Archive for April 6th, 2017
The Storm Prediction Center issued a HIGH RISK area for south Georgia extending into South Carolina during yesterday’s latest severe weather outbreak. This appears to be the earliest 3rd high risk issuance in any year. Back in 2006 a 3rd was issued but on April 7 not 5th. Preliminary storm reports on SPC overlay from yesterday. At least 9 filtered […]
While it was a warm end to March for much of Europe, it was a downright hot end to March over the southwest edge of the African Sahel. Ghana has become the latest nation to claim a new national record. Since January 1, it’s a two way draw in new national record highs and lows.
It’s a very repetitive pattern with Atlantic giving way to blocking high pressure. High pressure holds firm over the UK to end the week but change comes this weekend as the Atlantic returns. With it comes another pre-frontal warm surge as winds turn southerly. Again, it’s mainly England/Wales which truly benefits. As the trough and jet digs west of Ireland, […]