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  1. Philadelphia...10/22 Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. 83 in 1920.....48 in 1887.....65 in 1984.....26 in 1940.....2.71" in 1970 82 in 1979.....50 in 1940.....64 in 1920.....31 in 1974 80 in 1975*...50 in 1891.....62 in 1970*...33 in 1960 * also in earlier years...
  2. NYC's almanac for 10/22. Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. 88 in 1979.....43 in 1887.....67 in 1979.....30 in 1940.....1.51" in 2014 83 in 1920.....46 in 1877.....62 in 1935.....33 in 1888.....1.45" in 1984 78 in 1975.....48 in 1883.....62 in 1936.....35 in 1889.....1.35" in 1929 77 in 1949.....48 in 1888.....62 in 1942.....35 in 1969.....1.12" in 2005 77 in 1984.....50 in 1976.....62 in 1984.....37 in 1930.....1.10" in 1958 1887... http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1887-10-23/ed-1/seq-5/ 1920... http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1920-10-23/ed-1/seq-18/ 1929... https://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/59852037 1940... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53594650 1973... http://bus.nycsubway.org/perl/show?742 1966... http://nycsubway.org/perl/show?114708
  3. the years with a negative ao or nao in December...the Dec nao epo pdo qbo for comparisons... ...after looking at Dec. 1950 you would think it was a good month for snow and cold...when the AO hit its lowest point of the winter on 12/26/50 NYC got 3" of snow and lows in the single digits that day...1961 another year with warmth in Oct/Nov did have a 6-10" snowstorm for Christmas...1962 was a lot colder and did have above average snow south of the city...Philadelphia did well...there was light snow on Christmas day...1966 had a negative ao in December but the nao was positive on average...it did have a 7" snowstorm for Christmas...1970 had a cold last ten days of the month with a little snow and ice just before Christmas...there was a 6-7" snowstorm on New Years day 1971...1985 had a very negative ao and was a cold December...the nao was positive on average and snowfall was light...there was a 4" storm just south of the city before Christmas...Bricktown N.J. had snow on the ground Christmas morning...there was snow in the air Christmas day but it didn't stick...1995 had a 7-8" snow on the 19-20th...snow on the ground Christmas morning with flurries Christmas evening...1995 was a very cold December...2000 was a cold December with light snow a few days before Christmas...big snowstorm on the 30th...2005 started out cold and snowy with a 6" storm on the 8th...the coldest temperature of the winter came mid month...it did get milder the second half with a little snow the end of the month...2010 was very cold with a big snowstorm just after Christmas...2012 was a mild December...the nao was positive that month...snowfall was verylight but the was some snow flakes around Christmas but it didn't stick in the city... December/year...AO.......NAO.....EPO.....PDO.....QBO...red=positive...blue=negative... 1950...............-1.928....-1.02....-0.39....-0.76....-03.31 1961...............-1.668....-1.48....-1.92....-2.69.....06.25 1962...............-0.711....-1.32....-0.50....-0.96....-15.16 1966...............-1.401.....0.72.....0.74....-0.32.....13.26 1970...............-0.399....-1.20....-0.05....-0.97....-17.39 1985...............-1.948.....0.22.....1.25......0.38.....09.51 1995...............-2.127....-1.67.....1.07.....0.16....-04.57 2000...............-2.354....-0.58.....0.20.....0.52....-14.56 2005...............-2.104....-0.44.....0.35.....0.20....-25.40 2010...............-2.631....-1.21.....0.27....-1.21.....10.97 2012...............-1.749.....0.17.....0.12....-0.59....-10.02
  4. Philadelphia 10/21 Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. 86 in 1947.....49 in 1974.....63 in 1915.....28 in 1952.....2.21" in 1904 83 in 1984.....49 in 1883.....59 in 1984.....30 in 1974.....1.37" in 1888 82 in 1949.....50 in 1930*...57 in 1993*...30 in 1972.....1.12" in 1885 * also in earlier years...
