• Singapore after the worst rainfall for 40 years with damaging floods

    Not only Supertyphoon Surigae /https://mkweather.com/the-strongest-april-typhoon-in-history-supertyphoon-surigae-category-5-winds-315-km-h-devastated-palau// - the strongest April typhoon in history (Category 5), but too heavy rain from monsoon storm systems currently hits Southeastern Asia. While Surigae hit after Palau northeastern Philippines, with maximum reached wind gusts 315 km/h and 100 000 people in Philippines were at the weekend ...
  • Singapore surprised a waterspout

    Southern Thailand and Malaysia hit severe storms during last days /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/07/southern-thailand-horror-floods-worst-in-50-years-24-dead// and it appears that in upper levels has arrived colder air. Temperature differences between tropical air masses and storms-brought colder masses had immediately results in more turbulent air flow, with an unexpected waterspout event, very close to the center ...
  • After tropical storm Etau, Philippines and Vietnam hit next typhoon, Vamco

    Death tool in Southeastern Asia reach almost 300 people and Philippines and Vietnam hit next tropical threats. Early this week, tropical storm Etau hit Vietnam and bought next 2 fatalities and produced over 250 mm (10 inches) of rain in the provinces of Bình Định, Khánh Hòa, and Phú Yên. ...
  • 7th tropical system after 105 dead: Typhon Saudel should bring catastrophic impact to Central Vietnam

    6 tropical systems - 4 tropical depressions and 2 tropical storms (Linfa and Nangka) hit Vietnam and Southeastern Asia since 5. October /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/17/vietnam-62-dead-and-6-tropical-waves-next-2000-mm-of-rain-is-expected/; https://mkweather.com/2020/10/14/53-died-15-missing-after-disastrous-floods-in-vietnam-cambodia-laos-next-tropical-threat-hit-region-on-friday-16-october/; https://mkweather.com/2020/10/11/vietnam-hits-next-3-tropical-systems-tropical-storm-linfa-and-depressions-93w-and-94w-it-makes-significant-landfall-in-philippines-laos-cambodia-thailand-and-myanmar-too// and cause historic floods - the worst in decades. Floods has affected more than 5 millions people in Central Vietnam, Hue region, last days. Now, ...
  • Malaysia: Floods in Borneo

    All Southeastern Asia under flood water. Thanks to wet phase of MJO, Asian monsoon is extremely strong now. Simultaneously, ITCZ has shifted to the southern areas and hit mainly Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapur and Brunei, where in autumn (partly thanks to climate change) fall usually more precipitation such as in the ...
  • Vietnam should hit next typhoon between 10.-15. October, Indonesia with widespread floods and landslides after ...

    According to new prognostic materials, Southeastern Asia is waiting hard times with widespread flooding, landslides and ITCZ (Intertropical Convergence Zone) shift to the southern regions, while northern areas should hit next typhoon of the season - mainly Vietnam. In fields in central Vietnam and southern Myanmar, GFS is prediction extreme ...
  • Spider season in Australia linked with extreme changes of temperature

    A spider season - the springtime in Australia, is bringing really strong changes of temperature across the continent. On the one hand, parts of Southern Hemisphere has experienced with one of the best winters for last 20 years /https://mkweather.com/2020/08/12/patagonia-with-one-of-the-cruelest-winter-for-last-20-years/; https://mkweather.com/2020/08/12/confirmed-tasmania-with-the-coldest-temperature-ever-142c-6f/; https://mkweather.com/2020/08/24/cruel-winter-in-patagonia-continue-massive-losses-of-sheep-100-000-killed-in-patagonia-because-of-intense-snowstorms/; https://mkweather.com/2020/08/21/snowing-in-the-northernmost-latitude-in-australia-for-last-15-winters-since-2005-and-the-coldest-day-of-winter-2020-in-new-south-wales-expected-at-the-weekend-new-zealand-with-heavy-rain-185-mm-96/; https://mkweather.com/2020/08/13/brasil-is-waiting-a-historic-coldwave-temperatures-will-drop-30c-below-average-around-20-august-2020/; https://mkweather.com/2020/08/04/antarctic-blast-hit-australia-snowing-in-melbourne-and-hobart-105c-13f-and-the-coldest-4-days-for-last-24-years//, on the other hand, ITCZ (Intertropical ...
  • ITCZ is shifting southward, floods in Indonesia (Java, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, West Papua) has started cause ...

    During the summer, Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) was shifted above northern parts of Souteastern Asia - lot of rain has been reported from Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand or Myanmar. Currently, ITCZ has starting to shift more southward, over northern parts of Indonesia, with severe storms and flooding risk. Already during the ...
  • Autumn forecast for Asia from Accuweather

    Main conclusions from Asia´s autumn forecast from Accuweather: Weak La Niña conditions will contribute to warmer-than-average sea surface temperatures over the western part of the Pacific basin, therefore an uptick in storms and tropical activity will occur. /see also https://mkweather.com/2020/09/06/main-notes-from-cfsv2-forecast-for-autumn-and-winter-2020-21-in-the-world// Next typhoons are expected from the Philippines to Taiwan, eastern ...