William T. Grant, my boss, was a weather freak and predicted the storm would be called the Mother’s Day storm of 1977. But this past winter it did not – and instead the vortex was unusually strong and stationary, keeping cold air locked far north. When my Dad was finally able to get to the three of them and take them to Moms, as my house had no heat, and he had rigged something for heat at his (memory is not sure, but must have been a wood stove), they went outside and built a HUGE snow and ice igloo, which I have a photo of. I had recently moved to NY from CA and had waited for a beautiful spring Saturday to drive around and take photos of my new location to send to my family out west.

Storm Ready Meteorological Calculator Chance, either low or high, is not a direct prediction of rain, snow, or sleet. © 2020 Advance Local Media LLC. Please try another search. when it snowed in may of 1977,remember it well! I don’t remember 1977 because I wasn’t born until 1980, but I have seen my share of April snow storms. Below is a look at the Hi-RES NAM radar at 2:00 PM Friday Afternoon: When the sun begins to set Friday evening, this is when things really become interesting.

A May snowstorm is in the making for this weekend, and it could bring historic snow totals to parts of the interior Northeast and New England. Pubs/Brochures/Booklets Beautiful sunny weather.. The tables below give yearly averages for snowfall at cities, towns and parks in Pennsylvania. How Many Snowstorms Scranton & Wilkes-Barre Get. Home Weather Past Weather in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA — Yesterday and Last 2 Weeks Lancaster Past weeks... Past Weather in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA — Yesterday and Last 2 Weeks. Floods Local 30 Year Normals Subscribe to Our Newsletter and Get a FREE Download! Many trees in our historic area were also damaged to the point of where they needed to be removed. The snow in May 1977 was, of course, heavy and wet. May 2012 is just normal! Once per day (usually around 7 am) more than 100 people across Central Pennsylvania send the NWS an observation covering the past 24 hours. Temperatures in Anchorage Alaska are 47 degrees on Saturday, while California's valleys are going to max out in the 70s, 80s, even 90s to near 100.
Lived through that one and several, much bigger Nor Easter storms here in the Hudson Valley, aka God’s favorite place.