Some of the Worst Droughts in History
As the United States is gripped by more oppressive heat and major drought conditions, I thought I would do a little research on droughts of the past. First, a drought is defined as “a period...
Photos: Flooding on 8/10/2012
With very heavy rain falling across the state, pictures are flooding in. We'll continue to add to the gallery as new pictures come in, so make sure to check back frequently for updates.
How to Increase Indoor Humidity Levels
During the last several days the dew points and temperatures have been in the single digits and even below zero! Inside the house, when the air is heated, the relative humidity has been dropping rapidly....
Particularly Dangerous Situation Tornado Watch
The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Particularly Dangerous Situation (PDS) Tornado Watch for portions of Indiana, Illinois and Michigan through this afternoon. A PDS Tornado Watch is different...
Monday Boating Forecast
Looking much better on the sound today compared to yesterday! I saw a bunch of tweets and got Facebook messages from people saying it was, "the choppiest seas of the summer". That doesn't surprise me much,...
Top 10: Most Polluted U.S. Cities
Pollution can have adverse effects on people's health, climate and even day to day life. Across the United States, cities and urban areas are the focus for the lowest air quality and highest levels of...
December Weather Right Around The Corner?
Mild air for now, but changes are on the way this weekend and early next week! Typical temperatures are 44 inland and 46 shoreline for this time of the year. Afternoon readings should be well above...
During the Holidays, Don't Put Safety on the Back Burner
The fridge is full of leftovers, the turkey's in the freezer, and the extended family has headed home. With Thanksgiving in the rear-view mirror, the holiday season is officially upon us. All of us at...
More Rain on the Way
Gil is watching the next storm system that will bring rain to Connecticut in the coming days.
Video is Gil's latest forecast from the noon News 8 broadcast.