Cooler times ahead. Heavy rain for the Mid Atlantic through the weekend.

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.

Weather pattern change for the eastern US will lead to gradually cooler days and increase rain.

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.

Sizzling summer heat continues into the weekend! Also a look at rain fall and who’s drying out.

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.

Heat wave intensifies mid week through the weekend.

Tuesday July 18th was a typical mid summer day across much of the south east with thunderstorms (some intense) erupting over The Carolina’s and Virginia due to an upper low aloft ( also known as a cold pool aloft) giving better instability with little to no CAP in the atmosphere. I hope those who did… Continue reading Heat wave intensifies mid week through the weekend.

Heat wave getting underway. Looks to last into the weekend.

Mid Summer finally here and with that high heat and humidity is often present. In this blog I’m going to go over how things are looking for the South East and give you an idea of what to expect. First lets take a look at the composite map showing the upper level heights ( thick… Continue reading Heat wave getting underway. Looks to last into the weekend.