Interesting to see the latest MJO with a definite strong signal for phases 5 and 6 in February (see below).
Whilst being conscious of confirmation bias, this could be the first signal of some pattern change later in the month.
Here's the phase 6 MJO for February. The green colours shows higher
And so bring on February! That's the final month of meteorological winter, so we've nearly done it, just got to hang in there!
These are your 5 Weather Things To Know for this week...
1. Windy: It will b breezy at times, a risk of severe gales in northern Scotland, especially Tuesday