07/23/2021: A mainly dry start to the weekend

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Friday! There haven’t been many days like yesterday so far this July. In fact it was only the third completely dry day of the month. Today will be a near-repeat performance. Temperatures will return to the mid 70s under a mix of sunshine and clouds. … Read more

07/22/2021: Finally a completely dry day

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Thursday! We are currently in the midst of Albany’s sixth wettest July. Rain has been recorded 19 out of the last 21 days. We haven’t gone more than a day without at least a trace amount of rainfall. That could all change over the next … Read more

07/21/2021: Final batch of storms before a dry stretch

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Wednesday! We have made it through another round of heavy rain and severe storms. With this latest round Albany’s month-to-date rainfall is closing in on the top five wettest Julys. This morning is starting off dry, and we will stay that way for the next … Read more

07/20/2021: Feeling like July before storms return

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Tuesday! It will actually feel like July today. Temperatures are starting in the 60s and will end up in the 80s this afternoon. The warm up will be aided by sunshine during the first part of the day. This will be some dimmed sunshine due … Read more

07/16/2021: Mainly dry today before turning unsettled again

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Friday! Ooooh, it is muggy out there this morning. Temperatures only settled into the upper 60s and 70s under partly to mostly cloudy skies. The muggy feeling will hang around today. High temperatures will climb back into the mid 80s. With the humidity it will … Read more

7/15/2021: Warm & muggy, but a quick break from the rain!

After a rainy couple of days with flash flooding in some locations, we’ve got a quick break from the wet weather. High pressure over the East Coast, centered to our south, will keep the storms at bay for now. It will also help a light south wind get going, which will pump in a bit … Read more

07/14/2021: A stormy afternoon with heavy rain and gusty winds

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Wednesday! Alright, one more round of heavy rain and storms then we’ll get some nice summer weather. We will see some rays of sunshine before skies turn stormy. Our eyes will be on the radar this afternoon with the potential for flooding downpours and gusty … Read more

07/12/2021: The rain is back

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Monday! Here we go again. Rain is back on to begin the week. Periods of heavy rain overnight have lead to flooding issues. Concerns will linger through this morning as widespread rain continues to fall. Our saturated ground can’t handle much more rain, so flooding … Read more

07/07/2021: A repeat performance of yesterday

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Wednesday! The forecast is making up for the lack of summer to start the month. Today will be a near repeat of yesterday with warm temperatures, higher humidity, and an afternoon storm chance. Some of the thunderstorms later in the day could be strong to … Read more