• Beijing -26°C: The lowest December temperature since 1978

    Extreme cold air from Siberia already has shifted above Eastern Asia, with extreme frosts in China, Japan and Korea. All-time temperature records reported at the end of December 2020 large region in northeastern and eastern China, including Beijing, where was measured -26,4°C / -15,5°F on 30. December - the lowest ...
  • Norway: The worst landslide for 30 years left 700 meters crater in the town, 26 ...

    Norway is experiencing with weather crisis in December 2020. Only few days before a Christmas, the highest December temperature in Scandinavia was measured in central Norway, +18,6°C /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/21/almost-a-new-winter-temperature-record-for-scandinavia-norway-186c// during an extreme warm spell. Wide Christmas period was accompanied by extreme rainfall in the region, heavy rains shifted above Norway from ...
  • January 2021 forecast for the World from ECMWF

    There are already available detailed outputs of air pressure, temperature and precipitation within ECMWF forecasts for January 2021 for the World /https://www.ecmwf.int/en/forecasts/charts/ and too outputs of circulation regimes (for January and the first half of the year 2021) and tropical storms activity (until 17. January and the first half of ...
  • It should be hard Christmas for Seattle, Vancouver: Atmospheric river aims to Northwest and British ...

    Western coast of the USA and Canada is in December 2020 and will be until minimally mid-January too, heavily tested by extreme rainfall from extratropical cyclonic systems, with widespread floods and landslides. A topic has become an impulse for wide discussion in climatological circles, after extreme landslide in British Columbia ...
  • SPECULATION: Peak of Winter 2020/2021 in the last decade of January? Big 6-weekly forecast until ...

    Next blocks created from weekly predicting maps of temperature, precipitation and air pressure anomalies for Europe, North America and World represent possible scenarios of behaving of circulation during next 6 weeks - until 18. January 2021 from source /https://www.ecmwf.int/en/forecasts/charts/. Graphs below are 7-months forecasts of NAO index and PNA index. ...
  • Summer (Winter) 2020/2021 forecast for South and Central America

    After Winter 2020/2021 forecasts for Europe, USA and Canada /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/24/winter-forecast-2020-2021-final-outlook/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/29/winter-forecast-for-usa-from-noaa//; Asia /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/01/winter-2020-2021-forecast-for-asia//, ENSO Winter 2020/2021 and Summer 2021 forecast /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/14/forecast-for-world-winter-2020-21-and-summer-2021-according-to-enso-predictions-strong-la-nina-winter-neutral-summer//, Cyclone season forecast for Australia /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/12/powerful-cyclone-season-in-australia-is-expected-9-15-cyclones-is-forecasted// and First Christmas 2020 forecasts /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/28/must-see-white-christmas-2020-forecast-for-europe//, Mkweather will publish Summer (Winter) 2020/2021 forecasts for South and Central America and Summer 2020/2021 forecast for ...
  • Very cold weather until the New Year 2021: scenarios for December in Europe are freezing

    It´s a weekend 28.-29. November 2020 and above Central Europe starts to flow very cold air, which next days will reach in 850 hPa -10°C above Carpathians. This coldwave will be limited to Central Europe, Balkan, Baltic states, eastern Scandinavia, Belarus and northern and western Ukraine, but later, gradually next ...
  • Adelaide: Cooldown from +38,5°C to +18,2°C / 48 hours (maximum temperature) after extreme powerful cold ...

    Australia this week has reported extreme strong cold front, the strongest of a season. Before the cold front, maximum temperatures in southern coast have reached up to +41°C, but after transition of frontal system, temperatures aren´t higher than +18°C. In many places, including Adelaide, has cooled down for more than ...
  • 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. ...
  • Next tropical threat (97L Invest) aims towards Europe (Portugal, Spain, France, the UK, Ireland)!

