Horst is forecasting 1 to 6 inches of snow to fall in Lancaster County, with the higher amounts in higher elevations, like the Welsh Mountains or Furnace Hills. Meanwhile, AccuWeather is calling for 4 to 8 inches. In his forecast, Horst said most of the county will see between 1 and 4 inches.
Who is Eric Hörst on the Weather Channel?
Meteorologist and Educator Eric Hörst On The Weather Channel, Forecasting and Twitter. If you’re not familiar with Eric Hörst and the Millersville University weather website, you might want to pay them a visit and experience accurate forecasts with no hype for yourself.
What ever happened to Eric Horst?
Eric Horst, of course. After 32 years as one of Lancaster County’s most accessible, trusted and straight-shooting meteorologists, Horst has retired as director of Millersville University’s Weather Information Center to pursue his other passion: rock climbing.
How well did Horst’s tweets predict storms?
The public rode out storms through Horst’s many tweets, some late at night or before dawn. He was a frequent source for weather predictions and after-storm analysis for LNP | LancasterOnline.
How often does Eric update the forecast on the website?
Eric has over 30 years of experience and works with students in maintaining the site and updating the forecast on the website typically twice a week. What’s compelling is that in between these updates during the week, Eric is giving timely weather updates via his Twitter feed.