The image above is rain fall over the last 7 days. As you can see places in east Tennessee and parts of coastal Carolina got in on the heavy rain (as hinted at in the latest Latest weekly outlook ) Saturday’s surface map above showing an incoming cold font across the eastern US. This will likely… Continue reading Weekend outlook August 12th – 13th
Today’s featured image comes from Space Science and Engineering Center website from the US latest weather satellite GOES-16 which was launched into space last November (2016). It is currently non operational (meaning it’s not being used in forecast operations just yet but going through a testing phase) and it’s available to the public through a few websites. Back… Continue reading Rain returning to the South East and Southern Plains into the weekend
Over the last few days data has continued to show a very wet weather pattern (and cooler as well) setting up for the central half of the country to the east/south east. In the image above (1-5 day mid level flow) we see a weakness in between a strong ridge off the west coast and… Continue reading First two weeks of August looking very damp and cool (at times) in the South East.
We’re going to take a glance at the data and forecast for August 2017. It’s the last full month of summer and the days are getting ever so slowly shorter. Still we’re going into what some like to call the dog days of summer. To start August it isn’t going to feel very much like… Continue reading August 2017 general outlook
Wide spread clouds and showers this Friday limiting the severe weather risk thus SPC (Storm Prediction Center) has lowered the risk to Marginal (less of a risk than a slight risk) this is also the start of some damp and cooler times for the eastern half of the US as cool Canadian high Pressure settles… Continue reading Cooler times ahead. Heavy rain for the Mid Atlantic through the weekend.
The weather pattern of much of the US in the last two weeks have been just plain hot (outside of the Great Lakes and North East) but this is slowly changing as the week goes on. Lets take a look. We’ll start with the upper level flow by next weekend. Notice the ridge has moved… Continue reading Weather pattern change for the eastern US will lead to gradually cooler days and increase rain.
Water Vapor satellite mid day Friday shows two features affecting the weather from the central US to the east/south east. I’ve circled two of them, the two high pressures joining forces to create the hottest weather for a lot of the folks since last summer (2016) These two upper level and surface features will hang… Continue reading Sizzling summer heat continues into the weekend! Also a look at rain fall and who’s drying out.