Despite the early heatwave it has been for the most part an increasingly poor wet summer, highlighted best by the Central England Temperatures which have been going down; Further north, it has of course been far wetter, however nothing like in Western Norway where it's been very wet in some places for 70 out of … Continue reading Norway’s Washout Summer, Farmers Despair at rain, rain, rain
The only sound you are most likely to hear is a combination of ice crunching up against the hull of the ship that hosts scientists screaming to be saved from the "rotten" ice after another public funded jaunt to gleefully watch it "melt" has give horribly wrong. Again And again And again https://youtube.com/watch?v=R00G48OAuMM As Ron … Continue reading Watch “Arctic Is Screaming! – Telling Scientists To Shut Up”
Wikipedia Was Edvard Munch seized by panic at the sight of "screaming clouds?" I was walking along the street with two friends – and the sun set. Suddenly, the sky turned blood-red and I felt a shiver of sadness. A feeling of oppressive pain in my breast.“ This is how the Norwegian painter Edvard Munch described the … Continue reading Meteorologists explain The Scream
Image via Finish Meteorological Institute No need to take out the sunscreen just yet. The weather forecast for next week calls for great October weather… in May. Southern Finland will face the beginning of the week in chilly conditions. Cold breezes from the Arctic Ocean will sweep through the country on Monday and Tuesday, which could … Continue reading Finland: Is it fall, winter or spring?
It seems the late winter is still biting hard (bold added); Norway is currently under an amount of snow extremely rare for late spring, with up to half a metre of snow falling in areas outside of Oslo. Snowfall during Wednesday night caused traffic delay Thursday, and so much snow has fallen that Oslo residents … Continue reading Norwegians take skis out of storage after freak snowfall. Coldest night on record