• Austria -8,3°C, the UK -7,3°C, Germany -6,4°C, France -5,6°C, Croatia/Bosnia -5,0°C, the Spain -3,8°C

    Another cold morning hit Europe from British Island to western Balkan and we should recapitulate Friday´s 16. April 2021 TOP national minimum temperatures from International Exchange Database. The coldest air is slowly shifting eastward and southward and record cold was on Friday according to coolwx.com weather tool mainly in the ...
  • Frosts are back: The UK -7,6°C, France -6,4°C, Belgium -4,5°C, Germany -4,2°C, the Netherlands -3,2°C, ...

    After extremely cold morning in the UK on Monday, 12. April, when temperatures dropped almost to -10°C /https://mkweather.com/tulloch-bridge-the-uk-94c-widespread-snowing-hit-london-too-the-coldest-mid-spring-since-2013//, another freezing morning is coming into western parts of Europe, while in the Alps and Carpathians, is intensively snowing /https://mkweather.com/some-parts-of-central-europe-expect-5-day-april-blizzard-05-meter-of-snow-is-rarely-expected-snowfall//. On Tuesday, 13. April 2021, morning, the coldest temperatures in lower situated ...
  • NAO- the strongest since October 2020, tripole of air pressure systems from Azores to Scandinavia ...

    Favorable forecasts for April 2021 appear unsuccessful after mega-cold Arctic blasts hit large parts of Europe thanks to strange persisting circulation pattern. While above Azores, pressure quickly decreased, anomalously strong Greenland´s high has shifted above Europe and above Scandinavia, powerful cell of polar vortex caused, that all extremely cold Greenland´s ...
  • Late frosts destroyed most of grape harvest in France, Spain, Italy

    Extreme April weather in southern Europe has a widespread negative effect in agriculture. While in continental parts of Europe, mainly fruit trees were and will be in a danger, yet /https://mkweather.com/apple-pear-plum-or-cherry-trees-in-danger-after-snowstorm-next-severe-frost-10c-around-15-april-in-continental-europe-extreme/; https://mkweather.com/some-parts-of-central-europe-expect-5-day-april-blizzard-05-meter-of-snow-is-rarely-expected-snowfall//, in southern France, northern Italy and norther Spain, the most of grape harvest is reported to be destroyed ...
  • Last snow for parts of Europe in the middle of April?

    Already in last days we have warned before expected untraditional, late season snowstorm in parts of continental Europe (and British Islands) /https://mkweather.com/apple-pear-plum-or-cherry-trees-in-danger-after-snowstorm-next-severe-frost-10c-around-15-april-in-continental-europe-extreme/; https://mkweather.com/the-next-snowstorm-for-europe-cold-front-will-be-shifting-across-europe-7-days//. Now, we should look at updated and more detailed forecasts of expected very possible last snowfall in Europe in winter season 2020/2021. Although, snow showers or snowing ...
  • Apple, pear, plum or cherry trees in danger: After snowstorm, next severe frost ...

    It appears, that coldwave in next week in continental Europe will be stronger, than was in last days expected. It won´t be so extreme, such as a current week, with temperatures up to -20,6°C in low situated regions /https://mkweather.com/european-april-arctic-blast-206c-in-718-masl//, but the next snowstorm /https://mkweather.com/the-next-snowstorm-for-europe-cold-front-will-be-shifting-across-europe-7-days// should cause, that in lower situated ...
  • Italy: Subtropical crops suffer -10°C frosts, harvest in a danger

    Only in last series of articles we have informed about abnormally cold April blast in Europe. In Slovenia, -20,6°C was on Wednesday, 7. April, morning, measured /https://mkweather.com/european-april-arctic-blast-206c-in-718-masl//, in Croatia surprised -12,0°C and in Belgrade, fell record 10 cm of snow /https://mkweather.com/belgrade-10-cm-of-snow-new-record-of-the-latest-snowfall-since-1888-croatia-120c-in-564-masl//. Moreover, next cold period with snowing is forecasted for ...
  • Snow and severe frosts already in next days, the second Arctic blast starts at the ...

