Tim Williams’ Weather Blog
A cold front that has been draped across the region over the past few days will linger around today, allowing for showers and heavy thunderstorms this afternoon and evening.
The unsettled pattern is obvious as we look at the radar this morning, a few patchy showers and even a batch of steadier rain can be seen impacting the I-95 corridor, with the batch of rain traveling over NYC.
s high pressure slides eastward off the East Coast today, the flow has become southerly and dewpoints will begin to rise to around 60-64 by day’s end.
The weather won’t be so bad today, despite a stalled cold front to the north and Ana to the south we will be under the remnants of high pressure today.
Yesterday was a nice day, with the high at BWI reaching 83.
After a cool start, Saturday was a relatively dreary April day with BWI getting to 52 with plenty of clouds.
Today, there will be less wind across the Northeast, and also no less than partial sunshine.
Yesterday’s weather will be hard to beat in the coming week, as cooler air will tend to dominate the pattern, especially later on.
Despite being under a more settled part of the nation on Saturday, a weak shortwave will be passing over Upstate New York and New England today.
We finally had a pleasant day yesterday with plenty of sunshine, and BWI reached 64.
Cold air damming definitely won out yesterday, as we really never saw the sun or temperatures nearly as warm as we expected.
The base of a strong, upper level trough has edged off the eastern seaboard as of early this morning.