Watch “Big freeze – January 1987 – weather forecast presented by Ian McCaskill”

https://youtube.com/watch?v=LB0IsvJlXVk The winter of 1987 came at the very start of solar cycle 22. I remember this winter well as the ice slide we made in the playground lasted weeks not days. It was so cold I was able to throw a bucket of water down my garden drive and it froze over to make … Continue reading Watch “Big freeze – January 1987 – weather forecast presented by Ian McCaskill”

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Watch “Atmospheric Compression Snow and Rain Events Happening Across the Planet (492)” on YouTube

Some interesting events going on as we had deeper into northern hemispheric winter. https://youtube.com/watch?v=polmLr4qRuE

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). 😁 [[5 Jan 18 - I believe this is a fair likelihood as any Sudden Stratospheric Warming [SSW] isn't happening soon and the real … Continue reading Winter 2017-18 Open Thread

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

Watch “Massive Snow Accumulation Records U.S & Canada & Greenland All Time Ice Gain (479)” on YouTube

https://youtube.com/watch?v=SRbvSFtsN_8 David with the usual run down of cold Sirius the globe. He comments on how unusual tornadoes are in November. This is not the case. According to our Severe Weather Expert Dr. Greg Forbes, the second half of October, and especially November, can often be a second season for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms. Forbes … Continue reading Watch “Massive Snow Accumulation Records U.S & Canada & Greenland All Time Ice Gain (479)” on YouTube