Good Morning from Delmar, NY ...

Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Wednesday: Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 55. North wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. New moon. The sun will be rising at 7:17 am, with the first light at 6:49 am. more >>

Bad news, America: The Polar Vortex is coming back!

Bad news, America: The Polar Vortex is coming back!

If the polar vortex really kicks into high gear this year, it could be some very dramatic weather this year. Fortunately, energy prices seem to be coming down. New York State and the Northeast have become very dependent on natural gas both electricity and heat, and in an extended cold spell could prove very problematic if reserves run low like happened in Western NY during the 1977 blizzard.