Daily Archives: December 15, 2011

Winter Delayed? Updated U.S. Winter Outlook Still Trending Milder Than Last Winter

This morning we posted the weather forecast for Christmas Day and now we’ll follow up with an overall look at the contiguous U.S. through about the beginning of February. (Again, kudos to ImpactWeather StormWatch team manager Fred Schmude for producing this forecast.)  After that?  Current data suggests an increase in the amount of much colder […]

Santacast 2011: U.S. National Weather Outlook for Christmas

ImpactWeather long-range expert and StormWatch team manager Fred Schmude shares the forecast for next weekend. The long-range forecast for Christmas remains a challenge even though we’re only about 10 days away from the big day.  The flow pattern is forecast to remain very progressive across the Lower 48 through Christmas Day meaning the risk of […]