    After tropical storms Alpha, hurricane Epsilon and tropical storm Zeta /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/20/tropical-storm-alpha-in-europe-floods-in-spain-portugal-and-france-easternmost-forming-tropical-storm-ever/; https://mkweather.com/2020/10/20/hurricane-epsilon-uk-ireland-france-and-norway-with-dangerous-winds-and-floods-around-tuesday-27-october/; https://mkweather.com/2020/10/29/worlds-largest-hails-20cm-from-cold-front-linked-with-ex-hurricane-epsilon-supercell-storm-in-libya/; https://mkweather.com/2020/10/31/ex-hurricane-zeta-hits-europe-already-in-a-few-hours//, next tropical threat aims towards Europe in November 2020! Tropical depression 97L Invest only grows above eastern parts of Northern Atlantic now, but until Wednesday - Saturday 11.-14. November it shifts above European land with possible ...
  • 93W Invest hits Philippines and Vietnam! (12th tropical threat for 40 days)

    Already 12th tropical threat in Vietnam and next possible typhoon in Philippines and Southeastern Asia since 5. October 2020! After the worst flood events in central Vietnam in all-time history /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/25/minimally-269-killed-on-10-tropical-waves-in-vietnam-india-philippines-and-cambodia-next-tropical-threats-are-expected/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/06/next-severe-rains-and-floods-for-vietnam-philippines-malaysia-and-indonesia-after-typhoons-goni-and-atsani// and the strongest typhoon ever, Goni in Philippines and its effect in Vietnam /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/30/typhoon-goni-exploded-into-2020s-strongest-storm-on-earth-category-5-305-km-h-winds-hits-philippines-and-vietnam/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/01/dramatic-scenes-typhoon-goni-315-km-h-sustained-winds-hit-philippines/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/02/the-strongest-superstrom-on-the-earth-in-history-typhoon-goni-from-a-drone// is arriving ...
  • Greece already with serious frosts, Florina -3,5°C /25.7°F

    While Mediterranean islands in Greece still occasionally reports hot and humid tropical nights with minimum temperatures above +20°C, freezing conditions arrived to the northern, Macedonian part of Greece, with the first serious frosts of winter season 2020/2021. While in October and early November 2020 temperatures only rarely dropped below 0°C ...
  • Southern France up to 200 mm of rain during weekend´s episode, Marseille 96 mm / ...

    Remnants of flooding cyclone, which has brought severe floods in Spain during work-week /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/06/extreme-floods-in-spain-372-mm-24-hours// have shifted above British Islands and France, where they regionally make problems at the weekend. The worst situation is in southern France, where has fallen from Saturday to Sunday 7.-8. November 2020 rarely up to 200 ...
  • La nina is bringing cold and snowy weather to northern India

    Snowy and icy conditions in populated regions of northern India around 3000 MASL will be during early winter season thanks to La-nina more often such usual. Strong Asian monsoon is bringing highly above average precipitation during La-nina phases and all winter season 2020/2021 is strong La-nina expected. Strong cyclonic activity ...
  • Next severe rains and floods for Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia after typhoons Goni and ...

    Typhoon Goni devasted northern and Central Philippines /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/30/typhoon-goni-exploded-into-2020s-strongest-storm-on-earth-category-5-305-km-h-winds-hits-philippines-and-vietnam/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/01/dramatic-scenes-typhoon-goni-315-km-h-sustained-winds-hit-philippines/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/02/the-strongest-superstrom-on-the-earth-in-history-typhoon-goni-from-a-drone// and from Thursday to Friday, 5.-6. November 2020, after 5 days, hit in Vietnam. Goni already isn´t so powerful than at the weekend, when reached 315 km/h sustained winds and 380 km/h wind gusts near Philippines, but it making next ...
  • November outlook for the USA from NOAA

    Weather in November 2020 will copy usual La-nina, AO+ and NAO+ patterns behavior during winter season. La-nina is linked in winter season with lot of precipitation in Northwest and northern USA and sometimes too northern Midwest and Northern Plains. During La-nina, southern half of the USA is very warm and ...
  • Siberian winter in Europe is confirming! Arctic days and 20-degree frosts in outlook!

    Already on 31. October we have noticed, that forecast models have expected the first serious winter coldwave in continental Europe /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/31/first-serious-frosts-in-continental-europe-after-10-november-possible//. On Tuesday, 3. Novemeber, Mkweather has published an article, with unseasonably and extreme conditions, which are expected after 14. November 2020 in Europe /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/03/extreme-coldwave-in-europe-from-siberia-in-long-term-outlook-20c-in-continental-europe-possible//. This forecast is partly preliminary, ...
  • First serious frosts in continental Europe after 10. November possible!

