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I’m a life long resident of Connecticut, currently living in Granby, Connecticut. Graduated from Southern Connecticut State University in 1987, with 32 years experience as an air quality and operational forecasting meteorologist with 21 years as a radio and TV broadcast meteorologist in the Hartford, Connecticut Market.

Recent Articles
  • Get ready for our first winter storm: Sunday afternoon through late Monday into early Tuesday

    After a few quiet days in the weather department, we focus our attention on Sunday. We have a winter storm watch ahead for a long duration winter weather event from Sunday afternoon through Monday night and into early Tuesday morning. If you’re traveling on Sunday you may want to start thinking about hitting the road a day early.  The first winter storm is upon us with accumulating snowfall for most. While this isn’t a block buster storm due to the […]

  • Summer warmth today, showers tonight, clearing and cooler Sunday

    After a fall-feel Friday, we’re back to “summer” today with highs near 80 degrees under partly to mostly sunny skies. There is a chance for some showers or even a rumble of thunder tonight after 9-10 PM. But the rain will be gone by early tomorrow  morning. Then we’re in for another great day with early clouds breaking for sun. Temperatures will be a bit cooler Sunday with highs in the low-mid 70s. A bigger warm-up arrives Wednesday of next […]

  • Dorian closes in on Bahamas as dangerous Category 5 storm

    McLEAN’S TOWN CAY, Bahamas — An already dangerous Hurricane Dorian intensified yet again Sunday as it closed in on the northern Bahamas, threatening to batter islands with Category 5-strength winds, pounding waves and torrential rain as people hunkered down in schools, churches and other shelters. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Dorian’s maximum sustained winds have increased to 160 mph (260 kph), up from 150 mph (240 kph). It is moving west at 8 mph (13 kph). “Devastating hurricane […]

  • Another beautiful sunny day today!

    Today is another gorgeous day for us. Mostly sunny, as pressure still dominates our weather.  Highs similar to Saturday in the low 80s a bit cooler by the shoreline as a sea breeze develops. Heading towards the beginning of the work week we bring in several chances for rain. The first Monday evening into lingering overnight in Tuesday morning. Some models are speeding up the approach of the rain into the state but for now the morning is dry, the […]

  • Rain through early Sunday; scattered showers Sunday afternoon

    Get ready for a wet, chilly Mother’s Day weekend. If you have outdoor plans with Mom it’s time to start thinking about plan B! We are anticipating 1″-2″ of widespread rain but there could be higher amounts up to 3″ in some heavier rain bands. Today will start off cloudy with rain developing in the morning for areas west of the CT River. Locations east of I-91 will hang on to the drier weather a little longer with rain beginning […]

  • Warm, summer-like today; cool spring temperatues Sunday

    Summer weather will stick around for one more day today. Then if you like it a bit cooler, spring returns Sunday. Clouds will break for some sun and temperatures will climb into the upper 70s to near 80 degrees! It will be warm right down to Connecticut’s beaches with a warm westerly wind. Sunday the wind switches direction. A northeast wind will bring a return to cooler temperatures with highs in the upper 50s to low 60s. There is a […]

  • A mix of sun and clouds, slight chance for an evening shower; warm, sunny Easter Sunday

    Sunshine will give way to afternoon clouds as a warm front approaches with the chance for a shower towards sunset.  Warmer air will move in tonight, followed by a big warm-up Easter! Temperatures will soar into the 70s and 80s on Sunday!  The rest of the day will be partly to mostly sunny, breezy and warm. Showers and the chance for an isolated thunderstorm is possible towards sunset but most towns will stay dry for family fun and Easter egg hunts. […]

  • Occasional light snow, sleet and rain this morning, drying out this afternoon, sun returns Sunday

    Our latest storm delivered a good 1″-1.5″ of much-needed precipitation since yesterday with an inch of sleet across northern areas. However, we escaped a major sleet and ice storm last night because a dry slot intruded into the area preventing major issues today. This storm is history with precipitation ending mid-day along with the possibility of a little sun peaking through the clouds this afternoon and evening. Temperatures then slowly warm up for Sunday and the beginning of next week before more rain moves back in by Tuesday.  […]

  • Scattered showers, chilly this weekend

    Today and Sunday won’t be the most beautiful days by any means, as a stationary front sets up essentially right over us. Highs will be in the 40s with mostly cloudy skies and waves of showers. There will be a few scattered light showers this morning, with more numerous showers this afternoon/evening as a cold front moves through the area. Unsettled weather continues into Monday and Tuesday, but we should start to see some better weather by the middle/end of […]

  • Colder, with less wind expected for Sunday

    After a tranquil autumn season with lots of sun and very little precipitation, get ready for an active weather pattern this first full week of December.  December is the start of meteorological winter and we will have several chances for some wintry precipitation this week. Your Sunday will feature more sunshine and a lighter wind than Saturday, so it will not feel as chilly as Saturday even though temperatures may be a few degrees cooler. The first system is an […]

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