• Return of warm spring to Europe after 12. April, NAO+ between 15.-30. April expected

    Outputs of GFS between 13.-17. April are already warm and ECMWF predicts warm and sunny NAO+ phase for Europe between 15.-30. April 2021. After forecasted extreme coldwave in western half of Europe /https://mkweather.com/the-next-coldwave-in-europe-will-be-drastic-temperature-records-snow-and-extreme-frosts/; https://mkweather.com/the-uk-hits-the-coldest-april-weather-in-history-all-time-record-154c-should-be-overcame-record/; https://mkweather.com/april-snow-hits-europe-coldwave-will-be-long-and-strong-snow/; https://mkweather.com/blizzard-and-heavy-frosts-after-an-easter-europe-with-a-record-arctic-blast//, return of warm spring conditions, with summer days above +25°C is expected to come ...
  • Polar vortex brings to western Europe 10-day coldwave, some runs expect blizzard for central parts ...

    While morning´s runs are so drastic, with snow cover across western and central European countries after an Easter 2021, last daily runs have shifted extreme coldwave more westward - above southwestern and western Europe, with severe frosts and snowing mainly in the Spain, France, the UK and Germany. Weather after ...
  • -20°C on 17. March 2021? Surprisingly cold outputs of GFS for Central Europe!

    It has appeared, that after powerful coldwave between 5.-10. March /https://mkweather.com/strong-coldwave-with-snowing-hits-parts-of-europe-between-5-10-march//, finally, very warm period will come to Europe, with +20°C and higher temperatures across Central European countries, again. Although very warm period is still forecasted around 11.-14. March, with possible +20°C temperatures, not expected surprise has appeared in outputs ...
  • Terrible accident on the highway, Chelyabinsk, Russia

    Only in one of the last articles we have informed about snowstorms, which bothered Russia and Canada during last period /https://mkweather.com/snowstorms-hit-large-parts-of-russia-and-canada-western-canada-expect-cold-spring-2021//. Extreme coldwave has shifted from Europe in the third February 2021 decade above Baltic region, Finland and Europeand Russia /https://mkweather.com/johvi-estonia-301c-extreme-winter-has-shifted-above-baltic-region-2021/; https://mkweather.com/finland-397c-siberian-shots-until-10-march-expected/; https://mkweather.com/ust-shchuger-european-russia-513c-2021-euroepan-record// and later Western and Central Siberia, with ...
  • Snowing hits Europe! Including the UK or Benelux

    Already at the weekend is starting powerful coldwave, which in southern parts fo Europe will persist minimally until 10. March and in northern or eastern parts, maybe until 15. March 2021! Coldwave won´t bring only very strong frosts /https://mkweather.com/strong-coldwave-with-snowing-hits-parts-of-europe-between-5-10-march//, but in many parts of Europe last heavier snowfall of the ...
  • Parts of Texas and New Mexico report the coldest February in history

    Extreme coldwave, which was persisting over Texas and southern parts of the USA mainly during the second decade of February 2021 caused, that all month February ended in parts of Texas and New Mexico such as the coldest February in all-time history! The strongest was winter around 15. February, when ...
  • Florida with +30°C / 86°F, New York under the snow, floods shifted to Southeast

    Powerful cold front is a reason of more extreme events across eastern USA - a blizzard in Northeast /https://mkweather.com/spring-2021-starts-in-northeast-and-great-lakes-region-with-extreme-frosts//, floods shifting from Kentucky /https://mkweather.com/kentucky-hit-severe-floods-coldwave-for-northeast-is-prepared// above Southeast and tropical temperatures in Florida, too. While parts of New York state and other northeastern states reported last days a powerful Arctic blast, Florida ...
  • Rapid Arctic Sea Ice Extent loss after strong AO+ phase at the end of Winter ...

    Immediately after European, Asian and partly North American warm spells during last days of Winter 2020/2021, dramatic Arctic Sea Ice Extent loss has appeared over Arctic Ocean. Untraditionally strong anomaly have noticed many scientists or watchers. Similar falls of frozen area above Arctic appeared in many years in the past, ...
  • Forecast for Europe until 15. April: last words of winter before Easter 2021, dominance NAO+ ...

    Alternating of NAO+ phase and blocking pattern during the first half of Spring 2021 will cause, that at all, very warm spring weather is after powerful early Spring cold blast /https://mkweather.com/strong-coldwave-with-snowing-hits-parts-of-europe-between-5-10-march// between 10. March and 15. April expected, with one exception, before Easter 2021, when winter season 2020/2021 should say ...
  • Strong coldwave with snowing hits parts of Europe between 5.-10. March

    Promised return of very cold winter will be realized already at the weekend and during the next workweek, with really strong spring cold blast - mainly in Central Europe, Balkan, Baltic region, Eastern Europe and Turkey. In basins and valleys in continental Europe, minimum temperature should stop near -18°C and ...
  • Early March 2021 coldwave: Winter hits Europe, Middle East and northern Africa again

    Between 1.-15. March, next Siberian attack is prepared for parts of Europe, Middle East and northern Africa. Untraditionally, extreme cold air should firstly hit parts of Middle East and Sahara (and too Eastern Mediterranean and eastern Balkan) and winter only later, before 10. March should come to continental Europe. For ...
  • Kanevka near Murmansk: -44,2°C

    Polar night, darkness and extremely cold Siberian air - that is reality for Murmansk and Arkhangelsk region these days. Siberian coldwave from continental Europe, Baltic and Scandinavia has shifted above European Russia, with really powerful measured temperatures from Murmansk region - in Kanevka, eastern Kola Peninsula on Sunday, 21. February ...
  • Japan and the easternmost Russia hit extreme snowstorm, in Japanese mountains 20 meters of snow

    During extreme frosts in Europe, North America and winter blast in Africa, extreme snowstorm hit Far East and Japan. Northern Japan, mainly regions of Hokkaido reported last week the strongest blizzard in years and Russian east coast, including Vladivostok or Magadan hit severe and deadly windstorm. Extreme snowfall is reported ...
  • Del Rio, southern Texas: 28 cm / 11.2 inches of snow - a new all-time ...

