Major Arctic Outbreak Imminent in the Adirondacks

Major Arctic Outbreak Imminent in the Adirondacks

By Meteorologist Garrett Marino From one extreme to the other. A strong dichotomous temperature pattern has developed across the country this week, which will conclude on Sunday with the coldest temperatures for cities Philadelphia and New York likely since 1994 (near...
Record Warmth Continues in New York’s North Country

Record Warmth Continues in New York’s North Country

By Meteorologist Garrett Marino December was the warmest on record for New York’s North Country, nearly a fifteen-degree Fahrenheit departure from normal, and milder than an average November. Much of the globe also experienced record warmth. The mild weather...
A Carpe Adirondack Diem Day and Winter

A Carpe Adirondack Diem Day and Winter

This entire winter in the Adirondacks exemplifies one of my favorite adages, “Carpe Adirondack diem.” I usually invoke these words either when it is a spectacular day for outdoor recreation, or when the conditions are decent but predicted to go downhill...
Forlorn in Lake Placid

Forlorn in Lake Placid

We are currently living through the least snowiest winter in Lake Placid, New York. This photo of Ziggy on Lake Placid the lake during a recent hike – not cross-country ski – captured the spirit of winter 2016 in the Adirondacks. So...
Adirondacker on the Left Coast

Adirondacker on the Left Coast

By guest author Ann Melious This morning I hiked beside the San Francisco Bay, crossed a ridge and followed a trail through a seasonal wetland. I stood within ten feet of a Great Egret that eventually tucked her neck into an S-curve and sailed over the cattails. As in...
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