• Beirut with ice flood: The strongest hailstorm in more than 50 years

    All Mediterranean last days was fighting with severe storms and floods caused by anomalous circulation typical for NAO- / AO- phases, with south situated stormtracks of Icelandic cyclone. Not only Italy or Croatia /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/08/italy-the-level-of-the-river-rose-from-05-to-12-meters-during-the-night-extreme-floods/; https://mkweather.com/2020/12/06/floods-hit-split-cro-and-salerno-it-so-intensively-hasnt-rained-since-1975//, but too Lebanon hit according to few media historic storm, in this case hailstorm, with ...
  • Saudi Arabia hit one of the hugest tornadoes in history

    During NAO- phase (negative phase of North Atlantic Oscillation) or AO- phase (negative phase of Arctic oscillation - NAO equivalent for Northern Hemisphere), stormtracks of Icelandic cyclones are shifted to the south, with powerful cold blasts in subtropical and tropical zones, where extremely cold air mixes with hot tropical air ...
  • Iran: Widespread floods and first frosts

    In western parts of Iran, regionally 100 - 200, rarely up to 300 mm of rain should drop during next period. Country reports heavy rains since late November 2020, with regional floods. Winter conditions arrived into Iraq, Syria, Kuwait, Jordan and Saudi Arabia, too, in Iraq, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia ...
  • Beirut streets turned into rivers

    Series of Mediterranean storms continues with floods in Lebanon, Italy, Spain/Portugal and floods are reported form Middle East too - Iran, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. Thanks to NAO- (negative phase of Arctic Oscillation), stormtracks of Icelandic cyclone are anomalously shifted to the south - above Canary Islands, Mediterranean, northern Africa ...
  • Mediterranean storms are shifting above Middle East: Floods in Baghdad

    Mkweather last period has warned before together 5 Mediterranean storms /2 STORMS; 3 STORMS/, which were / are expected between 20. November and 15. December 2020. We /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/23/floods-in-desert-saudi-arabia-cold-and-rainy-forecast-for-middle-east// and other meteorological services /https://www.accuweather.com/en/weather-forecasts/rain-snow-return-to-middle-east/852701/ have warned before severe storms, rains, winds and floods in Middle East, with winter conditions, too. In series of these articles we ...
  • 2 Mediterranean storms hit Central and Eastern Mediterranean next week

    Besides possible heavy rains and winds in northwester sector of Europe and expected storms from remnants of a tropical storm Theta in Portugal, Spain and the UK, hard times are prepared for parts of Central and Eastern Mediterranean, too. During incoming week hit Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, ...