Archive for September 9th, 2013

Des Moines Ties Sept Record, Upper 90s Poised For Chicago, Low 90s For Northeast Before Frost Returns

Written by on September 9, 2013 in United States of America with 0 Comments

Temperatures are soaring from the Plains to Great Lakes this afternoon with 100s over Iowa and lower 90s up into Minneapolis and Chicago. Thank a trough over the Rockies, dry ground southwest winds, sunshine and a ridge. The mid-summer level heat is not only breaking daily but monthly records with Des Moines currently simmering at 101 degrees. […]

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Written by on September 9, 2013 in United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

Scotland It’s been a reasonable day across Scotland with sunshine interrupted by a few afternoon showers, highs rising to 15 or 16C widely, always cloudier in the far North and breeze in the east. Through tonight and it’s a quiet end to the first day of the new week. Clear skies and light winds mean another […]

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Europe 10 Day Outlook: Another Big Storm Threat For Iceland, Another Look At Winter

Written by on September 9, 2013 in Rest of Europe, United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

As we commence a new working week, it’s a cool and fairly unsettled start with frost to start Monday then through this afternoon, there are plenty of blustery showers around, especially down the eastern side of the British Isles. Somewhat drier, brighter and sunnier and a touch milder further west. The pesky low from the […]

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BREAKING: Humberto Forms Just S of Cape Verde’s, Set To Become 1st Hurricane!

Written by on September 9, 2013 in Tropical with 0 Comments

It was inevitable! We now have Humberto positioned on the south side of the Cape Verde Islands bringing drenching rains and gusty winds. This storm looks primed for further intensification and is likely to become the Atlantic’s first hurricane of 2013. Here’s the current rainbow satellite imagery. As the Azores end of the mid-Atlantic ridge strengthens and […]

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