Winter 2017-18 Open Thread

This is the place for any tips, observations and general chat. This thread will be left open until next spring (and if winter prolongs like 2013 it'll stay a bit longer). 😁 I'll also try and keep a weekly diary of the weather which starts below and throw in some images where I can. The … Continue reading Winter 2017-18 Open Thread


Watch “Twelfth And Final Winter 2017/18 Update”

Interesting that November 1950 comes up, one Joe Bastardi has mentioned in the past few weeks. A synopsis of the video can be found below. The twelfth update beings with a final look at the Oceans and ENSO. La Nina has continued to strengthen across all regions of the Equatorial Pacific Ocean. We now … Continue reading Watch “Twelfth And Final Winter 2017/18 Update”

Australia: Cold snap wipes out $180m worth of Crops

November 21, 2017 1:00pm FROSTS have wiped as much as $180 million from the value of Victoria’s winter crop. That’s the early estimate from the Victorian Government after the late spring snap ripped across western and central Victoria this month, causing extensive damage to wheat and legumes. Some Western District growers have reported their whole … Continue reading Australia: Cold snap wipes out $180m worth of Crops