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
Next we take a look at the Atlantic basin, we’ll notice whats left of Irma over the south eastern US while Jose is in the south west Atlantic still spinning about. The Euro as well as the GFS both bring Jose close to the Carolina’s (more so the Outer Banks) but this is way to… Continue reading Update on the Tropics
Weekly outlook for 8/20 to 8/27… eclipse week! We hope everyone gets to enjoy the rare total eclipse of 2017, as the moon’s shadow moves across the US. Tag #stormsquad to share your images with us! As for the rest of the week, temperatures will linger over the eastern half of the US through mid… Continue reading Weekly Outlook (8/20-8/27)
Another week of stalled fronts along the southern US and cooler weather continues for some, heats up for others later in the week and beyond. Featured image above shows high mid level moisture and storms across the deep south (noted by brighter white blobs). The image below shows today’s stalled front in the deep south.… Continue reading Weekly Outlook (August 13th-20th)
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.
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.
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.