So average, it's special: January 2019 Weather Roundup

After the record wettest and the 11th warmest 2018, how does the first month of the new year respond? With as average as a month as average can be. In fact, Atlantic City International Airport averaged 33.0 for the month, exactly the same as what the climate record is.

In addition, Meteorologist Joe Martucci and David Robinson, the New Jersey State Climatologist, talk about why South Jersey keeps getting snow specials. Plus, why the northwest corner of the state kept seeing negative teens and twenties for lows at the end of the month.


This is my first newspaper but not my first forecast for NJ. I graduated with a B.S. in Meteorology from Rutgers. Two TV internships gave me a taste for the newsroom. Then, after nearly 4 years in private NJ weather, I'm forecasting South Jersey for you.