What is wind chill and how fast can it cause frostbite?

(NEXSTAR) – Have you ever looked outside on a winter’s day and thought for sure it couldn’t be that cold, but then you step outside and find yourself feeling pretty cold? A contributing factor may be wind chill. 1/15/21: Wintry Weather moving in Sunday night The wind chill is the combined effect of temperature and … Read more

1/9/22: Dangerous cold on the way

Latest Forecast Update from Meteorologist Rob Lindenmuth: ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The system that brought the ice today is moving out to sea, a strong cold front will be moving in this evening which will be accompanied by gusty winds up to 40mph. Cold air will be forced into the region and we will spend … Read more

1/8/2022: Cold Saturday, then icy for Sunday

The latest Storm tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Matt Mackie: ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Cold, cold, cold today! After single digits and subzero wind chills this morning, highs peak only in the 20’s today. At least we’ll have the sun… and less wind later on! Mobile sports betting launches in New York State Clouds gather tonight … Read more

11/14/2021: Again?!? Overnight system brings another chance for snow

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Yesterday’s system that brought a whole bunch of rain—and a fair bit of snow to some—is barely out of here, and we’re already tracking another one that has the potential to create some more “wintry mischief.” Right now, the system is centered over Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio, where snow is already … Read more

US experiences record-breaking natural disasters in 2021

(WSYR)- Another year, another potentially record-breaking number of natural billion-dollar disasters in the United States. 10/24/2021: Sunshine fading into clouds and rain chances today As of early October 2021, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information states that the United States has experienced 18 weather/climate disasters with losses exceeding $1 billion each. Year-to-date, this is a … Read more

10/16/21: Cooler, Breezy with Scattered Showers Sunday

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Latest Forecast Update from Meteorologist Rob Lindenmuth: The severe weather threat is over for the Capital Region as a cold front responsible for the wet weather continues to push eastward. In its wake, however, we will be much cooler, but more seasonable for mid-October with temps in the 50s, breezy conditions, … Read more

10/16/21: Warm & Humid with PM Storms

Latest Forecast Update from Meteorologist Rob Lindenmuth: ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10)- Happy Saturday, we are off to a VERY warm start to the day, also a bit humid. The humidity, along with the warm temps will stick around for the afternoon ahead of a strong cold front that will push through with thunderstorms, some of which … Read more