Archive for June, 2013

Las Vegas To Challenge It’s 117° All-Time Record, 130° In Death Valley This Weekend?

Written by on June 27, 2013 in United States of America with 0 Comments

The upcoming heatwave looks likely to set countless records and even all-time records at that. This explosive ridge with tremendous heat underneath has been watched and forecasted here for a solid 10 days now and throughout that period, the forecasted numbers keep going up and up and up. I often refer back to 2005 for the […]

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Warmer, More Settled UK Pattern Next Week?

Written by on June 26, 2013 in United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

There’s a north-south split through the remainder of the week and into the weekend with high pressure aiding to supply largely fine, dry and settled weather to southern and central areas while frontal system spread rain, wind and cooler temps across Northern Ireland and Scotland. The weather is looking good for Glastonbury this year with just […]

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WED 26 JUNE: UK & IRELAND REGIONAL FORECAST

Written by on June 26, 2013 in United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

Scotland It’s been a lovely afternoon across much of the country and those sunny skies this evening will give way to a cool night beneath the stars. However cloud and eventually rain will spread in off the Atlantic, making for a damp start to Thursday. Always drier, brighter in the East where it starts off […]

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Record Heat This Weekend From California To Texas, A Lot Of Rain For East!

Written by on June 26, 2013 in United States of America with 0 Comments

The blowtorch is well and truly on this weekend from Southern California to Southeast Texas as that well monitored ridge really intensifies across the region while a major trough drops down over the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. The below 500mb chart off the ECMWF has been one I’ve showed you a lot throughout this week but I […]

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Heading Towards Crunch Time

Written by on June 25, 2013 in United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

It’s getting ever close to July and the middle month of meteorological summer. My summer forecast is based upon June, July and August and I guess it’s time to look at what’s happened so far and how the forecast overall is playing out. As for the pattern through the rest of this week and into […]

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TUE 25 JUNE: UK & IRELAND REGIONAL FORECAST

Written by on June 25, 2013 in United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

Scotland It’s a quiet end to a much quieter day with much lighter winds than of late. Skies have stayed mainly cloudy but bright or sunny spells have appeared for some and where the sun’s made an appearance, temps have risen to 18, perhaps 19C. Closer to 16 or 17C beneath the thicker cloud, a disappointing 14C […]

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From Low 90s Today To 110s Friday In Las Vegas, Near 130° In Death Valley?

Written by on June 25, 2013 in United States of America with 0 Comments

By late June standards in Las Vegas, low 90s for a high could be considered cool but folks well know that this refreshing air ain’t going to last much longer. An unusually deep Western trough is allowing rare June ‘system’ rainfall into central California while temperatures are a good 3-6 degrees BELOW normal. While it’s cool […]

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MON 24 JUNE: VOGAN’S EUROPEAN OUTLOOK

Written by on June 24, 2013 in Rest of Europe, United Kingdom & Ireland, Videos with 0 Comments

[s2Stream player=”jwplayer-v6-rtmp” player_path=”/jwplayer/jwplayer.js” file_download=”VID240613.mp4″ player_width=”640″ player_height=”480″ player_key=”7dA7m05wsepGN0qTGnxA7CFT7sgLuKxncIU/4g==” player_option_blocks=”logo:{file:’http://www.markvoganweather.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/jwplayer_logo.png’,link:’http://www.markvoganweather.com’}” /] Pleasant week ahead with little interruption expected at Wimbledon through the next 5+ days. GFS brings rain and unsettled weather back into UK by as early as Thursday while the more reliable ECMWF keeps things settled through the weekend.

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MON 24 JUNE: UK & IRELAND REGIONAL FORECAST

Written by on June 24, 2013 in United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

Scotland It’s been a pleasant, albeit cool, breezy but bright or sunny afternoon with highs of 16-18C. Always feeling cooler in the breeze, Through tonight and winds fall light and beneath clear skies and cooler air aloft, it will turn chilly for late June. Lows widely down to 7 or 8C in towns and cities, nearer […]

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MJO Suggests Tropics Come Alive, Eastern US Stays Cool In July!

As we approach July, one must start watching the tropical Atlantic as the MJO index looks set to enter increasingly more favourable octants. While the GFS is going through phase 1, the ECMWF clearly shows it entering phase 2 and that’s prime time for western Atlantic development over the next couple of weeks. Quite often when the […]

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