• Bavi will strengthen to a typhoon Category 3 before impacting South Korea and Japan

    After tropical storm Bavi hit Taiwan on Saturday /https://mkweather.com/2020/08/22/tropical-storm-bavi-threats-east-asia-taiwan-south-korea-japan//, 8th tropical storm in West Pacific quickly strenghten to the next typhoon. Till Wednesday, forecast predict really low pressure in the center of typhoon up to 950 hPa. Bavi can strenghten to Category 3 typhoon near Ryukyu islands and then hit ...
  • Japan +41,1°C, a new national record

    After rounds of flooding rainfall devastated parts of Japan during the July and the start of August 2020, a change in the weather pattern has brought hot and dry conditions to the country. The front, called the mei-yu front, was responsible for the heavy rains in July, and typically brings the rainy ...
  • 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 ...
  • Red alerts: storms in China, India and Southeast Asia

    Already in July 2020 we pointed out to situation in South and East Asia, with "Once-in-a-century late summer monsoon", which caused historical floods in region during late June and July 2020. It´s true, that climate change is shifting Asian monsoon to the northern Areas and whereas Indonesia, Australia, or sometimes ...