The fall season 2021 is starting across part of the United States

The fall season 2021 will start with a significant cold blast across part of the United States. By Monday evening a cold front will already reach southern Colorado and central Kansas, while hot temperatures will remain farther south and east. Tuesday brings a much colder air mass farther south across the Plains, temperatures at the …

Fall arrives in southern Canada and northwestern U.S.

Fall arrives in southern Canada and northwestern U.S.

The start of the Fall season 2021 will introduce a quite significant temperature change across southern Canada and the northwestern United States, well coinciding with the official calendar dates. The first significant cold event will also deliver some fresh snow with a notable accumulation across the High Plains and the northern Rockies.Measurable snow (4-7 inches) …

2021 Ozone Hole

2021 Ozone Hole

This year’s giant Antarctic ozone hole is already among the 25% largest in recorded history and is still growing. A giant ozone hole has opened up over Antarctica. Already larger than the entire ice-covered continent, the ozone hole has surpassed the size of 75% of ozone holes measured since 1979 and is still growing. Scientists …

Wetter weather across southern and central Europe

Flooding in France 2021

After a drier than normal summer, a wetter pattern is expected from the coming weekend into the next week across southern and central Europe. Above normal rain amounts are forecast over France, southern Germany, Austria, Switzerland, northern Italy and western Balkans.Local flash flooding events are possible above all over southern and eastern France.Yesterday southern France …

Tropical Storm Nicholas

Tropical storm Nicholas

Tropical Storm #Nicholas has just formed. With warm water temperatures and lowering wind shear, there’s a window over the next 24-36 hours for the system to organize quicker than model guidance suggests. Higher end tropical storm appears within reach before approach to Texas. Additional development is possible through the middle of next week if the …

Winter Storm Larry

Winter Storm Larry

Larry is forecast to transform into a winter storm that will deliver feet of snow in Greenland. Hurricane Larry made landfall at 11:45 p.m. AST Friday Night in Newfoundland near South East Bight with maximum sustained winds of 80 mph (130 km/h) and an estimated minimum pressure of 960 mb (28.35 inches). Hurricane Larry is …

Super Typhoon Chantu

Typhoon Chantu

Super Typhoon #Chantu (#Kiko) has rapidly intensified during the past 6 hours and is now an Extremely Catastrophic Category 5 typhoon while passing along the coastal waters of Northern Cagayan. Its core is now endangering the province of Batanes particularly Batan Island, where its capital Basco is located. Its inner rainbands continues to spread across …

Hurricane Larry

Hurricane Larry

Hurricane Larry is expected to cause dangerous surf and rip currents along western Atlantic shores later this week. The center of Hurricane Larry is located over the Atlantic Ocean about 830 miles (1340 km) southeast of Bermuda. Larry is moving toward the northwest near 10 mph (17 km/h), and this general motion is expected to …

Super Typhoon Chantu

Typhoon Chantu

Super typhoon Chanthu (locally called Kiko) has rapidly intensified from tropical depression to Category 5 typhoon within 24 hours with maximum wind speeds of 260 km/h. Chanthu reached a Category 5 super typhoon status at 09:00 UTC on September 8, 2021, becoming the second super typhoon of the year.In the Philippines, this tropical cyclone is known as Kiko. …