  5. NYC's Almanac for 10/21 Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. 84 in 1920.....43 in 1888.....64 in 1947.....31 in 1871.....2.17" in 1995 81 in 1965.....46 in 1899.....64 in 1979.....32 in 1974.....1.53" in 1988 80 in 1963.....46 in 1907.....62 in 1984.....33 in 1922.....1.15" in 1904 80 in 1979.....48 in 1895.....59 in 1915.....34 in 1888.....1.12" in 1885 80 in 1949.....48 in 1877.....59 in 1884.....34 in 1952.....1.11" in 2016 1898... http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1898-10-22/ed-1/seq-7/ 1904... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53038906/ http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53038907 http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1904-10-22/ed-1/seq-7/ 1952... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/52699023/ http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53777796/
  6. Oct-Nov-Dec during la nina and weak negative years...monthly ave temp...total snow up till 12/31...ave monthly ao/nao values... red monthly temp= above average...red snowfall= below average...red ao/nao= positive... blue monthly temp= below average...blue snowfall= above average...blue ao/nao = negative... black monthly temp= near average...black snowfall=near average...black ao/nao= near neutral... ...monthly temperature/snowfall.......monthly AO value...............monthly NAO value....... year......Oct....Nov....Dec...snow........Oct.......Nov.......Dec ao.....Oct.....Nov.....Dec...nao 1950....60.0...48.4...35.0.....3.8".....-0.379...-0.515...-1.928.......0.85...-1.26...-1.02...below average snowfall season... 1954....61.7...46.4...35.9.....0.1"......0.513...-0.328....0.553.......0.60.....0.40....0.69...below average snowfall season... 1955....59.8...44.3...29.7.....4.3"......1.099...-1.342...-0.444......-1.47....-1.29....0.17...above average snowfall season... 1956....58.1...46.7...40.9.....0.9"......1.139...-0.066....0.001.......0.88.....0.51....0.10...near average snowfall season... 1961....61.1...48.8...35.5.....7.7"......0.203...-0.010...-1.668.......0.51....-0.62...-1.48...6.2" storm 12/23-24...below average snowfall season... 1962....57.4...43.2...31.5.....4.5".....-0.016...-1.112...-0.711.......0.41....-0.23...-1.32...below average snowfall season... 1964....55.0...49.4...36.4.....3.1"......0.342...-0.344...-0.246.......0.74....-0.01...-0.15...near average snowfall season... 1966....56.2...48.9...35.7.....9.1".....-1.077....0.111...-1.401......-0.68....-0.04....0.72...7.1" storm 12/24...above average snowfall season... 1967....57.2...42.5...38.2.....8.7"......1.299....0.334...-0.347.......0.07.....0.60...-0.45...below average snowfall season... 1970....58.9...48.5...34.4.....2.4"......0.098....0.378...-0.399......-0.92....-0.60...-1.20...below average snowfall season... 1971....62.7...45.1...40.8.......T.......1.185.....0.419....0.824........0.58....-0.20....0.60...near average snowfall season... 1973....60.2...48.3...39.0.....2.8"......0.337....0.002...-0.181.......-1.24....-0.93....0.32...near average snowfall season... 1974....54.1...48.2...39.4.....0.2".....-1.024...-0.435....0.556.......0.49....-0.54....1.50...below average snowfall season... 1975....59.2...52.3...35.9.....2.3"......0.138....0.619....1.290......-0.54.....0.41....0.00...below average snowfall season... 1983....57.9...48.9...35.2.....1.6"......1.369...-0.688....0.186.......0.65....-0.98....0.29...near average snowfall season... 1984....61.8...47.3...43.8.....5.5".....-0.270...-0.966....0.446......-0.07....-0.06....0.00...near average snowfall season... 1985....59.5...50.0...34.2.....0.9"......1.035...-1.218...-1.948.......0.90....-0.67....0.22...below average snowfall season... 1988....52.8...49.4...35.9.....0.3"......0.032...-0.035....1.679......-1.08....-0.34....0.61...below average snowfall season... 1995....61.6...43.6...32.4...14.4"......0.075...-0.723...-2.127.......0.19....-1.38...-1.67...7.7" storm 12/19-20...above average snowfall season... 1998....57.6...48.1...43.2.....2.0"......0.294...-1.449....1.353......-0.29....-0.28....0.87...below average snowfall season... 1999....56.0...50.6...40.0.......T.......-0.006....0.611....1.043.......0.20.....0.65....1.61...below average snowfall season... 2000....57.0...45.3...31.1...13.4"......0.317....-1.581...-2.354.......0.92....-0.92...-0.58...12.0" storm 12/30...above average snowfall season... 2005....57.9...49.6...35.3.....9.7"......0.030.....0.228...-2.104......-0.98....-0.31...-0.44...above average snowfall season... 2007....63.6...45.4...37.0.....2.9"......0.383....-0.519....0.821.......0.45.....0.58....0.34...below average snowfall season... 2008....55.1...45.8...38.1.....6.0"......1.676.....0.092....0.648......-0.04....-0.32...-0.28... average snowfall season... 2010....58.1...47.9...32.8...20.1".....-0.467....-0.376...-2.631.....-0.93....-1.62...-1.85...20.0" storm 12/26-27...above average snowfall season... 2011....57.1...51.9...43.3.....2.9"......0.800.....1.459....2.221.......0.39.....1.36....2.52..below average snowfall season 2012....58.0...43.9...41.5.....5.1".....-1.514....-0.111...-1.749.....-2.06....-0.58....0.17...near average snowfall season... 2013....60.2...45.3...38.5.....8.6"......0.263.....2.029....1.475......-1.28.....0.90....0.95...above average snowfall season... 2016....58.8...49.8...38.3.....3.2".....-1.917....-0.611....1.786.......0.41....-0.16....0.48...average snowfall season... only 1962, 2000 and 2010 had no months in the red for temps...1973 and 2016 had all three months with temps in the red...
