• Winter arrived in Patagonia very early: Maquinchao, Argentina, -11,5°C, only 6,8°C from all-time May record

    After last year, which brought in Patagonia the cruelest winter in last 20 years /https://mkweather.com/patagonia-with-one-of-the-cruelest-winter-for-last-20-years//, winter season 2021 is beginning very early, too. Already around 10. May, central Argentina - Maquinchao, Patagonia, 888 MASL reports extremely strong frosts, on Tuesday, 11. May only -11,5°C, what is only 6,8°C warmer than ...
  • Storm Lola brought severe storms in Spain and Portugal

    During last days, storm system Lola was moving above Iberian Peninsula, accompanied by severe storms with heavy rains, hails, strong winds and severe lighting. The most hit regions were northern Portugal and southern Spain, where damages were reported. Some damages after lighting were too observed from southern France. The most ...
  • Buenos Aires, Montevideo and Santa Katarina region after extreme storms

    17 years after rare event, when Santa Katarina region, southern Brazil, hit a tropical system of Category 2, round of severe storms went trough Buenos Aires (Argentina), Montevideo (Uruguay) and Santa Katarina (southern Brazil). Storm system has brought regionally severe storms with flash floods. Powerful thunderstorm system arise above Pampa ...
  • 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 ...
  • Theta aims towards Portugal

    New forecasts associated with a tropical storm Theta have shifted its stormtrack more southward, above Spain and Portugal and some runs expect, that shift towards coast of Europe should be accompanied by more slowly change of position of tropical storm. However, predicting tools are relatively favorable for tropical depression Theta ...
  • +25°C in Germany after France´s +27,8°C in November?

    On Sunday, 1. November 2020 has started last phase of Indian summer, called sometimes in the central Europe a "Marian summer", with last chances for some warmer sun rays in the year. Entrance of Azores high above southwestern Europe has surprised on Sunday, 1. November with a temperatures up to ...
  • Portugal and Spain: Red alerts before depression with tropical features

    Another deep Atlantic cyclone is shifting westward and northwestward from Iberian Peninsula directly above the British Isles. It is storm with tropical features, on which front side, is starting to flow warm air above continental Europe, with regional Indian summer during the next period /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/18/indian-summer-in-europe-how-many-degrees-will-be-in-your-region//. Storm with tropical features is ...