• Heatwaves and drought in Hong Kong and Taiwan: All-time April temperature record and microchip crisis

    Only before a few days we informed about tropical weather in Japan and both Koreas /https://mkweather.com/superyphoon-surigae-and-its-surprise-for-korea-and-japan-tropical-temperatures//. Hot and dry weather however has persisted above region since March 2021 /https://mkweather.com/japans-cherry-blossom-earliest-peak-since-812/; https://mkweather.com/taiwan-the-worst-drought-in-73-years-extreme-2021-mk/; https://mkweather.com/hong-kong-34c-on-easter-after-record-temperatures-in-march//. Meanwhile, China is fighting with more often duststorms with origin in Gobi desert /https://mkweather.com/gobi-desert-is-growing-fastest-on-earth-beijing-hit-already-3rd-major-dust-storm-in-5-weeks//. According to the meteorological news ...
  • Superyphoon Surigae and its surprise for Korea and Japan: Tropical temperatures!

    Supertyphoon Surigae /https://mkweather.com/the-strongest-april-typhoon-in-history-supertyphoon-surigae-category-5-winds-315-km-h-devastated-palau/; https://mkweather.com/supertyphoon-surigae-category-5-hits-philippines-mk// already after Palau and Micronesia hit Philippines, where 230 000 people were displaced and 3 died. Philippines had a luck, that supertyphoon hit the country only marginally and eye of the system has shifted relatively far from the islands early this week. There is however another ...