The Weather Outlook for 2010

Mark Breen, senior meteorologist from the Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium and Andy Nash, chief meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Burlington talk with VPR’s Jane Lindholm about the weather outlook for the next few months.

Fall bird migration

"Bird Diva" Bridget Butler talks all things ornithological on Vermont Edition’s fall bird show. Also, winter weather predictions from the Old Farmer’s Almanac.

Cool weather slowing crop growth

Vermont agriculture leaders say crops have been stunted this year by cool temperatures and relentless rain. They say that nearly all crops are maturing much more slowly this year. And as VPR’s Ross Sneyd reports, that could make the dairy crisis even worse.

Rain, rain, rain

Record rains and storm damage have been THE story of this summer’s weather. We talk with weather watchers about the storms and rainfall we’ve experienced, and the impact of that rain on farms and crops.

Midday Newscast: July 8, 2008

Weather is making it difficult for many people to breathe; Border Patrol says four people were involved in a confrontation; retailers say they hope sales tax holiday helps food shelves; young snowmobilers in New Hampshire will have to take some extra safety precautions next winter.