• Mecca, Saudi Arabia with disastrous floods

    Saudi Arabia under attack of severe floods, hail and heavy rains! The worst situation was around Tuesday, 27. April 2021 in Mecca region, where disastrous floods caused widespread damages. Floodwater in some parts of the region was 1 - 2 meters high, according to video and photo materials. Severe floods ...
  • Kuwait, +45,7°C, a new April national record!

    It looks, that Summer 2021 in Middle East will be extremely hot! After all-time March records in many countries in the region, April heatwaves are bringing the next national monthly temperature records. Extremely hot air has shifted above Middle East from Sahel and Sahara /https://mkweather.com/senegal-470c-togo-430c-ghana-and-burkina-faso-420c-extremely-hot-weather-hit-western-sahel/; https://mkweather.com/sahara-is-extremely-hot-niger-452c-sudan-450c-chad-445c-and-egypt-440c-north-africa/; https://mkweather.com/egypt-442c-libya-420c-hot-summer-in-southern-mediterranean-too-next-weekend-will-be-even-hotter/; https://mkweather.com/record-heatwave-for-eastern-mediterranean-and-middle-east/; https://mkweather.com/egypt-440c-iran-433c-kuwait-428c-israel-426c-saudi-arabia-420c-and-the-hottest-april-day-in-damascus-and-tropical-days-in-caucasus// and ...
  • Egypt +44,2°C, Libya +42,0°C, hot summer in southern Mediterranean, too! Next weekend will be even ...

    Severe early heatwaves already hit Saharan states and southern Mediterranean, informed Twitter account Extreme Temperatures Around the World. +44,2°C in the oasis of Jalu and +44,0°C at Tazerbo was in Egypt on Saturday, 17. April, measured. Hon, Obari and Tragen, central Libya surprised with maximum temperatures +42,0°C and ot +40,0°C ...
  • Senegal (+47,0°C), Togo (+43,0°C), Ghana and Burkina Faso (+42,0°C): extremely hot weather hit western Sahel

    Only last week we informed about extremely hot conditions across parts of Sahara and Sahel /https://mkweather.com/mali-456c-only-24c-from-national-record-from-summer-months// - in Mali, +45,6°C was measured, what is only 2,4°C from all-time summer national record. While in Europe, extremely cold weather is persisting, all tropical air is shifted above Sahel and Sahara, with the ...
  • 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 ...
  • Lebanon, Syria, Israel and Turkey with deadly wildfires, in Lebanon the worst for decades, Russia ...

    After period of extreme heatwaves and severe winds in the region and persisting blocking high over Eastern Europe, Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/11/atmospheric-circulation-in-northern-hemisphere-europa-and-north-america-during-the-first-half-of-autumn-2020//, one of the worst wildfires for last decades has appeared above Lebanon and Syria during the first half of October 2020. Thanks to powerful hurricane season, ...
  • Hailstorms and tornadoes already in Turkey, Middle East in hot air (Saudi Arabia +43,4°C, Iraq ...

    Cold front in front of remnants of windstorm Alex has shifted over Central Asia, Caucasian area and Eastern Mediterranean, with severe storms in Turkey, accompanied with strong wind gusts, hails, heavy rain (up to 89 mm) and tornadoes, according to ogimet.com and eswd.eu. Heavy rain hit from Thursday to Saturday ...
  • Coldwave in Europe will be longer and stronger: 10 days of cold weather between 9.-18. ...

    Extreme low values of NAO and AO index until 25. October 2020 will be linked with anomalously southern stormtracks of cyclonic systems above North-Atlantic region and cold Arctic air will flow far to the south - except of moderate climate zone above subtropical zone (Mediterranean) and partly north of tropical ...
  • Turkey +39,2°C, Cyprus +37,0°C, Greece +36,4°C, Romania +33,4°C, Bulgaria +32,8°C, Serbia +31,8°C, Ukraine +28,4°C - ...

    While in Western, Central Europe and Western and Central Mediterranean Windstorm Alex has brought a disastrous rainfalls and winds from Thursday to Tuesday, 2.-6. October 2020. Eastern, Southeastern Europe and Eastern Mediterranean enjoy holiday weather, with extreme high supertropical, tropical or summer temperatures from Ukraine to Turkey. As we informed ...
  • Flash flood with 6cm (2.4 inches) hailstorm hit Istanbul

    Similarly, such in Ukraine /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/30/f2-tornado-hit-small-village-in-ukraine//, severe storms with cold air has shifted to Turkey during last days, too, with regional heavy rains, storms with hails and flash floods. One of storm cells hit Istanbul region on Tuesday, with extreme large hails with diameter of up to 6 cm according eswd.eu. ...
  • Cyprus +40,4°C, Israel +42,8°C, Egypt +43,6°C, Saudi Arabia +46,0°C, with all time September records regionally: ...

    Meanwhile Europe is experiencing with extreme cold weather caused by robust cyclonic system, with heavy rain, storms, wind and snow in the mountains, Eastern Europe, Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East alives extremely hot late-September weather, with maximum temperatures above +40°C (104°F) in a lot holiday destinations. Gecitkale, Cyprus, on Tuesday, ...
  • Iraq (+49,0°C), Kuwait (+48,5°C) with new September records, Syria +47,0°C

    According to Climate-Data.org/wundergroud/wikipedia, absolute September maximum temperature record for Kuwait City is only +47,7°C (117,9 °F), but during September 2020, last week - on Wednesday, 9. September, according to ogimet.com, +47,9°C (118,2°F) was measured in the city. On Monday, 14.9. 2020, +48,5°C was observed in Abdaly, Kuwait, +48,3°C in Basrah, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Supertropical heatwave (35 - 47°C / 95 - 116°F) from Slovakia up to Israel: Israel ...

    A mass of extremely hot tropical air holds over Southeastern, Eastern Europe, Turkey and Mediterranean coast of Middle East. In Eastern Europe is very hot (Kherson, Ukraine, +34,2°C, Tarnow, SW Poland +33,8°C, Pinsk, Belarus, +32,6°C) but not so hot as over Balkan and southeastern parts of Central Europe. More than ...