Archive for July, 2015

NEW WORLD ‘HEAT INDEX’ RECORD LIKELY SET ALONG SHORES OF PERSIAN GULF…

Written by on July 31, 2015 in Asia, Rest of Europe, Rest of World, Summer 2015 with 0 Comments
NEW WORLD ‘HEAT INDEX’ RECORD LIKELY SET ALONG SHORES OF PERSIAN GULF…

The heat has been relentless and often unbearable throughout the Middle East. Temperatures are surpassed 120 degrees across the majority of Iraq with AccuWeather claiming that Baghdad has tied it’s all-time record of 124 degrees (51C) yesterday afternoon. However, there is worse down along the coast! Scalding hot, desert air combined with onshore winds blowing off the hottest body of water […]

Continue Reading

IRAQ Declares 2nd ‘Heat Holiday’ Of July 2015 As All-Time Records Are Challenged

Written by on July 31, 2015 in Asia, Summer 2015 with 0 Comments
IRAQ Declares 2nd ‘Heat Holiday’ Of July 2015 As All-Time Records Are Challenged

Within the past 10 days, I posted an article on the gruelling heat wave torturing Iraq. As expected, yet another surge of extreme heat is bringing temperatures widely above 120F, forcing the government to issue it’s second ‘heat holiday’. These were the values reached during the last heat wave. This holiday, like the last is due to the combination […]

Continue Reading

FRI 31 JUL: VOGAN’S UNITED STATES OUTLOOK

Written by on July 31, 2015 in Videos with 0 Comments
FRI 31 JUL: VOGAN’S UNITED STATES OUTLOOK

[s2If current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)][s2Stream player=”jwplayer-v6-rtmp” player_path=”/jwplayer/jwplayer.js” file_download=”Vid31715.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’}” /][/s2If][s2If current_user_cannot(access_s2member_level1)][/s2If]

Continue Reading

FRI 31 JUL: VOGAN’S EUROPEAN OUTLOOK

Written by on July 31, 2015 in Videos with 0 Comments
FRI 31 JUL: VOGAN’S EUROPEAN OUTLOOK

[s2If current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)][s2Stream player=”jwplayer-v6-rtmp” player_path=”/jwplayer/jwplayer.js” file_download=”Vid310715.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’}” /][/s2If][s2If current_user_cannot(access_s2member_level1)][/s2If]

Continue Reading

UK: The Wild ‘Ups And Downs’ Of This Summer Continue…

UK: The Wild ‘Ups And Downs’ Of This Summer Continue…

This has been a disappointing summer for many, particularly for western and northern parts of the British Isles and Ireland. However, from a meteorological standpoint, it’s been fascinating, quite extreme and probably has been one of the weirdest and most extreme that I can remember. We started with the UK’s hottest July reading of 36.7C […]

Continue Reading

THU 30 JUL: VOGAN’S UNITED STATES OUTLOOK

Written by on July 30, 2015 in Videos with 0 Comments
THU 30 JUL: VOGAN’S UNITED STATES OUTLOOK

[s2If current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)][s2Stream player=”jwplayer-v6-rtmp” player_path=”/jwplayer/jwplayer.js” file_download=”Vid307715.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’}” /][/s2If][s2If current_user_cannot(access_s2member_level1)][/s2If]

Continue Reading

Flash Flood Threat For Southwest, Record Heat For Northwest

Written by on July 30, 2015 in Summer 2015, United States of America with 0 Comments
Flash Flood Threat For Southwest, Record Heat For Northwest

With a surge of monsoonal moisture streams northward into the Southwest from Mexico, the flash flood threat is ongoing. We saw some significant flooding due to thunderstorms yesterday with even the closure of I-15 linking LA with Vegas. Great shot of a strong thunderstorm towering above Twentynine Palms, CA yesterday afternoon. [s2If current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)]   Ongoing […]

Continue Reading

W EUR: Pattern Change Coming With Warm Surge Arriving As August Begins

W EUR: Pattern Change Coming With Warm Surge Arriving As August Begins

Following record cold days and sustained below normal temperatures following the initial hot surge, July will wind up cooler-than-normal across at least 90% of the UK. The only place which may be average or slightly above in the SE corner of England. Just look at how cold the last 7 day mean has been. No surprise […]

Continue Reading

THU 30 JUL: VOGAN’S EUROPEAN OUTLOOK

Written by on July 30, 2015 in Videos with 0 Comments
THU 30 JUL: VOGAN’S EUROPEAN OUTLOOK

[s2If current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)][s2Stream player=”jwplayer-v6-rtmp” player_path=”/jwplayer/jwplayer.js” file_download=”Vid300715.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’}” /][/s2If][s2If current_user_cannot(access_s2member_level1)][/s2If]

Continue Reading

Autumnal Low Produces Extremes Across US

Written by on July 29, 2015 in Summer 2015, United States of America with 0 Comments
Autumnal Low Produces Extremes Across US

An unusually potent summer low is making for a weather map more suited to fall in the Northern Rockies where heavy snow has been falling in the mountains, records winds have blew at lower elevations and temperatures are running 10-25 below normal. That same system is acting like a wheel, drawing arctic air south on […]

Continue Reading

Top