Category: 10-Day Outlook

Jet Stream This Weekend-WRUF

10-Day: Prolonged Cold Snap Starts Friday

Tuesday Update:  Latest forecast data continues to support the ideas talked about on this post from earlier in the week.  Confidence is very high on a prolonged cold snap, with well-below normal temperatures for at least five days in a row.  The exact numbers, especially as it relates to overnight lows and possible freezes, is something we are still working...

10Day-WRUF

10-Day: Cold and Unsettled Starting Friday

  A prolonged period of cold and unsettled weather is on the horizon for much of Florida, and it all kicks off with a soaking rain on Friday and early Saturday.  After two more days of sunny skies and comfortable temperatures, a storm system organizing over the Gulf of Mexico will pass through on Friday, marking the end of the recent...

MidWeek Jet Stream-WRUF

10-Day: Arctic Blast Arrives Midweek

10-Day forecast video as seen on WRUF-TV Saturday… [su_youtube url=”http://youtu.be/SHiXriSlvV4?list=UU8HjHhkmdxpcshlTxK-dCyw”] The new year has started with near-record warmth in Gainesville and much of North Florida. However, as we all get back into the routine of work and school Monday, reality will set in on the thermometer as well.  And the downhill slide won’t stop there.  The coldest air of the winter...

Christmas Week Storm-WRUF

Pre-Christmas Storm Could Disrupt Holiday Travel

It won’t be a classic Nor’Easter, but certainly a storm that could disrupt travel for millions of Americans. Rather than moving up along the coast and blasting the “big cities” of New England with snow, this storm will likely take a route further inland through the Tennessee and Ohio Valleys Monday and Tuesday, eventually stalling over the Great Lakes through...

SetUp-WRUF

10-Day: More Active Pattern Likely Week of Christmas

[su_row][su_column size=”1/2″] [/su_column] [su_column size=”1/2″] [/su_column] [/su_row] As of early Monday morning, only a quarter of the nation was covered in snow.  This was remarkably lower than about a month ago (Nov 18, 2014) when more than 50 percent of the country had snow on the ground.  Following an early blast of frigid temperatures and multiple precipitation events leading up to the...

Exclusive 10-Day Outlook for Gainesville from WRUF Weather.

10-Day: You Knew It Couldn’t Last

It certainly won’t be dramatic.  But, it will be noticeable.  We’re talking about the return of a cooler weather pattern in our exclusive 10-Day Outlook.  The recent stretch of unusually warm weather will come to an end early next week with the passage of a cold front late Sunday or Monday. Forecast uncertainty is rather high, however, on just how...

SetUp-WRUF

10 Day: Weekend Warm-Up Leads to Wet Start to Week

[su_youtube url=”http://youtu.be/aZ6OD97SgCI”] Our recent record-setting cold will be on the rebound this weekend, as the mercury soars through the 70’s.  Rain is also in the forecast, though, as south winds allow moisture to move back in ahead of our next storm system.  This one will stall, resulting in several rounds of beneficial rain for North Florida, likely starting Saturday night and...