prompted the Schuylkill River to rise near flood stage. According to the National Weather Service, […]

City Life

Flash Flooding Update: Waters Surge at the KOP Mall, Upper Darby

Rain has drenched parts the region in problems on Monday. As forecasters warned us in the morning, downpours have prompted flash flooding in the Philadelphia area […]

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City Life

This Blasted Heat Wave Is Finally Coming to an End

Relief is coming, Philly. Forecasters say the heat wave that has stifled the city for nearly a week will finally come to an end on […]

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City Life

Get Ready for Philadelphia’s First Heat Wave of the Summer

Philly, here comes the inevitable: the first heat wave of the summer. Forecasters say we’re in for our first stretch of dangerously high temperatures starting […]

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Forecasters: Severe Thunderstorms Could Bring Lime-Sized Hail, Damaging Winds

The weather might seem positively blissful this Tuesday afternoon — but you’ll probably want to take cover in just a short while. The National Weather […]

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City Life

It’s Finally About to Feel Like Spring in Philadelphia

Good news for your Wednesday: Spring temperatures are on the way to Philly. (In fact, it might even feel a little like summer this weekend.) […]

City Life

Mother Nature Is Playing a Belated April Fools’ Joke on Philly

If you thought our terrible winter weather was going to end in March, you were wrong. Here we are on April 2nd, enduring an unpleasant wintry […]

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Things to Do

Here’s When You’ll See Philly Cherry Blossoms in Peak Bloom

Despite the fact that Mother Nature dumped a half-foot of snow on us last week, it’s officially spring. That means cherry blossoms. Peak cherry blossom […]

City Life

Can We Just Stop With Those Stupid Long-Range Winter Forecasts?

You know, there used to be a time when meteorologists were satisfied simply trying to get next week’s weather correct. But these days, in an […]

City Life

Morning Report: Winter Storm Toby Is Coming, We Swear

Good morning, Philly. Don’t be deceived by the lack of snow this Wednesday a.m. — it’s certainly on its way. As you likely know by […]

City Life

SEPTA, Roads and Schools: What to Know Ahead of Winter Storm Toby

Winter might technically be over, but spring has not sprung, and the snowstorm headed our way will bury any buds that thought they were going to […]

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City Life

Here’s the Latest on the Spring Nor’easter Headed Our Way

This week’s unpredictable forecast has taken a turn for the worse. A winter storm warning will go into effect for the Philadelphia area at 6 […]

City Life

We’re Supposed to Get Snow on the First Day of Spring

Winter’s not over yet — even if Tuesday is the first day of spring. Forecasters expect the fourth nor’easter of the month to dump 4 to […]

City Life

Snowstorm Fallout: Late Openings, Power Outages, and SEPTA Delays

Good morning, Philly! It’s sunny and not snowing on Thursday. We made it through Wednesday’s winter storm, which brought the city about 6 inches of snow. […]

City Life

PECO Outage Hell: Four Kids, Fast Food, and Six Days in a Motel

While most of the 600,000-plus people in the Philadelphia area who lost power after last week’s winter storm are comfortably sitting at home as a […]