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First 2014 land-falling hurricane could target New Orleans

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, August 19, 2014 09:33 pm

New Orleans could be in the crosshairs for the first land-falling of 2014 even though the city is still reeling from the effects caused by a monster, category 5 Hurricane Katrina in 2005./Weatherbell Analytics, www.weatherbell.com New Orleans could be in the crosshairs for the first land-falling of 2014 even though the city is still reeling from the effects caused by a monster, category 5 Hurricane Katrina in 2005./Weatherbell Analytics, www.weatherbell.com New Orleans could be in the crosshairs for the first land-falling hurricane of 2014 even though the city is still reeling from the effects caused by the monster, category 5 Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

The National Hurricane Center upgraded its outlook for two tropical disturbances in the western Atlantic Ocean duruing its 8 p.m. forecast on Tuesday, Aug. 19. Meanwhile, future 10-day weather outlooks shows one of them turning into a category 1 hurricane thwat will be roaming the Gulf of Mexico and looking for a home in places like New Orleans and the Louisiana coast.

Here is the latest:

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Summer that wasn’t could bring August snow to Scotland

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, August 19, 2014 12:39 pm

After Hurricane Bertha skirted well off the Jersey Coast two weeks ago, she turned into an extra-tropical storm that plummeted the British Isles into the depths of fall and some of the coldest August temperatures in 100 years, forecasters say./ Weatherbell Analytics, www.weatherbell.com After Hurricane Bertha skirted well off the Jersey Coast two weeks ago, she turned into an extra-tropical storm that plummeted the British Isles into the depths of fall and some of the coldest August temperatures in 100 years, forecasters say./ Weatherbell Analytics, www.weatherbell.com After Hurricane Bertha skirted well off the Jersey Coast two weeks ago, she turned into an extra-tropical storm that plummeted the British Isles into the depths of fall, forecasters say.

And now parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland are preparing for the possibility of August snow this weekend. The Scotts are experiencing some of the coldest summer weather to hit the United Kingdom in more than 100 years. And more is yet to come.

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Numbers don't lie about the absent summer of 2014

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, August 18, 2014 03:45 pm

Shore Weather Today Shore Weather Today You hear it around the gas pumps, coffee shops and dinner tables: Where are the dog-days of summer?

We are nearly two-thirds of the way along our trot through the summer of 2014 and an important ingredient is missing: the heat.

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South Jersey weather: close, so very close to rain

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, August 18, 2014 10:23 am

Rain associated with a slow-moving low pressure system will crawl along the Mason-Dixon Line this week, dropping several inches of rain across portions of West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland. South Jersey, however, might be spared from the heavy rain, according to the latest model outlooks. /NWS Rain associated with a slow-moving low pressure system will crawl along the Mason-Dixon Line this week, dropping several inches of rain across portions of West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland. South Jersey, however, might be spared from the heavy rain, according to the latest model outlooks. /NWS Rain associated with a slow-moving low pressure system will crawl along the Mason-Dixon Line this week, dropping several inches of rain across portions of West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland.

South Jersey, however, might be spared from the heavy rain, according to the latest model outlooks:

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South Jersey weekend offers cool temperatures, possible rain

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Friday, August 15, 2014 02:00 pm

The same high pressure system that delivered cool morning temperatures in the lower-50s on Friday, Aug. 15, will keep the rest of the weekend cooler than normal despite sunny conditions, according to the National Weather Service./NWS The same high pressure system that delivered cool morning temperatures in the lower-50s on Friday, Aug. 15, will keep the rest of the weekend cooler than normal despite sunny conditions, according to the National Weather Service./NWS The same high pressure system that delivered cool morning temperatures in the lower 50s on Friday, Aug. 15, will keep the rest of the weekend cooler than normal despite sunny conditions, according to the National Weather Service. However, there’s a chance of rain on Sunday. Here is the latest forecast:

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By the numbers, two month's of rain in hours in South Jersey

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Wednesday, August 13, 2014 07:04 am

The National Weather Service says that the record rainfalls on Tuesday, Aug. 12 and the morning hours of Wednesday, Aug. 13 reached 500-year storm levels in portions of New York. Here is the latest totals./NWS The National Weather Service says that the record rainfalls on Tuesday, Aug. 12 and the morning hours of Wednesday, Aug. 13 reached 500-year storm levels in portions of New York. Here is the latest totals./NWS South Jersey residents are waking up to a clearing sky and very impressive rain totals that left nearly half a foot of rain across many portions of South Jersey on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Here are the rain totals listed by county as provided by the National Weather Service:

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Flood warning remains in place in Atlantic County

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Wednesday, August 13, 2014 06:35 am

A flood warning remains in place in Atlantic County until 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13 after storms roared through South Jersey and dropped nearly half a foot of rain on Atlantic City and surrounding South Jersey. A flood warning remains in place in Atlantic County until 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13 after storms roared through South Jersey and dropped nearly half a foot of rain on Atlantic City and surrounding South Jersey. A flood warning remains in place in Atlantic County until 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13 after storms roared through South Jersey and dropped nearly half a foot of rain on Atlantic City and surrounding South Jersey.

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Severe thunderstorm moving across Cumberland, Atlantic counties

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:26 pm

A severe thunderstorm capable of heavy rain, lightning, tropical storm force winds and possible tornado rotation has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a severe thunderstorm warning for Atlantic and Cape May counties. A severe thunderstorm capable of heavy rain, lightning, tropical storm force winds and possible tornado rotation has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a severe thunderstorm warning for Atlantic and Cape May counties. A severe thunderstorm capable of heavy rain, lightning, tropical storm force winds and possible tornado rotation has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a severe thunderstorm warning for Atlantic and Cape May counties.

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Storms leave thousands without electrical power

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:14 pm

Update: Nearly 9,500 without electrical power in South Jersey

The gusty winds, heavy rain and water-soaked soils resulted in 55 power outages that left thousands of Atlantic City Electric customers without power at the height of Tuesday’s storm. The gusty winds, heavy rain and water-soaked soils resulted in 55 power outages that left thousands of Atlantic City Electric customers without power at the height of Tuesday’s storm. The gusty winds, heavy rain and water-soaked soils resulted in 67 power outages that left nearly 9,500 Atlantic City Electric customers without power at the height of Tuesday’s storm.

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Flash flood warning for Atlantic County

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, August 12, 2014 10:45 pm

The heavy rain that has moved into South Jersey has forced the National Weather Service to issue a flash flood warning for Atlantic County and the Vineland area of Cumberland County./NWS The heavy rain that has moved into South Jersey has forced the National Weather Service to issue a flash flood warning for Atlantic County and the Vineland area of Cumberland County./NWS The amount of heavy rain that has moved into South Jersey has forced the National Weather Service to issue a flash flood warning for Atlantic County and the Vineland area of Cumberland County.

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