• Beirut with ice flood: The strongest hailstorm in more than 50 years

    All Mediterranean last days was fighting with severe storms and floods caused by anomalous circulation typical for NAO- / AO- phases, with south situated stormtracks of Icelandic cyclone. Not only Italy or Croatia /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/08/italy-the-level-of-the-river-rose-from-05-to-12-meters-during-the-night-extreme-floods/; https://mkweather.com/2020/12/06/floods-hit-split-cro-and-salerno-it-so-intensively-hasnt-rained-since-1975//, but too Lebanon hit according to few media historic storm, in this case hailstorm, with ...
  • Beirut streets turned into rivers

    Series of Mediterranean storms continues with floods in Lebanon, Italy, Spain/Portugal and floods are reported form Middle East too - Iran, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. Thanks to NAO- (negative phase of Arctic Oscillation), stormtracks of Icelandic cyclone are anomalously shifted to the south - above Canary Islands, Mediterranean, northern Africa ...