Thursday, October 18, 2018

What I'm Watching

What I'm Watching

Polar Vortex its nothing new. Looks like some people remember the word from last winter.

I have had several questions about the Polar Vortex and that they have read it will be bringing us deep snow at the end of this month. It looks like some writers remember the word polar vortex from last winter. The polar Vortex naturally forms during the Autumn builds in area size and depth of cold temperatures during the winter...

Ex Hurricane Leslie will bring some wet and windy weather conditions.

Ex Hurricane Leslie will bring some wet and windy conditions into the UK during Friday and Saturday. Ireland will be in the path for the highest winds and heaviest rain where gusts of wind could reach 80 mph. West coast England, Wales and North East England and Scotland will also be effected by this storm. For ourselves we can expect...

Watching Saturday carefully for heavy rain and cool temperatures

I am watching Saturday carefully, it is looking like it could be a very wet day with heavy rain and feeling very cool. There is still time it could change but this is how it's looking at the moment. At the moment it looks like a cold front will bring rain moving into the area Friday night. It then looks...

High pressure settles our weather down next week

High pressure will build over the UK next week to settle our weather down and to bring dry conditions, with lighter winds. Taking a look at the GEFS graph it's showing the temperature will be quite a bit below average but will be dry. After the 26th September we could see a brief rise in the temperature until around the...

Significant storm could arrive into the UK during Sunday.

Over the next few day we have a lot of rain and windy conditions to come. But it's looking like there could be a significant storm arriving into the UK during Sunday. We are still 80 hours away at the time of writing before the storm starts to arrive. The track of this storm is still uncertain and it will...

unseasonably strong sometime during late Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th.

I have mentioned in previous post that we could have a storm of our own Monday, Tuesday next week. Storm Helene looks like it will be moving towards the UK. It is still too far away to say what exact path the storm will take and where the centre of the storm will be. The centre looks like it...

Very stormy, mid Atlantic with Hurricanes.

A few day's ago I chatted about the Hurricane season that is underway and I said I will be watching it carefully. If you look at this latest satellite images you can clearly see some hurricanes and Tropical Storms. Florence the largest hurricane in many years that is about to arrive in South East North America. Size wise its larger...

Hurricane season underway

It looks like the Hurricane season is now well and truly underway. Hurricanes begins to develop off the West Coast of Africa when a cluster of thunderstorms known as a tropical disturbance appears over the Tropical ocean. With high humidity, warm sea surface temperatures and light winds this is the ingredients for the making of tropical storms and some...

Turning unsettled and cooler later this week.

Later this week we will notice it becoming cooler and unsettled. Lower pressure and a pool of cooler air will move down from the North during Thursday. It looks like it will stall not moving far for a couple of days only slowly moving eastwards during the weekend. There will be some rain associated with it, mainly in the...

All change for the start of Autumn.

Good morning, well our meteorological Autumn started today. A change as taken place over the last couple of days. we have had a wind shift and the wind is now coming from the an easterly direction once again. Most of the Summer the dominate wind direction was from the East and when August arrived a shift took place bringing...