Bob Cox

Dicey Weekend

July 31, 2014 There will be some scattered shower & t-storm activity across the area into this evening & the first part of tonight.  A few towns will see a heavy shower/downpour/thunder, while others stay [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–21 hours ago

NAM 500 millibar forecast for 2 PM Wednesday


The weather pattern aloft (and much of this week) is more reminiscent of something you would see during the cold season – a closed low over eastern Canada and trough across the northeast U.S.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/29/2014

Changing Into Something A Little More Comfortable…..

July 28, 2014 Any lingering showers or storms will wrap up by early tonight.  Otherwise, we will see varying amounts of cloudiness, and lows by morning averaging 55-60.  The humidity will be dropping a bit too, [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/28/2014

Weekend Update

July 18, 2014 The upper-level steering flow will continue to feed some moisture in from the southwest during the next 24-36 hours.  The result will be partly cloudy conditions tonight and a fair amount of [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/18/2014

Weekend Outlook

July 17, 2014 The mid-upper level trough that produced a couple scattered but locally heavy showers in parts of western CT/western MA/SE NY this afternoon will lift out to the northeast overnight into Friday.  High [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/17/2014

Still Unsettled

July 15, 2014 The severe weather this afternoon remained to the southwest & northeast of CT. There are still a number of thunderstorms moving up across MD & NJ and some of this will reach us [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/15/2014

More Storms Today

July 15, 2014 We’ll see showers & storms firing up again by this afternoon around here. With 35+ knots of shear in western areas and a little CAPE (Convective Available Potential Energy) to work with, [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/15/2014

Severe T-Storm Watch

July 14, 2014 The Severe Thunderstorm Watch covers counties shaded in pink through 8 PM, although I’m thinking the biggest problem generated by today’s storms (in CT, western MA, and nearby NY anyway) will probably [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/14/2014

Flash Flood Watch

July 14, 2014 High levels of precipitable water (over 2.0″ at times) will lead to locally heavy rain in t-storms that will occur periodically through Tuesday night. Between now and Wednesday morning some parts of [...]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/14/2014

NAM Friday

Looks Good

Looks dry & comfortable for a few days.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/10/2014