Wondering about weather? Then Ask Eric!
WBZ-TV AccuWeather Chief Meteorologist Eric Fisher wants to hear from you. He’ll share answers to some of your questions about weather and the environment online, on Twitter, Facebook and on-air.
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Hey Eric! Need an ‘Eric Explainer’ on dew points and snow melt, please! What’s the correlation between the two? – Claire Brill Good question, Claire! A lot of times you’ll hear meteorologists refer to […]
Hi Eric! We’ve been kicking this around the office but can’t find anything definitive online so I’m asking an expert. It’s been snowing all morning here in Worcester and now the sun is peeking through. […]
Now, what I want to know is where and how does this kind of intense cold develop before it starts to move south? It has to come from somewhere!! A strong low on the part […]
We all feel the wind chill, but does it have any impact on plants? – Mike Lill Good question Mike, as there are many gardeners out there who surely wonder if those subzero numbers […]
Eric, We are happy you recently joined the WBZ weather team. Welcome! I have a question concerning the wind. I believe an off-shore wind heads in the off-shore direction. Conversely, an on-shore wind heads on-shore. […]
Hi, I have an option of taking one of the next two weeks off. Either the week of 10/7 or week of 10/14. Do you have a long term (14 day) forecast I can use […]
Why has the hurricane season been less active so far and do you expect things to pick up before the season is out? – Sean A question many are asking this year Sean! On one […]
Are forecast or posted temperatures for what has occurred or is predicted to occur in the sun or in the shade? What is usually the difference between the two? Gina in Sterling Gina – […]
A week ago I arrived at Salisbury Beach at 11AM on a cloudless day and was surprised there was no sea breeze. High tide was scheduled for 12:13 that day. By 12:30 the sea breeze […]
Hi Eric, I saw on your report this evening that today daylight was 12 hours 6 minutes. But since we’re already past autumnal equinox, shouldn’t daylight be less than 12 hours? It seems odd. I […]