    In this article we have updated forecast maps of air pressure with precipitation type in Europe, T2m anomaly in Europe and T2m in central parts of Europe until 16. April 2021. We have warned before late spring coldwave in Europe in series of articles before /e.g. https://mkweather.com/the-next-coldwave-in-europe-will-be-drastic-temperature-records-snow-and-extreme-frosts/; https://mkweather.com/where-will-the-april-coldwave-be-strongest-heavy-frosts-estimates-of-potential-national-tops-of-minimum-temperatures-below-1000-masl-in-europe/; https://mkweather.com/polar-vortex-brings-snowing-3-14-april-parts-of-europe-with-blizzard-50-cm-of-snow/; https://mkweather.com/the-uk-hits-the-coldest-april-weather-in-history-all-time-record-154c-should-be-overcame-record/; ...
  • Polar vortex brings snowing (3.-14. April), parts of Europe with blizzard >50 cm of snow

    The worst forecasts are confirming and some parts of Europe, e.g. Carpathians or southern Balkan should see severe snowfall already at the weekend, 3.-4. April 2021. From Easter Monday, extreme Arctic blast will start with polar vortex outbreak with widespread snowing in Europe from Monday to Wednesday, 5.-7. April, mainly ...
  • April snow hits Europe, coldwave will be long and strong

    Wednesday, 31. March is bringing extremely warm weather to Europe, with summer days above +25°C in mid-latitudes, but Eastern brings unwanted worsening of weather, with insane cold blast, associated with widespread snowfall, snow showers and late spring frosts. According to last outputs, snowing is expected in most countries in Europe, ...
  • Blizzard and heavy frosts after an Easter! Europe with a record Arctic blast!

    Coldwave after an Easter 2021 is confirming and it appears that Europe waits a big Arctic outbreak! Cooldown will come from northwest immediately at the first April 2021 days, during an Easter. Some Easter mornings should be in parts of western and central Europe already with light frosts, but the ...
  • Czechia with extremely cold morning: -24,6°C!

    Cold blast in central-European region was even stronger than was expected. In series of next 4 articles we will describe extremely frosts, which hit on Sunday, 21. March Czechia, Slovakia, Austria and Poland. In the first country from the row, Czechia, surprised anomalous and extremely low spring temperatures - the ...
  • Snow and frosts soon back! Europe on 16.-22. March with the next strong coldwave

    The first March 2021 coldwave is ending in Europe with extremely low temperatures (Finland, -38,9°C, the coldest March temperature since 1998: https://mkweather.com/southern-finland-389c-the-coldest-national-minimum-temperature-in-march-since-1998/) and devastating windstorm, which ends the coldwave, is coming /https://mkweather.com/damaging-windstorm-100-160-km-h-hits-london-dublin-manchester-amsterdam-hamburg-copenhagen-oslo-already-next-hours//. Windstorm will bring temporarily warmer conditions, but already all next week, from 15.-16. March, until 22.-23. March is ...
  • Snowing hits Europe! Including the UK or Benelux

    Already at the weekend is starting powerful coldwave, which in southern parts fo Europe will persist minimally until 10. March and in northern or eastern parts, maybe until 15. March 2021! Coldwave won´t bring only very strong frosts /https://mkweather.com/strong-coldwave-with-snowing-hits-parts-of-europe-between-5-10-march//, but in many parts of Europe last heavier snowfall of the ...
  • Wednesday in Slovakia, -21,4°C, after storm Justine, next -20°C possibility on Sunday and Monday in ...

    Already in the article about 11-year frosts in Shetland /https://mkweather.com/2021/01/29/shetland-83c-the-lowest-temperature-since-2010// we mentioned, that in Wednesday morning, in Dobšinská Ľadová Jaskyňa, central Slovakia, -21,4°C was measured /SHMU/, what is for now, the lowest temperature of milder, next peak of winter in Central Europe. Next similar frosts are forecasted for the coldest ...
  • Peak of the winter in Europe! Russia and Scandinavia -50°C, continental Europe -30°C and British ...

