12/22/2018, 9:05 am EST

The Wettest 12 Months on Record in NC, MD, WV and PA & Why.

Regional warmer than normal ocean surfaces in the Gulf of Mexico, subtropical East Pacific and western North Atlantic contributed to a climate pattern leading to the wettest 12-months on record for North Carolina, Maryland, West Virginia and Pennsylvania.
12/18/2018, 7:09 am EST

Stratospheric Warming Event Causes Russian Chill

An immense stratospheric warming event will cause emergence of intense arctic air over Central Russia. Will this air mass widen and stretch to North America? For the moment, the evidence is against that possibility.
12/13/2018, 3:47 pm EST

Is The Atlantic Multi-decadal Oscillation Changing?

The November 2018 Atlantic multi-decadal oscillation was one of the coolest monthly observations during the last 20 years which otherwise has featured mostly very warm values. Is the warm cycle of the AMO about to change phase? If so prevailing climate changes (drier summers over crop areas) across North America and Europe are likely. Lowering number of hurricanes, given a cooler North Atlantic would also occur.
12/11/2018, 9:23 am EST

Super Rain Storm Ahead for NE Argentina to SE Brazil

A stalled frontal system coupled with 2 short waves of energy in the upper atmosphere expand an already heavy rainfall event generated in northeast Argentina lasting into the weekend. Flash flooding a certainty with this event.