Archive for August 23rd, 2013

N Plains Heatwave, Gulf Coast & Desert Southwest Tropical Flood Threat

Written by on August 23, 2013 in United States of America with 0 Comments

While a lot of focus shifts towards the building heat over the Plains in coming days, we also want to watch carefully the tropics and not one but two features may present big rains and an increased flood potential. While the upper pattern has changed in recent days which is helping ease the prolific Southeast rains […]

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Europe Pattern Next 7 Days Contains Heat, Wind & Rain, Maybe Even Snow?

Written by on August 23, 2013 in Rest of Europe, United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

The heat is well and truly on this afternoon across Southeast England as a low off Iceland and a large high centred over Scandinavia promotes warm southerly winds over the UK. Combine those warm southerly winds with some sunshine and the temperature has risen into the balmy 26-29C territory. However cloud and rain is spreading into western parts as the frontal system attached […]

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Written by on August 23, 2013 in Videos with 0 Comments

[s2Stream player=”jwplayer-v6-rtmp” player_path=”/jwplayer/jwplayer.js” file_download=”Vid23813.mp4″ player_width=”640″ player_height=”480″ player_key=”7dA7m05wsepGN0qTGnxA7CFT7sgLuKxncIU/4g==” player_option_blocks=”logo:{file:’’,link:’’}” /] Today’s video looks at the Europe pattern through the next 7 days, comparing the ECMWF with GFS.

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Written by on August 23, 2013 in United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

Scotland It’s a mixed Friday afternoon and early evening as a weak front crosses the country bringing thickening cloud along with light and patchy rain. It’s also been warm and muggy day with temperatures generally hovering at between 20-23, locally 24C. Into tonight and the front will spark some heavier showers which will present the East with […]

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