Watch “Hurricane Circulation Over the Arctic, August Snow Follows & 2nd Hurricane over Hudson Bay (204)”

Not sure about David's Nina projection as there doesn't appear to be enough cool water below the surface - although a multi-year El-Niná is quite possible reflecting the protracted El-Ninó which went before. Interesting times. https://youtube.com/watch?v=spD06vyL0U0

VIETNAM: 80-year-old man dies in historic cold snap

Snow falls in Nghe An Province for the first time on January 24, 2016 as temperatures drop to as low as minus five degrees Celsius. Photo: Bang Tran/VnExpress H/t Argiris Diamantis An 80-year-old ethnic man in a poor mountainous area in Nghe An failed to survive the worst cold in history earlier this week, with … Continue reading VIETNAM: 80-year-old man dies in historic cold snap

Six weeks of snow hits Vladivostok in two days

http://youtube.com/watch?v=84a44gKxQRg [The] huge snowfall in Vladivostok, Russia's Pacific capital, which was far from being the worst-hit on the country's east coast. Residents came onto the streets to assist in clearing the colossal snow fall. As we report elsewhere, a fisherman was lost on the frozen sea, after losing his way back to the shore after the … Continue reading Six weeks of snow hits Vladivostok in two days

‘Intense’ polar vortex could bring ice storm to New Territories: chill running through Hong K

History of snow falls and frost in Hong Kong show it’s not impossible it could happen again. A polar vortex is expected to hit the New Territories but could spare urban areas from frost, ice and sleet over the weekend. The Hong Kong Observatory predicts chilling conditions over the coming weekend which some internet commentators … Continue reading ‘Intense’ polar vortex could bring ice storm to New Territories: chill running through Hong K

Watch “GFS 11/01 00z Stratospheric warming propagation @Recretos”

This is an amazing animation of the Stratospheric Warming now being forecast by the GPS model made by @Rectos Here is my animation of the 00z GFS, showing the downard propagation of the warming in 3D, from 10mb downwards. Looks like a wave 1 displacement SSW beginning. but of course only in the models atm, in … Continue reading Watch “GFS 11/01 00z Stratospheric warming propagation @Recretos”

Watch “Atmospheric Compression Events Globally First Half 2015 | Mini Ice Age 2015-2035 (113)”

David with another round up of the year's events, some of which have been covered at this site already. http://youtube.com/watch?v=2_Khr5YO420