Weekly outlook 9/17-9/24

Rising temperatures for the central US eastward this week! When see dips coming into the western US we know a ridge is about to build either in the central US or eastern US and indeed model simulations have this happening (trough ridge pattern) west to east into the whole week! so If you like warmth… Continue reading Weekly outlook 9/17-9/24

Weather game changer on the way for the eastern US

The image above shows us moisture in the mid atmosphere (shown in yellows and greens) while dry air is shown in brown. We can see what’s left of once Hurricane Irma spinning over the east central US but she’s on her way out over the next few days off to the north east. Notice up… Continue reading Weather game changer on the way for the eastern US

Rain returning to the South East and Southern Plains into the weekend

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

A look at the week ahead ( July 17-22 ) 2017

  (One can click on the images to enlarge them) The right image is the European Model (or ECMWF, European Centers for Medium Weather Forecast) the leading Global model in forecasting, behind that is the GFS (or USA model) So right image we see today’s map. That stalled front we talked about in recent blogs… Continue reading A look at the week ahead ( July 17-22 ) 2017

Taking a look into late July 2017

Heat wave continues across much of the country, it is mid summer after all. I bet some a lot of people have been wondering when will the heat break? At least some relief. Well that is currently the situation for some in the North East and Great Lakes, and parts of the west where the… Continue reading Taking a look into late July 2017