    Last week brought many surprises not only in Europe or Africa, but too in the USA and Canada, including the southernmost territories. Powerful blizzard hit Texas and northern Mexico, where caused power outages for more than 10 million households. In Texas -20°F / -28.9°C was measured, what is only 3°F ...
  • Beast in the Middle East! Snowing in Jerusalem the first time in 8 years!

    In one from the last articles we have informed about the first snowing in Libya in 15 years and widespread snowfall in Middle East /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/20/snow-in-libya-after-15-years-blizzard-too-in-syria-jordan-lebanon-iraq-saudi-arabia-snowstorm-2021//. In another articles, we have described anomalous arrival of Siberian air masses into Africa, including southern parts /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/19/siberian-winter-in-subequatorial-africa-south-sudan-chad-niger-and-nigeria-only-around-20c/; https://mkweather.com/2021/02/20/siberian-air-crossed-equator-temperatures-dropped-to-20c-2021//. Now, we should look at anomalous ...
  • Siberian air crossed equator, temperatures dropped to +20°C

    Only in previous articles we have informed, that extremely cold Siberian air hit Africa and Middle East in full power, with the first snowfall in Libya after 15 years, freezing rain in Egypt /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/20/snow-in-libya-after-15-years-blizzard-too-in-syria-jordan-lebanon-iraq-saudi-arabia-snowstorm-2021// and rare ground frosts in subequatorial Africa, e.g. Niger or temperatures below +20°C in Southern Sudan ...
  • Snow in Libya after 15 years! Blizzard too in Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Saudi Arabia

    Last workweek, before a severe coldwave with Siberian origin in subequatorial Africa /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/19/siberian-winter-in-subequatorial-africa-south-sudan-chad-niger-and-nigeria-only-around-20c//, rarely snowing surprised parts of Africa and Middle East, including Libya, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Israel, Jordan and Saudi Arabia. From Egypt, freezing rain was reported. In Libya, freezing point was overcame in including Al-Bayda, Yefren, Nalut, Al-Marj, ...
  • Finland -39,7°C, Siberian shots until 10. March expected

    Only on Friday, 19. February 2021 we have informed about extreme frosts in Estonia (-30,1°C: https://mkweather.com/2021/02/19/johvi-estonia-301c-extreme-winter-shifted-above-baltic-region/) and extreme dry Siberian air has already shifted above Finland, where hit on Saturday, 20. February almost 40-degree frosts. Above Finland is currently deep snow cover, moreover, extremely cold and dry air has shifted ...
  • Siberian winter in subequatorial Africa: South Sudan, Chad, Niger and Nigeria only around +20°C

    Extremely cold Siberian air from Europe has shifted unexpectedly southward - almost up to equator! Extraordinary temperature anomalies -10 - -20°C from long-term average have surprised at the end of workweek Sudan, South Sudan, Chad, Niger or even northern Nigeria! Maximum temperatures regionally, e.g. in Sudan, South Sudan or northern ...
  • Warm spring will come to Europe in 3 waves: around 25.2., 15.3. and 30.3. (+20°C, ...

    There are available an update of Weather Regime frequency forecast for Europe from ECMWF and we should look at possibilites for the most warmest periods during upcoming 6 weeks. Besides that, the newest forecasts for upcoming workweek are extremely warm, with reaching more than +20°C in Central European countries during ...
  • Winter comeback in the first March 2021 decade: Scandinavia -40°C, snow showers and severe frosts ...

    Although main run of GFS is relatively warmer, with -5°C in 850 hPa for parts of Central Europe, there are still possibilities of anomalous Siberian air comeback into Central Europe, with only -15/-20°C in 850 hPa, what means 5-10°C warmer weather such as during February 2021 extreme Siberian coldwave. If ...
  • Johvi, Estonia: -30,1°C, extreme winter has shifted above Baltic region

    -30,1°C in Estonia (Johvi), -27,4°C in Latvia (Daugavpils) and -26,2°C in Lithuania (Utena) are minimum temperatures from Baltic states from Thursday and Friday, 18.-19. February 2021. In northern area of the region, February 2021 coldwave was colder such as in January 2021 while in southern area, colder times were measured ...
  • Spring is coming! +20°C in Central Europe already next week!

    The warmest weather, with maximum temperatures up to +20°C in all Central European coutnries should appear between Tuesday and Thursday, 23.-25. February 2021. After long persisting and cold winter period, with Siberian outbreaks since late December 2020 in Europe, at the enf of the winter we should see extremely warm, ...
  • 73% of the USA under the snow: The snowiest winter in modern history!

    Only a short time ago, we have informed about possible all-time record of the snowiest USA ever /https://mkweather.com/2021/02/16/70-4-of-the-usa-under-the-snow-the-snowiest-winter-ever-record-is-70-9-and-the-next-snowfall-is-expected// and from Tuesday to Wednesday, 16.-17. February 2021 it appears, that this record was broken! We should to say, that 73% of the US territory (expect for Alaska) is currently under the ...
  • Cold weather in the USA: minimally 20 dead, Oklahoma City the coldest in 122 years! ...

    Wave of extremely cold weather in the USA continues and country reports minimally 20 dead, 73% of the territory under the snow /a topic of the next article/ and many broken all-time or very old temperature records. As we mentioned in previous articles, extreme winter has shifted up to Texas ...