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The trends continue with this storm for Richmond, and statewide. New data coming in over the past couple of days suggests the heavy snow threa…

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Precipitation began as rain at Cape May County airport in Rio Grande and Atlantic City International Airport in Egg Harbor Township. In Millville, snow began at 4:54 p.m., turning to freezing rain at 5:47 p.m. Then, at 6:40 p.m., plain rain fell as temperatures warmed above 35 degrees. 0.03 inches of ice was reported. McGuire Air Force base started at snow in the 5 p.m. hour, going to freezing rain at 6:56 p.m., and changing to plain rain by 7:15 p.m.

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In a perfectly normal January, Richmond would expect about 3 inches of precipitation spread across 10 days, including 4 inches of snow on two …

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The severe weather events of 2020 are part of a larger trend—the frequency of extreme weather conditions in the U.S. is on the rise as climate change accelerates.

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Richmond’s year-to-date precipitation now sits at 62.35 inches. It would only take 1.39 more — another soggy front — to surpass 2018. But to c…

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As of Dec. 27, 2020, 58.16 inches of precipitation fell at Atlantic City International Airport. Precipitation takes into account rain and snow melted down to liquid that is then measured. Of course, though, there was barely any snow to melt.

During this time of year, a storm system can produce several types of precipitation. The type of precipitation that reaches the ground depends…

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