Month: October 2017
Video: Tuesday’s Look Ahead – Amplified Patterns, Siberian Snow Cover and the MJO
CFS NAO leading us astray?
Interesting signals from the CFS NAO forecasts, and they aren't backing up our November and December ideas. Look how despite a brief dip into negative territory in mid to late November (inidcating some cooler spells) the NAO then goes strongly positive through much of December and into early January. This positive
Model monkey’s beware!
A good example this afternoon of why observations remain critically important when weather forecasting. It's a lesson I try to drum into new forecasters during my MSc Applied Meteorology & Climatology lectures as part of my role as Honorary lecturer at the University of Birmingham. Here is the radar from this afternoon,