NOAA Releases Winter Season Temperature and Precipitation Outlook

The last couple of days of autumn were nasty. They were cold, dreary and rainy with threats of winter-like precipitation. Winter came in like a lamb with seasonable weather. First, let’s talk about what winter actually is, you may recall that the earth tilts toward or away from the sun. Whichever hemisphere tilts towards the sun get direct sun rays, thus are warmer. December through February, the northern hemisphere tilts away from the sun and we get winter. Weather is dynamic, meaning it changes all the time and some weather patterns across the globe often affect other weather patterns in…