• After 40-degree heatwaves ground frosts: Dunedin, New Zealand +3,2°C

    Only at the end of January, New Zealand reported extreme heatwave, during which was in Southern Island measured the second highest January temperature in country in history, +39,3°C /https://mkweather.com/2021/01/28/new-zealand-with-the-second-highest-january-temperature-in-history-ashburton-393celsius//. Cold conditions persisting across Southern Hemisphere however /https://mkweather.com/2021/01/24/antarctica-set-to-coldest-january-since-1978-southern-hemisphere-hasnt-been-so-cold-almost-10-years//, did not leave wait for themselves long and after powerful cold front, extremely ...
  • Extreme winter in northern Siberia: Norilsk buried under the snow

    The northernmost city with population above 100 000 inhabitants experiences with extremely winter conditions. Although, city has reported "very warm" cyclonic weather during last decade, on 22. November 2020 even with maximum temperature +0,3°C, deep cyclones are bringing enormous amounts of snow. City reports 70 cm of snow currently and ...
  • Tropical storm Lambda hits Africa?! The first tropical storm in Western Sahara!

    This is anomalously extreme! It won´t be one of several Mediterranean storms over the Spain, Portugal and other parts of Mediterranean, but very possibly next tropical storm, or even hurricane of Atlantic hurricane season 2020! If possible storm Kappa eastward from the US and Canadian coast will strengthen to a ...
  • Europe: Winter comes from the Atlantic, in Scandinavia -30/-35°C possible

    Thanks to climate change, winter blasts come to Europe from untraditional direction more and more often. Labrador cold stream pushes near Farm Strait warm Gulf stream to the south (more and more cold water from the Arctic) and southwestward from Iceland arises Global warming hole anomaly, with colder air masses ...
  • CURRENT FORECASTS: Theta hits Europe on Tuesday and Wednesday, 17.-18. November as a tropical storm ...

    Theta according to the newest forecasts should hit in Portugal and Spain already on Tuesday, 17. November 2020, with next significant impact in France or even England on Wednesday 18. November. Remnants of a system will move above parts of Central Europe and Benelux during next days. Predictions say, that ...
  • Napier, New Zealand (North Island) with the worst floods since 1963 (242,4 mm)

    Its late spring and frontal waves in southern hemisphere are stronger and bring more rainfall such as in previous months. At the weekend, Napier was the warmest city in New Zealand, with maximum temperatures above +27°C, but powerful cyclone with a cold front have brought on Tuesday, 10. November a ...
  • Hurricane Eta in Florida: Drone footage

    Hurricane Eta has caused minimally 251 deaths in Central America and Caribbean and its effect has been shifted above the southern coast of USA last hours. The most fatalities have been reported from Guatemala, 150 and Honduras, 57. Next 22 killed was reported in Mexico, 17 in Panama, 2 in ...
  • New York City: Summer in November, 76°F / +24,4°C

    Indian summer has shifted from northern and central parts of the USA above Northeast, Midwest and Mid-Atlantic, with almost summer temperatures in traditionally colder regions. New York City, with average November temperature maximum only 53.8°C / 12,1°C has experienced on Saturday with almost summer day with maximum of 76°F / ...
  • First serious frosts: Bamberg, Germany -5,2°C, Kocelovice, Czechia -5,1°C, Wiener Neustadt, Austria, -4,1°C, Benson, UK ...

