Met Eirrean

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 Friday. They forecast the low itself will skirt wide of the northwest …

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A tricky question

I wonder how far Met Eireann would get if they treated the people who lived in countries Mayo or Donegal like the Met Office treat the people who live in the north and west of Scotland?

Storm naming game gets even more farcical

The Spanish Met Service AEMET have surprised everyone in naming this weekend’s low storm Jorge, which as far as I can see won’t impact Spain with much in the way of severe weather at all.

Strong winds but which are they blowing?

Thursday is shaping up to be an interesting day with all the NWP models at sixes and sevens about exactly what track low Clara is taking

Warning systems – which is the most helpful?

I’m quite sure that in the near future the warnings system will be run by computers interrogating mesoscale NWP models and issuing warnings automatically using a GIS based system.

Sorry for the delay…

Storm Atiyah is on it’s way for Sunday – but it won’t threaten Northern Ireland.

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