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Weather 101

Understanding Different Types of Snow

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
February 10, 2021

Wet snow, powdery snow, spring snow, and light snow all come down differently. Learn why, and discover the fun you can have in each type of snow in this article!

8 Fun Facts about Spring

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
January 20, 2021

Mud and puddles are just two of the things that happen because of spring weather. Here are some fun facts about spring that you can observe for yourself just by paying attention to the world of weather around you.

What is Sleet? Understanding its Hidden Dangers

Posted in: Weather 101
By Steve LaNore, Certified Broadcast Meteorologist
October 27, 2020

Sleet is one of the worst winter perils. What is sleet and what are its dangers? Explore how sleet forms and how you can use your AcuRite weather station to monitor ice accumulations and temperatures that impact local travel.

How to Prepare for Blizzard Season

Posted in: Weather 101
By AcuRite Team
September 22, 2020

Blizzard season is always a reminder of how fragile our transport and utility networks can be in a storm. There’s a lot you can do to prepare for blizzards. Get a head start with these simple blizzard safety tips.