  7. Philadelphia...10/20... Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. snowfall 81 in 2016.....46 in 1940.....67 in 1916.....27 in 1974.....2.73" in 1873.......1.5" in 1940 80 in 1938.....47 in 1972.....64 in 1910.....29 in 1972.....1.82" in 1910.....trace in 1952 80 in 1916.....47 in 1952.....63 in 2016*...30 in 1940.....1.43" in 1960 * also in earlier years...
  8. NYC's Almanac for 10/20 Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation..snowfall 80 in 1947.....44 in 1974.....65 in 1916.....31 in 1974.....2.78" in 1989.....0.5" in 1952 80 in 1969.....47 in 1952.....65 in 1984.....32 in 1972.....2.51" in 1910 79 in 1965.....48 in 1940.....64 in 1910.....33 in 1940.....1.84" in 1937 78 in 1938.....48 in 1972.....62 in 2016.....33 in 1952.....1.82" in 1976 78 in 1953.....49 in 1895.....61 in 1979.....34 in 1992.....1.80" in 1906 1974...the second of three straight days freezing or below... http://nycsubway.org/perl/show?17913 1906... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53913124 http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1906-10-21/ed-1/seq-6/ 1910... http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030272/1910-10-21/ed-1/seq-1/ 1952 in Brooklyn... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53777796/ http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53777733
  9. here's a good link... http://jcweather.com/100snowytd.php
  10. the near la nina winters of 1962-63, 1967-68 had below average temperatures and snowfall...1961-62 ( a mei la nina winter) was colder than average with less snow than average...the nao was negative on average all three winters especially 1962-63...
  11. Philadelphia...10/19... Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. snowfall 86 in 2016.....40 in 1972.....67 in 1905.....29 in 1976.....3.59" in 1966.......0.5" in 1940 80 in 1947.....41 in 1940.....66 in 2016.....30 in 1940.....2.02" in 1996 80 in 1945.....47 in 1992.....64 in 1928.....31 in 1974.....1.56" in 1968 * also in earlier years...
  12. NYC's almanac for 10/19. Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation..snowfall 85 in 2016.....43 in 1972.....68 in 1905.....30 in 1940.....4.35" in 1996.....Trace in 1940 83 in 1963.....45 in 1940.....65 in 2007.....32 in 1974.....3.12" in 1966.....Trace in 1972 81 in 1965.....49 in 1880.....65 in 2016.....34 in 1976.....1.41" in 1989 80 in 1945.....49 in 1992.....64 in 1902.....35 in 1972.....1.27" in 1911 79 in 1928.....49 in 1974.....64 in 1947.....35 in 1922.....1.12" in 2011 .................................................................35 in 2015 1923... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/58284906 http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/58284926 1940... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/53593699/ 1911... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/54453965/ http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/54454010
  13. Philadelphia...10/18... Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. snowfall 85 in 1908.....48 in 1909.....66 in 1947.....32 in 1982.....1.11" in 1927 84 in 2016.....49 in 2009.....66 in 1879.....33 in 1978 81 in 1968*...49 in 1972.....63 in 1928*...33 in 1965 * also in earlier years...
  14. NYC's almanac for 10/18. Highest max. Lowest max. Highest min. Lowest min. Max. Precipitation. snowfall 82 in 1928.....45 in 2009.....69 in 1928.....35 in 1929.....2.45" in 1911.....trace in 1972 81 in 2016.....48 in 1909.....67 in 1899.....35 in 1939.....2.09" in 1932 79 in 1908.....50 in 1901.....67 in 2016.....35 in 1974.....1.91" in 1927 79 in 1945.....50 in 1926.....66 in 1947.....37 in 1972 79 in 1899.....50 in 1989.....64 in 1968.....37 in 1978 1911... http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1911-10-19/ed-1/seq-1/ http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1911-10-19/ed-1/seq-5/ http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83030214/1911-10-19/ed-1/seq-14/ 1927... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/57394594/ 1932... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/59976469 1929... http://bklyn.newspapers.com/image/59850254
  15. latest -mei value is stronger than all off last years at -0.449...latest weekly oni is 0.0...it could end up a neutral negative oni enso...