    Extreme blocking circulation, which was in Mkweather described in many articles during last period /e.g. https://mkweather.com/2020/12/29/updated-ecmwf-6-week-forecast-for-the-world-absolute-peak-of-the-winter-2020-21-in-continental-europe-around-15-january-after-decline-of-naoi-below-2-aoi-below-4// has brought already the most severe frosts in Siberia since 2002 (Oymyakon -57,2°C on 28. December and -57,5°C on 29. December 2020: https://mkweather.com/2020/12/29/siberian-blocking-extreme-cold-air-in-norway-433c-finland-411c-only-week-after-all-time-december-scandinavian-record-18c/ and the strongest frosts in Norway since 2001, -43,4°C and in ...
  • Spain with expected winter conditions: Heavy rains, floods, frosts and snow! + VIDEOS: Floods in ...

    Last period, heavy rains hit western and southwestern Europe, including the UK /https://mkweather.com/2020/12/21/dramatic-floods-in-the-uk-and-heavy-rains-winds-in-western-europe-forecast//, but too the Spain. Rains and winds have bothered around the weekend France, Benelux, Portugal or Norway, too. The worst situation was in Wales, southwestern England and southern Spain - in Barcelona and Valencia region with severe ...
  • First snow and frosts up to -14°C in continental Europe!

    First snowing and subsequent severe frosts have arrived after cold front on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 20.-22, November 2020 to continental Europe. Cold front brought snowing in valleys and basins and occasionally in lowlands around Friday, 20. November - a few videos from Germany, Ukraine, Romania and Serbia with first ...
  • UK 172 km/h, Norway 155 km/h wind gusts, in northwestern Europe is raging a windstorm

    While Mediterranean storms /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/17/storm-warnings-mediterranean-storm-in-croatia-italy-and-greece/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/15/2-mediterranean-storms-hit-central-and-eastern-mediterranean-next-week// in Italy and Greece were last 48 hours relatively calm, wild weather hit northwestern Europe, with severe wind gusts, including densely populated regions. The stronger wind gusts were reported on Wednesday from Norway - Hasvik-Sluskfjellet reported 155 km/h. In Cairngorm, the UK it was "only" ...
  • Snowing in Central Europe above 300 MASL on Friday!

    Next 3 days, from Wednesday to Friday, 18.-20. November 2020 will be moving across western and central Europe powerful cold front. After frontal system, very cold air floods British Islands, continental Europe and later Balkan for a time - in basins and valleys in altitudes 300-800 MASL is expected snowing, ...
  • Europe under the snow with -20°C frosts: It starts already next week!

    Already longer time Mkweather is preparing readers for powerful Arctic blast, which hits Europe according to the newest materials already in 7 days - since 20. November 2020 and will persisting over Europe all 3rd November decade /https://mkweather.com/2020/11/12/europe-winter-comes-from-the-atlantic-in-scandinavia-30-35c-possible/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/09/winter-is-coming-snow-and-frosts-in-europe-already-around-20-november/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/07/monthly-forecast-for-europe-between-10-november-and-10-december-arrival-of-cold-winter-is-expected/; https://mkweather.com/2020/11/04/siberian-winter-in-europe-is-confirming-arctic-days-and-20-degree-frosts-in-outlook//. Outputs of meteorological models are day after day different, ...
  • 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 ...
  • First snow showers and frosts in Central Europe around 25. September?

    On Thursday, 10. September, ground frosts were reported from UK (Aboyne, Scotland, 140 MASL temperature minimum only +0,3°C) and from Romania (Miercurea Ciuc, 662 MASL, +1,1°C) and on Friday, we are expecting groud frost morning across larger part of Europe from the UK to Ukraine - mainly in basins and ...
  • First snowing in Europe already on 20. September? American scenario possible

    American scenario in Europe is day after day more possible. In order, firstly, last ground frosts risk in Europe will arrive on Thursday and Friday /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/08/tuesday-ground-frosts-in-europe-france-29c-belgium-30c-germany-31c-czechia-34c-poland-39c-slovakia-42c-spain-27c//, then powerful September heatwave hits Europe during first half of next week /https://mkweather.com/2020/09/07/paris-35c-95f-london-30c-86f-on-monday// and finally, extreme coldwave around 20. September could bring first snow ...