    While in 850 hPa was located above Central Europe very warm air, +10°C above long-term temperature average, temperature anomalies in 2 meters was on Friday and Saturday morning above belt from British Isles to Balkan Peninsula negative, with first more serious frosts in Central-European lowlands, under -5°C. Frosts like this ...
  • Tropical Indian summer in November! North Platte in Nebraska +30,6°C / 87.1°F

    Indian November summer has surprised with abnormally hot weather in northern and northeastern parts of the USA. In North Platte, Nebraska, has been on Friday, 6. November, measured recorded +30,6°C / 87.1°F, what is historic first time, when temperature overcame threshold +30,0°C in November. Absolute temperature November record in North ...
  • Canada and Alaska: temperatures almost -40°C / -40°F and heavy blizzards

    Extreme strong frosts and snowfall are reported from parts of Canada and Alaska in early November 2020. Regionally, temperature or snowfall records were broken and Arctic cold blast from these parts of North America will be shifting to western and central USA during next period. In Yukon Territory, Canada has ...
  • 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, ...
  • Hurricane Eta aims towards Florida with possibility 250-500 mm (10-20 inches) of rainfall (!) (+VIDEOS)

    The second strongest November hurricane in all-time history of records from all Atlantic hurricane seasons, Hurricane Eta hit Central America in full power - nearing a hurricane Category 5 at the night from Monday to Tuesday, 2.-3. November 2020. Before its shift above Central American land, Eta reached status of ...
  • Extreme coldwave in Europe from Siberia in long-term outlook! -20°C in continental Europe possible!

    One extreme run of GFS after another! Circulation should developing extremely crazy in the second decade of November 2020 according to the newest outputs of meteorological models and decline of AO and NAO index should be linked with extreme Siberian coldwave in Europe - not only continental, but too in ...
  • Hurricane Eta, Category 4 (260 km/h winds) destroys Central America, Category 5 is possible

    Very unexpected and surprising! That are words which are describing current extreme situation in Caribbean, Central America and Mexico. Sustained winds in center of hurricane Eta has reached 130 mph / 215 km/h and wind gusts are reaching destroying 160 mph/ 260 km/h! Eta unexpectedly from Sunday to Monday strengthened ...
  • Severe hailstorms hit Australia

    Severe storms with extreme-sized hails was moving across Queensland, Australia during the last October 2020 days. Hails were reported from Victoria and New South Wales too, but not so large such in Queensland (around 15 cm in diameter). Extreme hailstorms were produced in unstable air mass in powerful cold front, ...
  • Norway 162 km/h, the UK 159 km/h, Spain 144 km/h, Sweden 112 km/h and France ...

    Severe winds hit northwestern Europe at the weekend 31. October - 1. November 2020. Trio of cyclones gradually has brought severe winds mainly in Norway, the UK, Spain, Sweden and France - last from the cyclonic systems, ex-hurricane Zeta, has arrived above the UK on Sunday. The highest wind gusts ...
  • 40-year floods in New South Wales, Australia: 206 mm / 48 hours

    Early this week, heavy rains hit parts of Southeastern Australia, mainly New South Wales and Sydney region. Over the region, deep pressure system has shifting at the weekend and until Wednesday, 23.-27. October 2020, with the heaviest rains around Monday, 25. October. Rains and storms hit parts of Queensland and ...
  • Arctic days comes in October! USA under record early snowfall with 200-years October frosts

    On Friday has started series of extremely cold days in the USA, with gradual snowing up to southern regions. Snow forecasts hasn´t been changed very lot, with expected snow in Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and Missouri and New Mexico in almost ...
  • France: The coldest start of autumn since 1998

    Already in seasonal forecasts for Autumn 2020 and Winter 2020/2021 Mkweather described changing climate patterns during autumn and early winter period, linked with melting Arctic, Global Warming hole, Gulf Stream and Icelandic stormtrack shifting /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/29/gulf-stream-the-weakest-for-1600-years-northern-ireland-with-the-coldest-recorded-september-temperature-in-history//. Seasonal forecast for Autumn 2020: https://mkweather.com/2020/08/22/europe-autumn-2020-forecast-mkweather-accuweather-maps-and-analysis/ First forecast for Winter 2020/2021: https://mkweather.com/2020/07/29/first-forecast-for-winter-2020-21-early-powerful-coldwaves-nov-dec-then-weakening-of-cold-pattern-and-warm-jan-feb-mar/ Updated forecast for ...