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  • Great Lakes and Northeast: Very Warm Through Labor Day

    September 1, 2015; 7:57 AM ET

    Scotty the Dog will be four-months-old in four days. On walks during hot weather, he is quick to seek out shady spots. He has yet to experience any cold weather, but he looks like he will be ready when it arrives (not any time soon!).

  • August Heat and Humidity Sustained Into September

    August 31, 2015; 9:28 AM ET

    Erika's heavy rainfall separated into two areas yesterday. This is the Morehead City, North Carolina, radar, showing an area of heavy rain and thunderstorms that dumped more 4 inches of rain on parts of the coastal Carolinas this morning.

  • Midsummer Heat for the Northeast Next Week

    August 28, 2015; 7:53 AM ET

    Tropical Storm Erika could eventually affect Florida and other sections of the Gulf Coast or Southeast, but for now it poses no threat for the Northeast. This map shows the storm as of early this morning.

  • Northeast: Warmer and More Humid for the Weekend

    August 27, 2015; 10:40 AM ET

    The second concern is Erika. The map below shows what many different models area saying. While there is a good agreement in the short range, the longer-range spread is quite larger, with tracks ...

  • Northeast to Have Some Sun for the Last Weekend of August

    August 26, 2015; 10:32 AM ET

    This picture shows where Erika is. The various models show a track toward Florida with a lot of uncertainty after that. If it does make it to land, then moves slowly (steering forces look weak), it could be a major rain producer.

  • Northeast: Dry and Cool Most of the Week

    August 24, 2015; 9:56 AM ET

    On this satellite picture, you can see a cold front approaching the Appalachians. That front helped produce thunderstorms in the Midwest yesterday, but that activity died out overnight. It is likely to reactivate today, with...

  • Weekend to be Dry for the Interior Northeast, Wet on the Coast

    August 21, 2015; 9:40 AM ET

    ...shows a north-south trough line over New England. Moist air will approach this line from the southeast while northerly breezes bring in dry weather west of the line. As the front stalls then slowly backs up, some moisture can spread westward later in the weekend.

  • Showers and Thunderstorms Move Into the East

    August 20, 2015; 9:35 AM ET

    A cold front advancing eastward from the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley is sponsoring showers and thunderstorms from Lake Erie to West Virginia. The setup favors even more moisture getting involved, as suggested by the surface pressure map:

  • Showers, Thunderstorms Will Reach Northeast Corridor by Friday

    August 19, 2015; 8:24 AM ET

    A day and a half later, a small ship spotted Anthony and his wife. The tiny piece of land was named Thatcher's Island in memory of the tragic loss from the Great Colonial Hurricane of 1635. The black marker on this map shows Thatcher's Island, Essex County, Massachusetts.

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Elliot Abrams
Elliot Abrams from AccuWeather.com offers this Northeast Weather Blog for the U.S. with regular updates on NE weather from a leading forecaster and meteorologist.