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The 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit the southern coastline of the country of Mexico this morning local time, Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020. It was felt from the capital Mexico city as well, 400 miles away. The epicenter was near the town of Coyul, 31 km (approx. 20 miles) from the city of San Miguel del Puerto, […]
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Please read the Contest participation guides and Rules here. Week 22 of 2020 (May 25th – May 31st) – the highest number of votes received. 1st place – WINNER: Alexandru Andrei Micu – 555 votes “Alba Iulia, Romania-29 May 2020” by Alexandru Andrei Micu 2nd place: Stavros Kesedakis – 429 votes “A large and relatively […]
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After a relatively cold period in many parts of Europe this month, the summer heat is finally arriving this week. Strong blocking pattern establishes over west-central and southwestern Europe, leading into much warmer to locally hot weather through the remainder of June. There has been near record-breaking heat over Scandinavia last week. WARM ADVECTION INTO […]
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*EXTREME* Siberian #heatwave – Verhojansk hits +38.0 °C = 100.4 °F and shatters all-time heat record of the Arctic Circle
A northeastern Siberian town Verkhojansk likely set a record for the highest temperature ever documented in the Arctic Circle. A historic heatwave has developed over Arctic Russia this month – Siberia is literally on fire! The fire season started earlier. Additionally, extreme heat with temperatures near or above 35 °C is expected to continue through […]
An unusually large Saharan dust cloud is moving across the Atlantic. It will reach Carribeans and the southern United States by the end of the week!
Saharan dust cloud events across the Atlantic Ocean are not uncommon. But currently, there is a massive Saharan dust cloud moving across the Atlantic Ocean, and it will reach the southern United States by the end of the week. Strong thunderstorms and convective systems over Africa, sometimes create massive dust storms. If the pressure […]
A rather deep surface cyclone will develop over the eastern North Atlantic this weekend, developing widespread severe winds into part of western Europe. Severe winds are likely to spread across Ireland and Scotland on Saturday. High waves are also expected along the western and southwestern coastal areas. STRONG DEPRESSION OVER THE NORTH ATLANTIC The […]
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Please read the Contest participation guides and Rules here. Week 21 of 2020 (May 18th – May 24th) – the highest number of votes received. 1st place – WINNER: Danijel Palčić – 353 votes “Spectacular shelf cloud approaching Lun, Pag Island, Croatia, 2.10.2019.” by Danijel Palčić 2nd place: Brad Hannon – 302 votes “The Octopus […]
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It has been quite an interesting pattern over a large part of Europe lately. The upper-level lows are playing the main role for our weather this month – it is rather unstable in many areas. However, the pattern acts this way due to a strong blocking ridge across the North Atlantic, which extends also over […]
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Please read the Contest participation guides and Rules here. Week 20 of 2020 (May 11th – May 17th) – the highest number of votes received. 1st place – WINNER: Danijel Palčić – 566 votes “Escape from the storm. Island of Pag, Croatia, 17.5.2018” by Danijel Palčić 2nd place: Bastian Werner – 404 votes “Long lived […]
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While most of the European continent is rather struggling with very warm or hot weather lately, there is a powerful warm advection underway across western Russia. Very high temperatures are being pushed into the Arctic circle! Yesterday, June 9th, station Nizhnyaya Pesha (Russia), which is located at 66.7 °N, hit +30.3 °C. A hot day […]
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