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Winter Outlook 2013-14: Anatomy of a Winter Storm

This is the first part in our four-part 2013-14 winter outlook series. The first two posts this year will look back at some memorable major snow and ice... (Read more)

Winter 2012-13 Recap

Back in December, we released our winter outlook that included our own winter forecast and the predictions of the woolly worm, farmers' almanacs, and two... (Read more)

Wind Chill Tells the Tale of Bitter Winter Conditions

For those cold winter days when the wind seems to bite at your skin, meteorologists have developed a way to quantify the hold that the cold has on you. Antarctic... (Read more)

When is it most likely to snow?

With the threat of snow for much of North Carolina in the forecast, we wondered how typical was the timing of this event. We often get asked about when... (Read more)

Winter 2012-13 Pattern Update

To this point, winter 2012-13 has shown some potential for sending cold and wintry weather to North Carolina but has largely failed to deliver. The potential... (Read more)

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