• 23 dead, injuried and missing after extensive wildfires in Argentina

    At the start of autumn, severe persisting heatwaves with extensive wildfires hit northern parts of Argentina. The worst is situation in Lago Pueblo, El Hoyo, El Maiten, Cerro Radal and El Bolsón, where wildfires have destroyed large parts of forests. 23 people is dead (1), injuried (7) and missing (15). ...
  • Paraguay after severe floods, 10 people have died

    In the last article we have mentioned, that southern half of Southern America expects relatively drier period in February 2021 /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/08/chile-and-patagonia-after-heatwave-415c-382c//. However, January 2021 and the start of February were in central parts of Southern America extremely rainy and stormy, regionally, with deadly floods, e.g. in Paraguay. In central parts ...
  • Chile hit historic frontal system, Santiago the rainiest January for 150+ years

    After historic heatwave in Patagonia /https://mkweather.com/2021/01/24/extreme-hailstorms-hit-argentina-patagonia-with-all-time-record-438c// and wildfires in Chile /https://mkweather.com/2021/01/24/chile-with-widespread-wildfires-chillan-6-days-with-34-36c// came during last period powerful cooldown with extremely strong cold front. Severe stroms have appeared in semidesert regions, where rain in the summer occurs very rarely - in Santiago was recorded 40mm+ rain, what made with January 2021 the ...
  • Mendoza, Argentina: 150 mm of rain, hailstorm and floods, 1 dead

    Temperatures in northern Argentina are attacking +40°C / 104°C and tropical temperatures already hit southern, densely populated provinces, too. In Mendoza, northwestern Argentina maximum temperatures has reached +32°C, when the city hit extreme storms with 150 mm / 5.9 inches of rainfall. Storms has been accompanied with lot of hails ...
  • More than egg-sized hails in Buenos Aires and heavy snowstorms in Argentina - cruel winter ...

    Argentina is experiencing with severe weather conditions during winter 2020. Eastward from country, anomalous pressure low holds almost all season /link/ and this type of circulation is bringing extreme coldwaves and snowfall to Patagonia, and extreme weather in the temperature and pressure gradient to the northern latitudes of Argentina, where ...