• 408 mm rainfall in Mauritius brought severe flash floods and landslides

    After 2 months of relatively calm weather, flash floods came into Mauritius, island southeastward from Africa. In a very short time, 408 mm of rain dropped late previous workweek (15.-16. April 2021) in Plaisance, with results of regional floods and landslides. Precipitation amounts such these are almost twice bigger than ...
  • Tropical system 94S Invest hits Australia

    Australia is relatively short time after devastating cyclone Niran /https://mkweather.com/cyclone-niran-hit-australia-with-160-km-h-winds-in-new-caledonia-250-km-h-is-expected-remnants-hits-new-zealand//, which almost with a strength of a Category 5 hit a New Caledonia, too /https://mkweather.com/category-5-cyclone-niran-devastated-new-caledonia// and another tropical threat has appeared. Now, tropical system 94S Invest won´t hit Queensland, such as Niran, but its stormtrack will be situated into parts ...
  • Australia: Sydney with record cold night (+12,7°C / 54.9°F), in the north first +45°C of ...

    Australia has experienced with extreme temperature anomalies across the country around 5. November 2020. While in the south and mainly densely populated Southeast temperatures dropped to record low values, in the north has occurred first extreme hot days with maximum temperature above +45°C / 113°F. On Thursday, 5. November, a ...
  • Norway 162 km/h, the UK 159 km/h, Spain 144 km/h, Sweden 112 km/h and France ...

    Severe winds hit northwestern Europe at the weekend 31. October - 1. November 2020. Trio of cyclones gradually has brought severe winds mainly in Norway, the UK, Spain, Sweden and France - last from the cyclonic systems, ex-hurricane Zeta, has arrived above the UK on Sunday. The highest wind gusts ...
  • Very rarely September storm hit Qatar (impact of Arctic Amplification and AO- in Persian Gulf)

    Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD) warned people about severe storms associated with strong winds, poor visibility at some places in the country in its weather report on Tuesday, 29. September 2020. QMD mentioned that local cloud development was observed in some regions with a chance of isolated storms on Tuesday and ...
  • In South Korea, the first time in history July colder than June

    For the first time since start of record-keeping temperatures in 1973, South Korea’s average temperature in July was lower than that in June, according to Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA). July´s temperature anomaly could be linked with “exceptionally high temperatures in the Arctic caused by global climate change”. Meandering of jet-stream ...