Minor to moderate coastal flooding is expected Friday and into the weekend

High pressure across New England and Ian moving into South Carolina on Friday will produce gusty easterly winds. Tides will build starting on Friday and continue into the weekend. Repeated minor to low-end moderate coastal flooding will be likely across coastal locations, with a storm surge of 1 to 2 feet expected. Local Coastal Flooding […]

Hurricane Ian Set to Become Major Storm, Impact West Coast of Florida

I know Florida isn’t my coverage area – but I know there are many who are planning vacations, have family in the projected impact zone or some who may themselves, be there currently. My intention is to follow this storm for the next week and give daily updates along the way to keep all in […]

Moderate to severe drought continues across South Jersey

It’s nice to hear the rain tapping on the roof this afternoon. While every bit helps, we are going to need a lot more to make up our deficit across much of South Jersey. The latest weekly drought report shows much of South Jersey in a moderate to severe drought. There are a few locations […]

Earl expected to graze Bermuda and intensify to a Category 4 Hurricane

While our area has NO tropical threats, Bermuda will be watching Earl closely. A Tropical Storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch are in effect for the island of Bermuda through Friday. Heavy rain and Tropical Storm force winds are expected Thursday into Friday. Earl is currently a Category 2 hurricane with maximum sustained winds near […]

Hooray! South Jersey FINALLY gets some much needed rainfall

“Raindrops keep falling on my head….” Ah, the sound of rain tapping on your roof. I even went outside and danced in the rain! Most of us saw a nice soaking rain. We did have a few flooding issues, especially across the eastern suburbs of Philadelphia, but that has since settled as the rain ended […]

Locally heavy rain could cause flooding Tuesday into Wednesday

A slow-moving front and developing low-pressure system along the coast will produce periods of locally heavy rainfall through Wednesday. Models are all over the place in regards to rain amounts, however, there is the potential for some locations across South Jersey to see amounts 2 to 3+ inches. The period to watch for the heaviest […]

Lost Paddle Boarder Located By Local Heros

Labor Day weekend at the Jersey Shore is a time to sit back, relax and unwind. Tens of thousands head down the parkway to soak in the Summer sun and breath in the fresh smell of the salt air. This past Saturday afternoon was anything but relaxing for one Stone Harbor family who’s 25 year […]