    In previous articles we have described circulation during NAO+/AO+ phase, which brings Indian-summer like weather in early November 2020 in Europe /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/29/summer-25c-in-germany-in-november// and return of heavy frosts during NAO-/AO- phase not only to Scandinavia /https://mkweather.com/2020/10/29/sweden-the-first-20c-of-the-winter-season/; https://mkweather.com/2020/10/31/sweden-frosts-are-even-stronger-240c//, but too in continental parts of Europe, after 10. November 2020. Outputs of meteorological ...
  • Summer +25°C in Germany in November?

    Thanks to expected strong AO+ and NAO+ phase, Azores high brings extremely warm November weather during the first November 2020 days over Spain, France, Germany, but gradually Italy, Central Europe, Balkan, Scandinavia and Eastern Europe, too. Predicted absolute maximum temperatures on maps of GFS are usually 2-3°C below national records ...
  • Tropical system goes along with Japan, then hits Far East (Russia)

    While in continental Russia, temperatures first time in the season has dropped to -30°C (Tegyultya) on Monday, 19. October 2020, Far East is waiting very possible surprise - post-tropical system 20W Twenty. System with power +/- tropical storm will shift along with coast of Japan northward/northeastward above Pacific up to ...
  • November 2020 outlook for the USA

    NOAA and Weather Nation has published an analysis of expected weather conditions in the USA in November 2020. Main message of monthly forecast was, that incoming weather patterns in the USA will be very similar than usual behavior of circulation during La-nina phases. During La-nina phases, wet conditions appear above ...
  • Colorado: The largest wildfire in history

    September early arrival of winter conditions didn´t help and Colorado is more than a month after recorded cooldown (called sometimes a "summer blizzard" /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/09/the-usa-has-covered-up-to-30-cm-of-snow-in-casper-almost-ice-day-all-time-below-0c-32f/; https://mkweather.com/2020/09/08/historic-early-snowstorm-in-the-us-8-september-2020-a-big-photo-and-video-gallery-rapid-city-from-40c-to-0c-104f-to-32f/; https://mkweather.com/2020/09/06/extraordinary-early-september-blizzard-75-mph-120-km-h-gusts-unseasonably-strong-t-storms-in-warmer-regions/; https://mkweather.com/2020/09/05/snow-in-lower-areas-across-the-usa-colorado-60f-fall-of-temperature-from-morning-to-evening// alives extreme wildfire conditions, moreover with strong winds and dangerous air quality. About Pine Gulf Fire we have informed during the summer /https://mkweather.com/2020/08/22/hell-on-the-earth-the-pine-gulch-wildfire-in-colorado-grows-to-be-second-largest-in-states-history-california-wildfires-burn-acreage-larger-than-new-jersey/; ...
  • Vietnam: 62 dead and 6 tropical waves, next 2000 mm of rain is expected

    Situation in Vietnam is more than critical. It is a natural disaster. After 3 tropical waves (2 tropical stroms - Linfa and Nangka and tropical depression 91W Invest) are coming next 3 tropical threats - tropical depressions 94W Invest, 95W Invest and 96W Invest, with next severe floods in Central ...
  • First snow in Minneapolis / Michigan Tech University / British Columbia / Edmonton / Calgary ...

    First snow is here in many parts of USA and Canada, together with extreme cold Arctic air, shifting to the southern areas, on Friday, 16. October 2020. In the USA, trendy are videos from Minneapolis and Michigan Tech University, where snowfall, linked with cold front in front of Arctic extremely ...
  • Powerful cyclone season in Australia is expected, 9 - 15 cyclones is forecasted

    Bureau of Meteorology, Accuweather teams and other forecasters based on long-term meteorological models published a forecasts for cyclone season 2020/2021 in Australia. Main drivers of the seasonal forecasts were a behaviour of ENSO (ongoing La-nina phase) and IOD (Indian Ocean Dipole pattern). Thanks to La-niňa, wet conditions will be present ...