Summary: January 25-26 Snow

By: Buckey2745, 6:10 PM GMT on January 26, 2015

The snow has come and gone, and as expected we have a pretty sharp gradient across Central Ohio. Lets get to the snow totals:


Our friends north and west of Columbus got the most snow again, but what's more interesting to me is the gradient just across Franklin County:


Hilliard won with 5", and here in Canal Winchester I only got 2". A lot of the reason for that spread is the all day rain we got yesterday before ever getting a change...

LiveBlog: January 25th Clipper

By: Buckey2745, 5:51 PM GMT on January 25, 2015

12:40pm, 34.7°
Even though the NWS started projecting this storm to go a little further south yesterday evening, as daylight broke today I got the feeling that maybe we should have actually moved the heavier snow estimates further north.... not south.

Shortly after my post yesterday the NWS issued Winter Weather Advisories for areas along and north of I-70. By the overnight shift they had added another row of counties further south. But now that the...

Updated: 3:26 AM GMT on January 26, 2015

Sunday Clipper: Location, Location, Location

By: Buckey2745, 4:23 PM GMT on January 24, 2015

We've had a handful of clipper systems this season, but so far only one has actually brought us any snow in the Columbus area. Now we have a chance for our second accumulating clipper of the season, but unlike most clippers this isn't a slam dunk all-snow storm.

A few days ago this looked like it could be a rain maker, as the low pressure was shown going right over Central Ohio. Now a southern track at least promises we should see some snow, but will it s...

LiveBlog: Approaching Ice Event

By: Buckey2745, 5:02 PM GMT on January 11, 2015

11:44am
This is why I put off predicting amounts and locations until the last minute, because now it looks like instead of this being a southern Ohio icing, it could be right through the I-70 corridor now.

This will not be a snowfall event. Yes, there's a chance we could see a dusting at the tail end of this thing Monday, but this will be a strictly freezing rain and sleet storm. So many times in the past I've focused on how much sleet will fall beca...

Updated: 12:59 AM GMT on January 12, 2015

Sunday-Monday Ice Storm

By: Buckey2745, 5:38 PM GMT on January 10, 2015

We have the potential for some icing with our next storm system that is moving in tomorrow night. A southern low will stay pretty far south of us, but will push warm moisture over top of our extremely cold airmass. This is a classic scenario for an ice storm.

We have been below freezing for well over 120 hours, ever since Sunday night. In fact, we have only been above 20° for about 8 hours this week. 8 hours! That means, with the help of our snow cover, ...

Updated: 10:27 PM GMT on January 10, 2015

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Canal Winchester, OH
Elevation: 754 ft
Temperature: 4.3 °F
Dew Point: 2.0 °F
Humidity: 90%
Wind: Calm
Wind Gust: 0.0 mph
Updated: 7:08 AM EST on January 28, 2015

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