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Amphan makes landfall

Cyclone Amphan made landfall on Tuesday evening south of Calcutta. The closest SYNOP report from that part of India in this plotted 12 UTC...

UKMO playing it a little too cool?

The Met Office are playing it cool about issuing a warning for the forecast strong winds associated with low Gudrun later this week. Met...

Wave cloud off the Pennines

I notice that in the this mornings combined visible & IR satellite imagery there’s a little bit of wave cloud being generated in the...

Friday’s low

Nothing particularly unusual about Friday’s low for May. The ECMWF hires model has it’s minimum central pressure at around 970 hPa at midnight on...

Rainfall 17-18 May 2020

Sunday wasn’t half as bad as it was forecast to be that the NWP models in the lead up to this weekend across Easter...

Mid month climate report

Over halfway through May and it looks like this: Temperatures have been a little under average for the month so far particularly in the...

Tropical Storm Arthur just scrapes in

Arthur has just scraped in as a tropical storm this morning, that’s because Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft measured (estimated) a two minute mean...